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February 11, 2021

Corporate Leadership as the ‘Fourth Branch of Government’: How Boards Can Build Public Trust

Corporations are increasingly called upon to rebuild the pillars of social stability. As their co...

By Karl V. Hopkins

February 9, 2021

GNDI Survey Highlights How COVID-19 Will Reshape Corporate Governance

In August, NACD launched a survey on behalf of the Global Network of Director Institutes to ask d...

By Andrew Lepczyk

February 4, 2021

Pandemic, Digital, and Talent Concerns Dominate 2021’s Top Risks

A new global survey from Protiviti highlights how COVID-19, digital and talent concerns, the econ...

By Jim DeLoach

February 3, 2021

Fink’s 2021 Letter Highlights New Issues, New Priorities for Boards

Larry Fink’s 2021 letter to CEOs, part of which focuses on a new goal of achieving net-zero...

By Friso van der Oord

February 2, 2021

Three Steps Boards Can Take to Make Headway on DE&I

If DE&I initiatives weren’t routinely discussed in your boardroom before last summer&#...

By Maria Moats

January 28, 2021

Keep One Eye on Pandemic Fallout, One on the Longer Term, Says Global Risks Report 2021

The Global Risks Report 2021, prepared by the World Economic Forum in collaboration with Marsh &#...

By Richard Smith-Bingham

January 27, 2021

What a Biden White House Might Mean for Boards

A renewed focus on regulation by the new presidential administration will have distinct implicati...

By Alexandra R. Lajoux

January 26, 2021

US 2021 Cyber Agenda May Affect Liability, Disclosure, and Enforcement

As boards seek to oversee cyber risk, they must take stock of the complex and varying types of cy...

By Christopher Hetner and Robert Peak