Diligent Blog

Interview: Best Practices for Evaluating Board Performance

Hosted by Deborah Scally, Editor, NYSE Governance Services, at the New York Stock Exchange Deborah:…

Board Meeting Etiquette: Abiding by the “Board Code”

If you currently serve on a board of directors or are considering serving on a…

How Corporate Governance May Shift in Post-Brexit Europe

Brexit is more than the U.K.’s political exit from the European Union — it’s also…

How Good Is Your Corporate Governance? A Self-Assessment Checklist

Organizations around the world understand that corporate governance policies encompassing issues like board composition, cyber…

Leaving a Board: Removing Board Members, Term Limits and More

The reality of the modern board is that directors don’t just come, but also go.

How to Run an Advisory Board Meeting

Advisory boards offer a way to tap into diverse and expert advice for your organization,…

Why/How to Get Your Board to Adopt a Secure Messaging App

Despite all of the high-level risks, some board directors and administrators continue to email sensitive…

What Is Corporate Governance and Is My Organization Doing It Right?

Every executive, entrepreneur, and investor follows a distinct set of rules designed to help them…

What Is a Board Portal and Does My Board of Directors Need One?

The digitization of corporate communication has given rise to new opportunities for organizations to streamline…

Risk Management Using a Paperless Boardroom

You’ve finally decided to bring your board of directors into the 21st century by going…