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What Are the Risks of Not Using Secure Messaging Apps

Secure messaging apps protect sensitive communication and security threats for boards. When a directors leaves…

What is Board Governance?

Explore the basics of board governance and learn about different governance models & frameworks companies…

Sample Board Resolution: A Template for Recording Board Decisions

Board decisions must be officially recorded through board resolutions. Use our sample resolution template as…

5 Essential Board Meeting Procedures

Adopting board meeting procedures ensures directors are prepared & that their time is used effectively.

What Should You Include in Board Packs?

Deciding what to include in board packs requires good judgement, project management & communication. Read…

Boardroom Meeting Basics: What You Should Know

If you’ve never participated in a Boardroom meeting, you probably have questions about what to…

Virtual AGMs: Will the 2020 Proxy Season Lead to Watershed Adoption?

Enshrined in corporate governance codes worldwide, the Annual General Meeting (AGM) is a central pillar…

Board Diversity in the Middle East: A Push For Progress

Diverse boards pay dividends – often literally. There is a growing body of evidence demonstrating…

The Corporate Governance Outlook In The Middle East For 2020

The Middle East is a diverse and fascinating region. A century of rapid development built…

Non-Profit Board Evaluations and Self-assessments

Non-Profit Board Evaluations and Self-assessments in the UK Non-profit organisations in the UK perceive vast…

Huawei – GDPR Corporate Governance Challenges to Businesses

  The UK government’s decision, announced on 28 January 2020, to allow Huawei to be…