Directors must carefully consider how ESG—environmental, social, and governance—investment functions within their company, as well as how the company’s operations and choices may impact investment by institutions and other prominent stakeholders, writes FTI Consulting's Jay Frankl.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 4:25 pm
What do boards need to know about blockchain? Here are the basics, according to PwC's Paula Loop.
Posted: September 13, 2018, 4:17 pm
The stock market’s response to PepsiCo’s recent announcement that long-time CEO Indra Nooyi would retire shows that even when a company has a good succession process in place and selects a replacement who is fairly well-known to the market, investors will assign risk to the change and stock price will decline accordingly. The fact is, […]
Posted: September 11, 2018, 3:37 pm
More than ever, directors are acutely aware that culture plays a role in delivering outcomes—both good and bad—for their companies. Protiviti's Jim DeLoach weighs in on what boards can do to improve those outcomes.
Posted: September 6, 2018, 5:41 pm
“The CEO did what?” While this question may be popping up in boardrooms a lot lately, corporate reputation crises are not new. Companies have long faced risks associated with their operations—risks that a process, product, or service will result in injury, real or imagined—which can result in reputational harm. However, with the increasing use of […]
Posted: September 4, 2018, 7:04 pm
NACD Chief Marketing Officer Henry Stoever considers how boards can empower executives as they navigate disruption.
Posted: August 30, 2018, 6:55 pm
Does your board have the right people and processes in place to meet your company's needs? According to KPMG's Dennis T. Whalen, the lead director can lead the charge to make sure the pieces are in place for success.
Posted: August 28, 2018, 1:59 pm
Private companies are aware of changes they need to make, but have they made any moves? NACD's Barton Edgerton takes a look at recent survey results.
Posted: August 23, 2018, 3:15 pm
Is your company automating its security operations? If not, it might not be able to keep up with automated hacking, says Rapid7's Corey Thomas.
Posted: August 22, 2018, 7:15 pm
NACD President and CEO Peter Gleason reviews the concepts emerging from this year's Blue Ribbon Commission initiative.
Posted: August 21, 2018, 3:17 pm