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January 28, 2020

Wake-Up Call: Directors Must Focus on Sustainability Risks, BlackRock Letter Presses

Following the publication of BlackRock’s 2020 letter to CEOs, boards should consider their ...

By Helle Bank Jorgensen

January 27, 2020

New Report Finds Confrontations, Urgency in the 2020 Risk Environment

The World Economic Forum’s 2020 Global Risks Report reveals that confrontations and urgency...

By Richard Smith-Bingham

January 24, 2020

The Corporate Benefits of Understanding the Military

Military engagement could offer unique opportunities for directors to broaden their views of lead...

By John Bird

January 22, 2020

Why the New BlackRock Letter Matters for Boards

Larry Fink’s recent letter urged CEOs to do more to mitigate the impact of climate change a...

By Peter Gleason

January 17, 2020

New NACD Report Provides Insight into Emerging Board Matters for 2020

According to this year’s Governance Outlook report, these are the emerging matters boards s...

By Reaa Chadha

January 16, 2020

The Board’s Role in Sales Oversight

If you are actively serving on an early-stage company’s board, you should keep these key sa...

By Margot Carter

January 14, 2020

What Directors Need to Know about the California Consumer Privacy Act

The California Consumer Privacy Act came into effect on January 1, 2020. Here’s what direct...

By Pam Hrubey and Melissa Krasnow

January 13, 2020

Consider Data Use Before an Incident Occurs

Directors discuss how to approach cybersecurity and privacy issues before a problem occurs.

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By Mandy Wright