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What Private Company Boards Need to Know About Corporate Governance

As of January 2019, the largest private companies in the UK must, according to law,…

Board Evaluation – A Board Administrator’s Perspective

The board administrator is often caught in a challenging relationship with directors who see this…

BA’s ‘Sophisticated’ Data Breach Shows Importance of Top-Level Security

Most UK companies aren’t ready for cyber-attacks, as hackers have become technically sophisticated beyond the…

The Increasing Importance of Entity Management Software

The UK Corporate Governance Code does not necessarily apply to subsidiaries and foreign entities, but…

Brian Stafford: ‘Software Has A Material Role In Improving Corporate Governance’

This article was originally posted on the LeadersLeague.com Diligent is a…

Corporate Governance Rises Up the Agenda in Dubai Boardrooms

Strong corporate governance is essential for any organisation, but it is particularly important in times…

Overcoming Barriers to Successful Board Evaluations

Board Evaluations tend to fail because most board members, including independent directors, are part of…

GRC Software – Why Is The Board Portal Market Booming?

As UK boards seek to improve the way they conduct their activities, the board portal…

What Are the Benefits of Diligent Messenger Over WhatsApp?

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

Company Secretaries Face Bumps On The Road To Digitising The Boardroom

There’s no doubt that the profile of the Company Secretary is on the rise. As…