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How to Prepare a Proper Disclosure Plan for Shareholders

The SEC regulates disclosure requirements. The disclosures require reports…

How to Create a Succession Planning List

Succession planning is one of the higher priorities of board director duties.

Retiring or Departing Board Director Checklist

Sooner or later, all board directorships come to an end. It’s critical for boards to…

How to Create a CEO Compensation Package

Good governance and well-established policies that align closely with the corporation’s overall goals and objectives…

Six Days with Board Directors from the World’s Largest Companies – Here’s What I Learned (Part 2 of 3)

If you would like to read pt. 1 of Brian’s…

How to Use Board Management Software to Better Protect Data

Winter is coming. As it approaches, people in many locales routinely check that they’re prepared…

What Is the Function of a Nonprofit Board of Directors?

Private companies and governmental entities don’t begin to fulfill many of the services that the…

The Importance of Nonprofit Board Management Software

A host of things differentiate nonprofits from for-profit corporations. One of the things that unite…

How to Conduct an Executive Board Meeting

Board meetings of every kind require order. The very nature of board meeting protocols can…

How Technology Can Improve Board Governance

In general, governance is important to all types of organizations — public, private and…