Steering your company at the highest levels means you must contend with more complexity and demands than ever before – and our goal is to be your go-to resource. You can find digestible information on governance, corporate finance and other topics, while our wide-ranging benchmarking data will help you assess issues and buttress your position. With your oversight and management responsibilities only growing, you can turn to us to keep you informed with an independent take on the most important developments.
Data and trends about ownership structures, institutional investment and activism, capital funding, M&A’s, IPO’s, venture capital and other issues that can make or break your bottom line.
A range of materials on best practices and recommendations for performing your fiduciary duties, as well as the oversight of business integrity and strategy execution.
The latest research and peer discussions to help you manage market segmentation, brand development, customer satisfaction, social media and investor relations at the highest level.
Insights on how to align your corporate fundraising and grantmaking with your business strategy through the pursuit of relevant social causes and engagement of local communities.
Guidance in protecting both sales and your reputation through the standards and techniques of quality assurance, performance assessment, compliance management, supplier relationships, and product and service improvement.
Tools and methods to identify, assess, and respond to the interrelated business risks you may be facing, along with insights to turn at least some into opportunities.
Benchmarking data and research on the environmental and social practices you are now expected to address – including emissions, water consumption, labor standards, health & safety, and human rights practices.
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Leveraging Employee Engagement Data to Drive Business Impact
13 August, 2014 (New York, NY)
The Change Management Conference
26 - 27 June, 2014 (New York, NY)
Guidelines for Engagement
March 2014 | Research Report
Direct engagement between companies and their investors is in early stages, but is likely to become a permanent, although less formal, part of governance of US public companies.
Developing an Effective Climate Change Strategy
February 2014 | Director Notes
Climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies are becoming increasingly important. This report details eight steps for developing such strategies and provides examples of companies that have done so.
Risk Oversight: What Boards Need Going Forward
20 March, 2014 | Special Webcast
This webcast will examine current barriers to effective board risk oversight, and how boards can better identify and use the right risk information to inform their decisions on strategy.
The Internet of Things: Strategy, Governance, and Economic Implications
13 March, 2014 | Special Webcast
The "internet of things" is opening new opportunities for business, but the concept is little understood, let alone optimized. This webcast will highlight critical impacts for new and existing business opportunities.