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Will New Proxy Rules Pose Board Risks?
While some experts bet they won't, D&O insurers suggest policies are worth a review. September 22, 2010
Who's in Charge Here?
Listening to shareholders is easy. Making sense of their concerns is not. September 1, 2010
So Much for "Death by Committee"
Audit committees have expanded their scope, and new rules may force them to broaden it even further. September 1, 2010
Why Succession Planning Is So Hard
As the abrupt exit of HP's CEO illustrates, it isn't easy to put the "success" in succession planning. August 19, 2010
SEC Reviewing Proxy Process
The SEC takes the first step toward a possible overhaul of the corporate proxy system. July 27, 2010
Boards: What's Your Max?
Directorships have much to offer CFOs, but companies are increasingly putting restrictions on these opportunities. July 6, 2010
More Shareholder Say on Auditors
An unrelated regulation has prompted more companies to give their investors a vote on accounting firms. June 25, 2010
The Cloud Casts a Shadow
Lured by easy, inexpensive cloud-computing services, business units are bypassing IT departments when choosing solutions, creating a rise in "shadow IT." June 15, 2010
What Your Board Is Worried About
CFOs aren't the only ones with a lot on their minds. A new study looks at board members' top concerns and their impressions of their management teams. May 28, 2010
Should CFOs Serve on Their Own Boards?
A new study finds some surprising benefits associated with CFOs who serve on their own companies' boards. May 6, 2010