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Why Your Board Should Switch to a Board Management Software With Chat

Do any of your acquaintances enjoy photography? You may know more than one individual who…

What Is a Board Assessment Survey?

A quality board is important to shareholders and stakeholders. In these days of economic volatility,…

Board Portals as Committee Management Software

Every year, more boards are realizing the benefits of implementing a board portal. What many…

Why Boards Need to Pay Attention to Cybersecurity

Financial regulators and lawmakers have directed much of their recent attention to high-profile cybersecurity incidents.

Board Portals as Board Collaboration Software

Good collaboration lays the foundation for productive group work. Collaboration is a necessary and important…

How to Get Your Board to Use Better Secure Communications Practices

Do your communication practices, or those of your colleagues and directors, pose risks to your…

What Is the Relationship Between Corporate Governance & Sustainability?

Good governance is not only important for corporations, it’s important for society. To begin with,…

Sustainability and ESG for the Board of Directors

Some very important issues are causing environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues…

What Is the Board’s Role in Developing Business Models?

The business model is how the board works to create and distribute…

Risk Management Plans for the Board of Directors

The board’s main role in risk management is strategic planning and oversight. For better or…