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Building a high-impact board – 5 rules for board engagement

Getting maximum value and improving board engagement is an increasing priority for today’s CEOs. The…

7 Steps to Ensure Secure Practices in the Boardroom

UK boards of directors must be able to provide a high level of performance. And…

UK Corporate Governance: Private Companies must “Apply or Explain”

Large private companies in the UK must, as of January 2019, report on compliance with…

Private Company Secretaries – What You Need To Know About The New Corporate Governance Regulations

As of January 2019, the largest private companies in the UK must report on compliance…

Company Secretaries Play An Integral Part In IPO Success

The decision to go public is an exciting moment for any company. It recognises that…

Boards of Directors and Examples of Conflict of Interest

Conflict of interest is a difficult concept to understand. These five examples show how it…

Top 5 Tips for Choosing Board Collaboration Software

UK Boards need board collaboration software, as effective communication is a key part of their…

How Boards Should Define Conflict Of Interest

Defining conflict of interest is a challenge, as it can take many forms. This is…

Collaborative Software – Benefits for Boards of Directors

Collaborative software provides the support UK boards need today to manage the increasing, and increasingly,…

What Are Company Directorship Responsibilities?

Directorship responsibilities are increasing, in a complex and challenging environment. Accepting a corporate directorship means…