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Crisis Prevention: How to Gear Up Your Board for Cyber Attacks

Only about half of UK companies have a cyber attack response plan in place. Boards…

Collaboration Technology Is The Force For Boardroom Productivity

Corporate governance experts agree that collaboration is the key to boardroom productivity, and collaboration technology…

Private Companies: Managing Corporate Governance Compliance With Board Portal

The largest private companies in the UK will need to show compliance with the UK…

How Boards of Directors Should Evaluate Their Own Performance

There is not enough healthy tension on UK boards, analysts say. Boards of Directors and…

Six Days With Board Directors From The World’s Largest Companies – Here’s What I Learned

At Diligent, we have the good fortune of serving nearly 500,000 board directors around the…

How Can Boards of Directors Communicate Rapidly After a Data Breach?

Boards of directors must assure notification after cyber attacks. Nearly all data protection regulation across the…

Board Management Software and Going Paperless

Some Board of directors in the UK continue to use printed paper in…

Common Communication Mistakes To Avoid As A Board Of Directors

Organisational cultures lead to different styles of communication, and a Board of Directors must transcend…

Why Should Boards Be Conducting Board Evaluations?

The UK Corporate Governance Code recommends that FTSE 350 companies have…

Cybersecurity – The Disconnect Between the Chief Information Security Officer and the Board

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) need to better communicate strategies and initiatives to board members. UK…