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Board Evaluations Tools, Board Assessments and Effectiveness

Building high-performance boards Board effectiveness is critical to the success of an organisation,…

Developing Corporate Governance – An Expert’s Eye On The UAE

Corporate governance and change management expert Robert L. Ford began working in…

Poor Security Practices Leave Boards Unguarded Against Cyber Security Attacks

A majority of UK businesses and charities are unprepared for cyber security attacks. Poor security…

Corporate Governance – Boards Must Learn To Explain When They Don’t Comply

The extension of compliance with the UK Corporate Governance Code to all AIM-listed companies, as…

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…

Conflict of Interest Examples for Board of Directors

Conflict of interest is a difficult concept to understand. Here are some conflict of interest…