4 results for tag: executive boards


The Effects of Covid‑19 on Boards and Governance

As the Covid-19 pandemic took hold, boards entered uncharted territory. Alongside management, they had to tackle a crisis of unprecedented magnitude. To understand how boards reacted and to identify the lessons that boards can learn in dealing with future ...
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#ChooseToChallenge the State of Gender Equity on Boards

Around the world, a number of countries are taking steps to encourage or mandate improved gender diversity in the boardroom. Those efforts vary by country, as does their effectiveness and impact. This paper takes a look at what is occurring in six countries, ...
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Why Board Culture Matters Now More than Ever

Corporate boards were once a bastion for the Old Boys' Club with a traditional board culture that reflected the sameness of the members' interests. Today, we're working with corporations to transform boards into dynamic teams of busy executives who have ...
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Why is Board Diversity Elusive?

A recent New York Times article described the experience of Niki Christoff, a Salesforce executive who was barred from accepting a board role – and ended up shedding light on a hidden obstacle to board diversity. When Christoff sought permission from CEO ...
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