Browse by Topic - Governance

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Imagine if Canada’s boardrooms looked like Canada? In 2010, the Canadian Board Diversity Council set a diversity target for Canadian Boards: 30% by 2018. Their established definition...
The Conference Board of Canada | Live Webinar | June 2018
Fake news. Increasing concerns around the use of personal data. Growing populism. Upheavals in government. Employee activism. Widespread disruption of industries and companies...
The Conference Board of Canada | Live Webinar | May 2018
Many professionals want to serve on non-profit boards to develop their leadership skills, to give back to the community in which they live and work, and to use as a springboard...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | March 2018
One of the most important attributes corporate secretaries seek in a director is the ability to analyze and properly respond to information received from management and other key...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 20 pages | March 2018
Peruse the main points from more than 10 roundtable discussions with stakeholders, updated regularly as new reports are produced.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 12 pages | March 2018
Product stewardship leaders and their business counterparts are increasingly recognizing that engaging and influencing external stakeholders has become a core part of protecting...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 41 pages | March 2018
Director excess compensation may be a sign of board entrenchment while an increase in overcompensation of directors reduces pay-for-performance sensitivity.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 10 pages | March 2018
Organizations can’t prevent all cyberattacks, but they can mitigate their effects. This requires enterprise risk management programs guided by a cyber-knowledgeable board and a...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 13 pages | March 2018
Board chairs preside the most powerful body in an organization: the board of directors. Yet, there is no handbook on the workings of their role and what they should do to successfully...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | January 2018
Shareholder activism around ESG issues is less well-understood than the environmental and sustainability issues themselves.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 19 pages | December 2017
Large passive investors—including Vanguard, BlackRock, and State Street Global Advisors—say the information management shares with the board is sometimes incomplete, and these...
The Conference Board, Inc. | 31 pages | December 2017
This report examines international and provincial governance and performance management structures for state-owned enterprises and Crown corporations to identify elements that...
The Conference Board of Canada | 51 pages | December 2017 | by Zoltan J. Ambrus, Michael Bassett
Le présent rapport examine les structures de gouvernance et de gestion du rendement adoptées à l’étranger et au niveau provincial pour les entreprises publiques et sociétés d’État,...
Le Conference Board du Canada | 54 pages | December 2017 | by Zoltan J. Ambrus, Michael Bassett
An effective ethics and compliance program plays an important role in the success of any organization. Corporate boards have a significant responsibility to oversee and monitor...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | December 2017
As a corporate director, your role is to contribute your expertise to help an organization prosper and better serve its stakeholders. This can be a fulfilling job! But can you...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | November 2017
This triannual journal presents original articles by global thinkers and practitioners on risk management and related matters. Authors express opinions and insights about the world...
The Conference Board of Canada | 36 pages | October 2017
Executing on a comprehensive and integrated organizational strategy is central to the board’s governance role. While directors don’t always lead the development of strategy or...
The Conference Board of Canada | Recorded Webinar | October 2017
With the aim of fostering a common understanding among market participants, we ask different types of stakeholders to consider how the role of the director has evolved, what the...
The Conference Board, Inc. | | October 2017
Active short-term investors see the job of a corporate director as one that is defined and dictated by the struggle between director primacy and shareholder primacy.
The Conference Board, Inc. | 24 pages | October 2017
Recent events worldwide prove that cyber risk impacts every element of an organization—and even the most brilliant information security expertise must be supported by a cross functional...
The Conference Board, Inc. | Webinar | September 2017
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