Tag: succession

Leadership Succession Planning: A Sound Strategy For Stability

Studies have shown that while it remains a critically important Board function, leadership transition planning is often ignored.

The Challenges Of Replacing A Visionary CEO

The dilemma facing the boards at Microsoft, Apple or any board of directors on the departure of an innovative CEO is strategic: Do we still want to be a innovative, risk taking company?

When The CEO Dies, Should We Blame The Board?

The death of CSX Corp. CEO Hunter Harrison this past week has the corporate governance community buzzing over CEO health.

How To Onboard A New Director

Boards must be prepared to onboard new directors and facilitate a process that allows them to hit the ground running.

Board Composition Trends

With investors increasingly scrutinizing the composition, diversity and quality of boardrooms, directors serving on their board's nominating/governance committee are now in the spotlight.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.