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Company Secretaries of Private Companies and Board Effectiveness

On January 1, 2019, the largest companies in the UK must begin applying corporate governance…

6 Pain Points For Achieving Good Corporate Governance & How To Overcome Them

In the UK, corporate governance is evolving very rapidly, and boards must implement the changes…

Paperless Boards are a healthy prescription for NHS Boards

The National Health Service knows it has a paper problem. In 2013, newly appointed Health…

Boards and Managing Conflict Of Interest

Managing conflict of interest is an important part of boards of directors in the UK.

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,…

UK Board Evaluation Process and the Board Administrator

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

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…