March 7, 2014 by Jim DeLoach
Effective board risk oversight can contribute to strengthening the IT organization so that it maximizes the value IT delivers to the organization.
March 7, 2014
Denise M. Morrison Named to MetLife's Board. Luca Maestri to Succeed Peter Oppenheimer as Apple CFO. Allstate Elects Siddharth N. "Bobby" Mehta to Board. Peter Oppenheimer Joins Goldman Sachs Board. Lockheed Martin Elects Daniel F. Akerson To Board. Ausley Appoints Chief Technology Officer. Symantec Appoints Thomas Seifert as CFO. Paul Levitz Joins Boom Studios' Board.
February 28, 2014 by Lauren E. Smith
Ensure the right people are on the board with the right skill set and experiences to enable the company to grow and effectively address obstacles and capitalize on opportunities.
February 12, 2014 by Mark Emanuel and Blair Jones
A holistic analysis ensures the most obvious red-flags are addressed and the company’s environment and the controls encourage the intended and desired risk-taking behavior.
February 12, 2014 by John Wood
Board members experience no shortage of external assessments—and the best boards perform annual self assessments to evaluate their effectiveness as individuals and as a group. Ask directors how they know they’re doing a good job, however, and they’re less likely to cite a report than to recount concrete instances in which the board was firing on all cylinders.
February 6, 2014 by Jim DeLoach
The profile of macroeconomic, strategic and operational risks continues to evolve in complex ways, creating uncertainty for executive management and boards of directors.
January 29, 2014
Clothing retailer expands board size, adds Arthur Martinez, Terry Burman, Charles Perrin as directors.
January 22, 2014 by Jim DeLoach
An effectively designed and implemented lines-of-defense framework can provide strong safeguards against risk management and compliance breakdowns.
January 13, 2014
Highlights from the 2013 NACD Board Leadership Conference
January 13, 2014 by David N. Swinford
Imperatives for building and maintaining great management teams that will drive long-term success.
January 13, 2014 by Dennis T. Whalen
Priorities for 2014 sharpen focus on key governance challenges.
January 13, 2014 by Reatha Clark King
Triple aims for board governance: board effectiveness, sustainable corporate success, and public trust.
January 13, 2014 by Richard Chambers
Internal auditing’s professional code of ethics…requires practitioners to uphold and apply to their work the principles of integrity, objectivity, and confidentiality. Are these not also critical attributes of directors?
January 13, 2014 by Kate Iannelli
Highlights from the annual public company governance survey show an increase in time commitment.
January 13, 2014 by Nels Olson Aileen Alexander and Jamey Cummings
Don’t count on luck but rather on a plan that anticipates a breach.
January 13, 2014 by Kay Thompson
Enterprise risk management (ERM) has become an effective lens through which board members can guide and monitor a company’s growth.
January 13, 2014 by Cheryl Soltis Martel
The burning issues likely to light up the corporate governance firmament in 2014.
January 3, 2014
The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that George S. Canellos, co-director of its Enforcement Division, will leave the agency later this month after four-and-a-half years of service in senior leadership positions.
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December 4, 2013 by Jim DeLoach
Answers to these questions may provide insight on how the company can improve its risk management capabilities.