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Modern Governance: Powering Organisations at the Speed of Business

Governance has struggled to keep pace with today’s business landscape. The world we live in…

The Audit Committee and Increased Liability for UK Boards

    Increased Liability for Boards of Directors Under UK Audit Reforms? A…

Financial Reporting Council and Corporate Governance Review

The Financial Reporting Council UK (FRC) Replaced A series of comprehensive reviews…

Board Members and Board Strategic Planning Process

For an effective board strategic planning process, board members should break it down into several…

What is Conflict of Interest?

What Does Conflict of Interest Mean? Conflict of interest is a…

Board Software and Secure Communication

  In October 2018, an information leak to the press from…

Good Corporate Governance Practices and Examples

The new 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code, released on 16 July…

An Effective Board of Directors

Characteristics of An Effective Board One of the formative thinkers in modern…

Main Fiduciary Duties of UK Company Directors

A recent UK court decision shows just how important the…

Board Meeting Minutes Best Practices and Guidelines

Guidelines for Board Meeting Minute Taking In order to keep the courtroom…