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March 31, 2021

Isaacson on Doudna and Biotech: ‘This Is the Revolution That Will Most Change Our Time’

The Chicago Community Trust CEO Dr. Helene Gayle and author Walter Isaacson talked about his new ...

By Mandy Wright

March 30, 2021

Shining New Light on Human Capital

In this CEO Letter from the March/April 2021 issue of Directorship magazine, NACD CEO Peter Gleas...

By Peter Gleason

March 25, 2021

Busy Director Neglects Board Duty While CEO’s Actions Raise Questions, What Should She Do?

An investor raises concerns to an absentee director about a CEO’s actions. In this article ...

By Julie Garland McLellan

March 24, 2021

How Boards Can Ensure the Accuracy and Quality of ESG Data

How can the board ensure that the ESG data disclosed are accurate and high-quality, so that inves...

By Maria C. Moats

March 23, 2021

NACD, ISA, and World Economic Forum Release Joint Cyber-Risk Principles

The three organizations released global consensus principles and metrics for cyber-risk oversight...

By Friso van der Oord, Larry Clinton, and Daniel Dobrygowski

March 19, 2021

Director Tenure Decreases, Perquisites See Slight Increase in New Compensation Report

The 2020–2021 Director Compensation Report, produced in collaboration with Pearl Meyer, provides ...

By NACD Editors

March 17, 2021

Cyber Resilience 2.0: Experts Talk Ransomware, Supply-Chain Risk, and Cloud Security

Accenture and NACD hosted a roundtable on March 3 to discuss the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic...

By Mandy Wright

March 11, 2021

The Yin and Yang of Profit and Purpose

There can be no profit without purpose and no purpose without profit. This excerpt comes from an ...

By Judy Warner