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Best Practices for Board Committees

If board presidents could choose one of the top changes they’d like to make to…

The Role of Board Committees

There’s no shortage of items on a corporate board’s agenda. With so many pressures coming…

The Board’s Involvement in Financial Accounting

A corporate board of directors essentially has two areas of responsibility pertaining to financial accounting.

Best Practices for Shareholder Activism

In past years, activists had a reputation for being corporate raiders. Times are changing, and…

Corporate Governance and Shareholder Activism

Corporate governance is a mutually accepted set of practices and principles for running successful corporations.

How to Write a Motion for a Board Meeting

The best three words to characterize a well-written board meeting motion are…

How to Improve Meeting Efficiency With Board Management Software

Have you ever attended a meeting that simply wasn’t up to snuff? Of course you…

Why Your Board of Directors Needs a Board Portal

Manual and paper processes are being eliminated in nearly every aspect of business. Standard board…

What Boards Should Be Planning for in 2019

It may be difficult for some to fathom that it has been an entire decade…

Using Board Portal Technology for ESG Performance Tracking

If ever you find yourself pondering just how substantially governance and the expectations…