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Extent of Need for Governance

Ownership and administrative control over the facility's resources.  In the modern concept of the facility, we find that shareholders may…
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Corporate Governance and The Saudi Criteria for it

Corporate governance has become an integral part of companies, whether at the global or regional level, where the interest of…
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How to be a Better Board Chair?

Most board chairs are former CEOs and "experienced" leaders. "Half the chairs of the S&P 500 double as their companies’…
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Three Rules for Selecting Your Personal Board of Directors

Most people select their board members randomly or by "default". They choose people who are always around them. However, this…
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How to Transition from Management to Board Oversight

A successful board is usually made up of independent- minded experts. These experts "spent time in their field" as leaders…
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How Boards Must Think Differently in Today’s Digital Landscape

The evolving digital landscape continues to challenge many sitting directors with the various transformation and security issues it presents. Boardroom…
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The 10 Best Practices For An Effective Board

CEOs of the 4,402 publicly traded companies in America have an often underutilized resource -- their board of directors. My personal belief…
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Startup Boards: Board Functions and Responsibilities

Brad Feld explains why and how the board of directors is a formal construct that essentially provides governance for the…
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Why A Board Caught In A Negative Cycle Shouldn’t Neglect Emotion

Uber's board is again facing challenging times. After a shake-up over the last year or so, including Travis Kalanick's loss…
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4 Ways to Build a Better Corporate Board of Directors

Boards are under the microscope more than ever—and too many aren’t measuring up. Here’s how to whip yours into shape…