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What is Shareholder Conflict of Interest?

Shareholder conflict of interest can be a complex issue, and one with which many directors…

Free Board Management Software and the Risks

There are many options to consider when choosing to invest in board management software. Directors often…

Risk Management: How Can UK Board Directors Mitigate Risk?

Risk management has become an important topic on the agenda for board directors, but a…

What Are the Principles of Good Corporate Governance?

Good corporate governance has always been about organisations achieving the best possible results, but the…

How To Write A Board Meeting Agenda

The responsibility for setting the board meeting agenda of a board meeting is not a…

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…