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Nonprofit Board Succession Planning

For those who have served on nonprofit boards for several years, it’s likely that they’ve…

Top Five Corporate Governance Best Practices

As a corporate secretary or other governance professional, your approach to board undertakings is likely…

Role of the Audit Committee in Corporate Governance

The role of the audit committee forms the cornerstone for effective corporate…

Purpose of the Board Development Committee

Invariably, all board directors will take their board seats having various levels of board and…

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…