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How to Compare Board Portal Vendors

Perhaps your board has finally decided that they can’t function any longer without a board…

Creating an ESG Plan

People from every facet of family, society and business are becoming increasingly concerned about the…

How to Improve Board Effectiveness

As regulators and legislators hold boards of directors more accountable for their duties and responsibilities,…

Improving Governance With Enterprise Governance Management Technology

Think of the resources you use in your career as a corporate secretary/governance professional.

How to Prepare a Proper Disclosure Plan for Shareholders

The SEC regulates disclosure requirements. The disclosures require reports…

How to Create a Succession Planning List

Succession planning is one of the higher priorities of board director duties.

Retiring or Departing Board Director Checklist

Sooner or later, all board directorships come to an end. It’s critical for boards to…

How to Create a CEO Compensation Package

Good governance and well-established policies that align closely with the corporation’s overall goals and objectives…

Six Days with Board Directors from the World’s Largest Companies – Here’s What I Learned (Part 2 of 3)

If you would like to read pt. 1 of Brian’s…

How to Use Board Management Software to Better Protect Data

Winter is coming. As it approaches, people in many locales routinely check that they’re prepared…

What Is the Function of a Nonprofit Board of Directors?

Private companies and governmental entities don’t begin to fulfill many of the services that the…