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Directors’ Duties and the Meaning of Conflict of Interest

The UK Companies Act makes avoidance of conflict of interest a specific duty of all…

Software for the Company Secretary and the Benefits

The complex and challenging role of the Company Secretary needs robust support.

8 Board Minute Taking Tips

Board minutes are a historical record of an organisation, what it…

How Boards Can Boost Good Corporate Governance

In January 2019, the new UK Corporate Governance Code came into effect. Boards should take…

The Company Secretary Of The Future

This article was written by Dottie Schindlinger, VP/Governance Technology Evangelist at Diligent &…

4 Big Issues That Will Keep UK Board Members Busy in 2019

As 2018 has drawn to a close, we can look back on a turbulent year…

How UK Boards Can Build a Cyber Security Culture

Building a cyber security culture is one of the critical factors in protecting a UK company…

Why Should Private Companies Invest in Board Management Software?

UK private companies are trying to transition to good governance, but the change is challenging.

Enterprise Governance Management, Improving UK Board Security

UK boards still suffer from leaks and data breaches that reveal sensitive information to the…

Using Enterprise Governance Management for ESG Performance Tracking

Diligent Enterprise Governance Management solution enables boards of directors to track every aspect of ESG…