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What Are the Benefits of Diligent Messenger Over WhatsApp?

WhatsApp is one of the most popular messaging apps today, and it uses good encryption…

Enterprise Risk Management Framework

Building an Enterprise Risk Management Framework is mandated by the UK Corporate Governance Code, and…

UK Board Meeting Protocol and Procedures

The rules governing the order at a board meeting in the UK are not defined…

5 Must Have Boardroom Tools For The Company Secretary

The role of the company secretary at UK companies has become that of governance expert,…

Are These 4 Reasons Stopping You from Switching to a Board Portal?

Boards often have so-called reasons to why they don’t adopt a high-quality board portal. These…

How to Compare Board Management Software

UK boards of directors are under increasing pressure to perform in recent years. With these…

Contrasting corporate governance in the UK, Europe and the US

Over the past century, the corporate world has grown ever smaller as globalisation has come…

Directors’ Duties and the Meaning of Conflict of Interest

The UK Companies Act makes avoidance of conflict of interest a specific duty of all…

4 Benefits Your Director Needs to Know About Company Secretarial Software

The complex and challenging role of the Company Secretary needs robust support. Company Secretarial Software,…

8 Top Tips for Stress-Free Board Meeting Minute Taking

The importance of board meeting minutes in UK law cannot be overemphasised. Should any dispute…

How Boards Can Boost Good Corporate Governance

In January 2019, the new UK Corporate Governance Code came into effect. Boards should take…