In Part 6 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we discuss the most important (and often-overlooked) step of the assessment process: taking action on results.
In this episode, Megan Baier outlines expert guideline for board minutes: What should boards be thorough and when does it pay to be brief?
In his latest article for C-Suite Magazine, TK Kerstetter explores the rise of build-to-fit committees—from ‘Digital Transformation’ to ‘Sustainability’ committees.
In this episode, Cindy Fields shares her experience serving on four company boards to discuss: How can boards be more effective?
As investors place a laser-focus on board composition and shareholder engagement, how can boards improve their evaluation process? Their disclosure?
As part of Nasdaq’s #BoardroomTrivia series, our own TK Kerstetter will appear on a short video segment filmed live from the Nasdaq MarketSite (October 2 @ 12:15 ET).
In this episode, Alex Schmelkin outlines several approaches boards can take to better understand the digital landscape and their company’s “end user”.
Panel discussions at Equilar’s Board Leadership Forum revealed a common thread: What do investors want to see from boards? How can directors engage more effectively?
In this episode, Doug Chia discusses the expectations that proxy advisors (and various other stakeholder groups) have for corporate boards.
The latest issue of Corporate Board Member Magazine takes a deep dive on everything from ESG to activism. In this post, we share quotes from just a few of the Q3 articles.
This father-daughter duo (serving on separate boards) explains how the life lessons learned at home translated to successful careers in board service.
In Part 5 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we discuss the factors to consider when selecting an internal or external facilitator.
In this episode, Jon Lukomnik discusses IRRCi survey findings on board refreshment and age diversity, among other hot-button issues.
Major index providers are cracking down on companies with multi-class stock. Our legal experts at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati discuss the implications.
This half-day forum hosted by Equilar will tackle topics related to strategy, board refreshment, executive compensation, shareholder engagement, board oversight expectations, and more.
This half-day forum hosted by Equilar will mirror the East Coast event, which tackles topics related to strategy, board refreshment, executive compensation, shareholder engagement, board oversight expectations, and more.
In Part 4 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we discuss why a multi-year roadmap allows boards to get the most out of their assessment process and limits ‘evaluation fatigue’.
In this article, we look back at 2016 investor confidence levels in boards, audit committees, and U.S. companies (via CAQ’s Main Street Investor Survey). What will 2017 results bring?
This PwC webcast will help boards and management to develop an integrated cybersecurity risk management program that builds trust with various stakeholders.
As part of Nasdaq’s #BoardroomTrivia series, TK Kerstetter will appear on an interactive broadcast filmed live from the Nasdaq MarketSite (9/11 @ 12:15 ET).
In this episode, Julie Daum and Caroline Tsay introduce Next Gen Board Leaders, a new community designed to highlight the value of young directors.
From Equilar’s Spring 2017 edition of C-Suite Magazine, we offer a high-level recap of major topics, familiar faces, and quotable tidbits.
In this episode, Dr. Richard Leblanc shifts boards’ attention to “tone at the bottom.” What kind of customer interactions or cultural practices could put the company at risk?
We share the answers to our May #BoardroomTrivia questions on the impact of Sarbanes-Oxley. Watch the full Facebook LIVE segment here.
Granville Martin (SVP & GC, Society for Corporate Governance) discusses the main components of ESG oversight and what boards can do to keep pace.
Paula Loop, Leader, PwC’s Governance Insights Center, joins host TK Kerstetter to discuss… The Board’s Role Before, During & After an Acquisition.
In Part 2 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we examine the obstacles in today’s boardrooms. Why aren’t boards reaping the intended benefits?
Ron Schneider, Director of Corporate Governance Services at Donnelley Financial Solutions, joins host TK Kerstetter to discuss… When & Why Proxy Votes Are Becoming Increasingly Important to Boards.
In Part 1 of our Board Evaluations Blog Series, we discuss the role of board evaluations in today’s boardrooms and why investors are devoting special attention.
Alicia Ritcey, Reporter & Analyst for Bloomberg News, joins host TK Kerstetter to discuss… What It’s Like to Cover Today’s Boardrooms.
PwC’s Governance Insights Center is hosting a webcast to discuss how cyber threats are evolving and what directors can do to manage these risks in a digital world.
The Society for Corporate Governance is hosting its 2017 National Conference from June 28 to July 1 in San Francisco. See what speakers and topics are on the agenda.
David Larcker, Senior Faculty at Stanford University’s Rock Center for Corporate Governance, joins host TK Kerstetter to discuss what Recent Research Reveals About Board Evaluations & Composition.
PwC’s Governance Insights Center is hosting a complimentary webcast to recap President Trump’s first 100 days in office. From the potential dismantling of the Affordable Care Act to a new SEC chair, the webcast will discuss the impact on companies and boards.
As part of Nasdaq’s #BoardroomTrivia series, our own TK Kerstetter will appear on a short video segment filmed live from the Nasdaq MarketSite (June 5th, 12:15 ET).
Catherine Bromilow, Partner with PwC’s Governance Insights Center, joins host TK Kerstetter of “Inside America’s Boardrooms” to discuss… How Your Board Can Influence Risk Related to Company Culture.
The CAQ’s Cindy Fornelli joins TK Kerstetter and Brad Smith to discuss three milestone boardroom ‘anniversaries’. Don’t miss the live segment on May 2 around 12:15 ET.
PwC’s Governance Insights Center is hosting a complimentary webcast to explore how the presidential shift in power is impacting regulatory environment and the corporate governance landscape now several months after the inauguration.
As part of Nasdaq’s new #BoardroomTrivia series, host TK Kerstetter will appear on a short video segment filmed live from the Nasdaq MarketSite (April 18, 11:00 ET).
In our most recent episode on shareholder activism, Greg Taxin outlines three ways that boards can minimize their risk of becoming an activist target.
The Society for Corporate Governance (New York Chapter) will host a roundtable discussion to further explore the impact of the Trump Administration on the boardroom.
Watch Now: PwC’s Governance Insights Center hosted a complimentary webcast to explore how President Trump’s priorities and policies will impact corporate governance.
Watch Now: The recent webcast titled, “Answering Investors’ Calls for Transparency,” outlines effective practices for shareholder engagement and the proxy statement. Special focus is given to topics like CEO pay and board composition.
Equilar, a leading provider of board intelligence solutions, will host a complimentary webinar (February 9) on board composition and succession. We outline the context for this important topic and share registration details.
Cindy Fornelli, Executive Director for the Center for Audit Quality, joins host TK Kerstetter to discuss… Is Your Company Prepared for the New Revenue Recognition Standard?
Will this be the year that really moves the needle? We take a quick look at new data and diversity initiatives already in motion for 2017.
For the latest edition of Equilar’s C-Suite Magazine, our own TK Kerstetter takes an aerial look at the top board governance issues for this year. What will be on the 2017 board agenda?