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Boardroom technology solutions help corporate secretaries, general counsels and board directors stay engaged and productive in the boardroom. Traditionally viewed as “just a board portal,’ board of director software solutions have evolved in recent years to include minute taking software, agenda builders, pre-filled forms, entity management solutions and more to create tools for enterprise governance management.

Software for boardrooms has become a vital part of being on a board - corporate, private or otherwise - and can help the overall process in everything from secure communication to effectively managing boardroom best practices.

Why a Board Portal Can Serve as Governance, Risk and Compliance Software

What is governance, risk and compliance (GRC), and why do businesses need GRC software? According…

What Are Board of Director Voting Procedures?

Board of director voting procedures are the way that board directors make decisions. Because corporations…

Best Practices for Board of Directors Voting

Boards of directors share a long history of meeting in person. The general concept behind…

Why You Need an Enterprise Governance Management Solution for Asset Management

Our society is changing and evolving in ways that are having a major impact on…

Why Board Portals Need Strong Board of Directors Voting Technology

When boards of directors’ encounter problems, they often have to backtrack to regain a clear…

Cybersecurity Best Practices for Your Canadian Business

Businesses of every size have to be aware of the potential for becoming a target…

What Your Private Equity Firm Can Gain From a Virtual Data Room

As other forms of investing have shown volatility or losses, private equity firms are enjoying…

The Dangers of Using Gmail for Board Communication

Someone else’s curiosity may be killing your board’s confidentiality. In the course of your job,…

Board Evaluation Template

One of the best things that’s come from the new security exchange regulations is that…

Board Assessment Technology for Your Board Evaluations

One of the hottest topics in the corporate world today is board…