boards of directors
The Board’s Role in Crisis Response
A board of directors needs to map out a crisis response, oversee it when it is put into practice, and evaluate it in the aftermath.
Outside Board Service Boosts Inside Accounting Quality
CFOs who serve on other companies' boards make significantly fewer errors in their own financial reporting.
Top Issues for Boards Heading Into 2019
Board diversity, corporate culture, and sexual harassment will be among the key discussion topics for corporate directors next year.
California to Require Women On Boards
The requirement for publicly held companies in California will be phased in over the next two years.
Index Funds Exert Growing Power Over Companies
With massive amounts of investment rolling in, index funds are increasingly driving corporate decision-making.
Cybersecurity Tops Boards’ 2018 To-Do Lists
Directors also will focus on corporate social responsibility, board composition, activist shareholders, and SEC enforcement, among other hot topics.