Why Your Young Company Board Needs Independent Directors

I’ve been a writer, editor, speaker, and observer on global corporate governance for 30 years now....

The Top 5 Mistakes Board Candidates Make

The Board Director space is a highly crowded and discerning vertical to not only break into, but to...

Host the perfect video board meeting

COVID-19 may have propelled us into a video-first world, but the truth is, we were already headed...

Back to the boardroom? A post-Covid plan

Slowly, unevenly, but definitely, the year of COVID trauma is starting to thaw.

The global drive to...

Performing a Board Architecture Assessment

How a Board is structured, or as I like to say, "architected," has much to do with its current and...

Board Minutes: Why They Matter

Let’s dispel a myth about board minutes straight out of the gate - they are not notes. Board...

What the Corporate Board and Climate Change Have in Common

By now, we all understand that climate change is a business issue. The way the companies think...

One-fifth of FTSE 100 still have all-white boardrooms

Diverse leadership leads to diverse thought; though this is widely acknowledged, according to The...

The role of vulnerability in the boardroom

As we’ve discussed previously, boards are typically made up of “experienced professionals”, that is...

The top 3 hallmarks of high-performance boards

Corporate boards are not all created equal. Some are run well — they have members who are engaged...