Governance

SPONSORED CONTENT: How Do Stakeholders Make Investment Decisions? The IR Website’s Critical Role

With 75% of institutional investors and analysts using corporate websites on a weekly basis, it’s critical your company’s IR website engages stakeholders and effectively communicates your company’s roadmap for generating both profit and sustained growth.

The Secret to a Great Board: Vetting Your Candidates

While top corporate and institutional officials are experts at assessing issues and making fact-based decisions, considerations surrounding appointments of fellow senior leaders can present unique risks to the reputations of the decision-makers and their institutions.

A CEO’s Guide to Board Meeting Best Practices

Proper planning can help you make the most of time spent with the advisors, industry experts and investors who serve on your board.

Who Needs a CEO Anyway? This Luxury Goods Retailer Thinks it Doesn’t

Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods company behind brands including Cartier jewelery, Montblanc pens and IWC watches, has gone one better than scrapping its co-CEO model. It's decided to jettison the CEO role altogether.

Two Heads Aren’t Always Better than One, at Least at Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market has decided to press on with just one CEO, ending a six-year partnership at a time when the organic food producer is struggling with falling sales and begging the question of whether companies can thrive with two captains.

Boardroom Rabble Rousers are More Highly Valued than their Collaborative Peers

Brave directors who aren't afraid to challenge management are doing a far better job than peers who place a greater emphasis on understanding others' points of view, according to new research.

Respect for Elder CEOs is Increasing as Economy Mends

Older CEOs are staying in their jobs longer, according to new research, indicating that a generational shift that occurred in the wake of the global financial crisis has largely run its course.

Good-to-Great Boards and the Importance of Culture

Research unveils the traits shared by truly successful boards.

Is your Company’s Board Working Hard Enough?

How many days per year do your company's directors spend performing their role? If it's about a month, they probably should be working harder, according to a new guide to boards for CEOs.

4 Ways to Up Your Board of Directors’ Value Proposition

Today’s business conditions call for boards of directors to add more value to the company equation by focusing on a wider range of issues.
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CEO Confidence Remains Solid In March, But Trails 2018 Levels

Chief Executive’s most recent reading of CEO confidence in current business conditions remains flat month-over-month, at 7.3 out of 10, while confidence in future conditions decreased slightly to 6.7/10, from 6.8 in February.
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