New Report Gauges Boardroom Diversity Nationally and WorldwideIssue:
Some findings raise the question of whether “diversity fatigue” is setting in.
New Report Finds Asian Representation Lacking on Fortune 1000 BoardsIssue:
Tech boards have the most directors, but lag behind their number of Asian employees.
Maintain a Holistic Viewpoint to Bolster Company ValueIssue:
For directors, it’s essential to understand a company’s finances and anticipate future obstacles.
3 Ways to Boost Your Board’s Sustainability Learning QuotientIssue:
Success with sustainability requires directors to drive bold action in a decisive fashion.
ESG Measures Are Gaining Prominence in Executive Compensations PlansIssue:
The practice will only grow as disclosure of climate-related data becomes more commonplace.
How to Avoid Negotiating with a HackerIssue:
Advanced preparation and optimal board personnel are key if you want to avoid a cyber crisis.
The Director’s Guide to Management Equity Grant CommitteesIssue:
There is now more flexibility for Delaware corporations to delegate equity award grants to management – should they use it?
CHROs on Boards Help Companies Increase Talent EngagementIssue:
The need for hiring and retaining key employees has pushed HR to the leadership forefront.
The Endemic Era: 6 Difficult Conversations Happening in the BoardroomIssue:
Crisis management and the ability to be strategically agile are top priorities for boards.
CISOs on the BoardIssue:
A survey finds CISOs can bring needed technology experience to board.
Talking (and Thinking) Carefully about AIIssue:
To lead change, directors must become more conversant in artificial intelligence.
Five Questions Every Board Should Ask Their CISOIssue:
Preventing cybersecurity incidents means knowing how the company manages risks and protects sensitive data.
How to Think about China: A Guide for BoardsIssue:
For boards, China operations are about strategy, but also core values. Most every multinational company has a connection to China, whether in the form of supply chains, investment or economic and geopolitical risk.
Economic Volatility and Global Conflict Impact the Board AgendaIssue:
Disclosure rules and risk concerns are also on directors’ minds.
Companies Are Appointing More First-Time DirectorsIssue:
Nearly half of Fortune 500 board seats went to first-time directors in 2021.
Human Capital Is Rising on the Board AgendaIssue:
Human resources expertise on the board aids talent retention and recruitment strategies.
Many Risk Factors Affect Audit Committee PreparationIssue:
Inflation, cybersecurity and SEC proposals are on the audit committee agenda.
Cybersecurity Reporting: What Boards Should Expect from ManagementIssue:
Chief security officers must communicate cyber incidents in a straightforward, understandable fashion.
Proposed Cyber Expertise Disclosure Rules Will Challenge BoardsIssue:
The SEC’s proposal could affect public company approaches to strategy, talent and more.
Directors Must Grow Their Knowledge of BlockchainIssue:
Current board understanding of the technology is woefully low. On a scale of 1 to 10, directors’ understanding of blockchain rates at a 4.
Q2 2023 Audio
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|Lessons Learned from High-Profile Board Challenges||/sites/default/files/2023-03/BoardChallenges.mp3||8:31||nid=34203=nid|
|Think Like an Activist||/sites/default/files/2023-04/Activist.mp3||14:14||nid=34285=nid|
|The Evolution of Total Shareholder Return and Incentive Plans||/sites/default/files/2023-03/TSR.mp3||6:11||nid=34241=nid|
|Silicon Valley Bank Collapse: Lessons for Boards||/sites/default/files/2023-03/SVBCollapse.mp3||6:17||nid=34255=nid|
|The Inherent Conflict in Setting Director Pay||/sites/default/files/2023-04/DirectorPay.mp3||8:42||nid=34263=nid|
|Sitting CEOs Get the First Call||/sites/default/files/2023-04/SittingCEOs.mp3||4:03||nid=34289=nid|
|Activism Run Amok||/sites/default/files/2023-04/Activism.mp3||4:41||nid=34288=nid|
|Do Responsible Special Awards Have to Be an Oxymoron?||/sites/default/files/2023-04/SpecialAwards.mp3||6:05||nid=34271=nid|
|What Directors Are Thinking||/sites/default/files/2023-03/WDATZimmerman.mp3||5:43||nid=34171=nid|
|Chief Compliance Officers Are In the Crosshairs||/sites/default/files/2023-04/CCOs.mp3||5:21||nid=34270=nid|
|My Board Journey||/sites/default/files/2023-03/MyBoardJourneyLee.mp3||6:08||nid=34176=nid|
|Two Models of Leadership and Service||/sites/default/files/2023-04/Leadership.mp3||5:18||nid=34272=nid|
|Investors Are Becoming More Focused on Board Quality and the CEO Role||/sites/default/files/2023-04/Investors.mp3||2:05||nid=34291=nid|
|A Slow but Steady Increase in Gender Diversity on Boards||/sites/default/files/2023-04/GenderDiversity%20%281%29.mp3||1:20||nid=34292=nid|
|Culture Alignment: The Hidden Killer of M&A Success||/sites/default/files/2023-04/CultureAlignment.mp3||8:55||nid=34287=nid|
|Digital Transformation Payday||/sites/default/files/2023-04/DigitalTransformationPayday.mp3||5:14||nid=34290=nid|
|Who Should Serve on the Board When Times Get Tough?||/sites/default/files/2023-04/ToughTimes.mp3||11:19||nid=34286=nid|
|“Never Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste”||/sites/default/files/2023-02/Crisis.mp3||07:08||nid=34157=nid|
|Embattled Companies Need the Right Directors||/sites/default/files/2023-03/GoingGetsRough.mp3||6:38||nid=34167=nid|