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May 25, 2018

Scorecard Data Suggests Many Companies Are Not Future-Ready

Board members own the sustainability agenda; it requires taking the long view. Yet, directors con...

By Gib Hedstrom

May 3, 2018

The Relevance of Sustainability Performance to Board Risk Oversight

As discussions of sustainability move beyond financial performance, they tend to spawn divergent ...

By Jim DeLoach

October 26, 2017

Why You Should Care About Climate-Competent Boards

Vanguard Group CEO William F. McNabb III just tipped the list. The world’s top three asset manage...

By Veena Ramani

April 6, 2017

Investors Want to Engage on Sustainability—Are You Prepared?

The rise of sustainability as a governance imperative is inextricably tied to the growing influen...

By Chad Spitler

March 7, 2017

Five Key Steps for Building a Climate-Competent Board

Last month, Exxon Mobil Corp. appointed a leading climate scientist to its board. Exxon’s move un...

By Veena Ramani

October 13, 2016

Living in a Material World

It is clearer than ever before that sustainability practices can affect corporate value. That was...

By Veena Ramani

September 19, 2016

The “Orbital” Governance Perspective: An Astronaut’s Lessons From Space

Few institutions represent American ingenuity and innovation more clearly than its space program....

By Ashley Marchand Orme

August 30, 2016

Experience the Technologies Changing Our Future

At NACD’s Master Class this August, directors from companies like Boingo Wireless Inc., Colgate-P...

By Erin Essenmacher

August 16, 2016

Sustainability: No Longer a ‘Soft Issue’ for Boards

As shareholders and stakeholders focus more on sustainability, board members increasingly are tak...

By William Young

July 14, 2016

Directors Can Add Valuable Perspective to SEC’s View of Sustainability

The sustainability information in CSR reports is not, from our perspective, “investment-grade;” t...

By Aulana Peters and Elisse Walter