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Sample Finance Committee Charter

The finance and audit committees perform vital activities for boards of directors. While many of…

CEO Succession Planning Template

Having an effective, highly qualified CEO is critical to the success of a company’s operations…

How Canadian Cannabis Firms Should Handle Financial Statements

Have you ever begun reading a report thinking you knew what was being presented, only…

Sample Disclosure Committee Charter

Corporate boards are responsible for making financial disclosures and reports according to…

Sample Investment Committee Charter

The first step in setting up any board committee is to create a committee charter.

Creating a Compensation Committee Charter

Compensation committees were born out of the need to ensure good governance in the area…

Audit Committee Reporting Checklist

The annual audit is a complex process that must be done correctly in order to…

How Canadian Cannabis Firms Should Approach Corporate Governance

Canadian cannabis companies have been cultivating not only plants, but also expertise, as they strive…

What Is the Role of a Committee Chair?

A committee chair is a leadership position that requires specific skills as…

Best Practices for a CEO Succession Plan

Succession planning for the CEO is a basic duty of the board. The future of…