Risk Management

Boards And Management May Be Misaligned On Stakeholder Interests

Nearly half of director respondents in a new survey expressed a lack of confidence in their company’s management team's understanding of the business implications of ESG.

Welcome To The Impossibility Paradox

It's a question as old as America itself: When state and federal laws conflict, which one controls? For companies, that question is becoming essential.

The 5 Key Ransomware Questions CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs Now

In the wake of the Colonial Pipeline attack, what should you ask your CISO? Scott Howitt, CIO for cybersecurity giant McAfee, offers tips.

How Does A CFO Assess Risk Post-Pandemic?

Texas Security Bank’s Drew Keith on what lessons he’ll take forward from the past year.

The Hidden Trapdoor In M&A Deals

Third-party networks bring genuine value, but acquirers need to be cognizant of the inherent risks and bring their GCs and CCOs into the process early—rather than presenting it to them as a fait accompli.

Just Another Day For Longtime Costco CFO

Richard Galanti shares how the big-box giant has fared in the pandemic and the decisions made both before and during that helped it thrive in a crisis.

Don’t Gamble On Your Company’s Future

Hidden risks abound in the current environment. Ask your CFO these five questions to make sure you're prepared.

To Prepare For Every Possible Outcome, Try Red Teaming

An advanced how-to guide to using the U.S. military’s most powerful strategic tool.

Emerging Risks And The C-Suite: Where Have The GCs Gone?

Events unfolding in 2020 have propelled issues of risk management to the forefront of conversations. So why are some legal chiefs still sitting on the sidelines?

Lessons For A Downturn: ‘Don’t Stretch More Than You Need To’

During the last recession, PlaneSense CEO George Antoniadis steadied the fractional-jet company with simple, sensible steps—a formula he’s ready to use again.
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CEO CONFIDENCE INDEX

CEO Confidence Falls To Decade Low, But Few Predict Recession

Chief Executive’s June survey of 278 U.S. CEOs shows leading confidence indicator now at 5.5/10, the lowest reading in nearly a decade. Majority forecasts worsening conditions in the year ahead, though not a recession.