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Post date: October 13, 2016
What will our company look like in 15 to 20 years? That’s a question that many major company boards are not asking of themselves, and the result is that directors are being selected or re-elected who do not objectively represent shareholders, employees, and consumers. This question is really at the...
Post date: February 4, 2021
The progress for board diversity has been steady but slow. In 2020, the percentage of board seats held by women was approximately 28 percent. While this is significantly higher than the 10 percent figure in 1995, it represents a less than 1 percent average annual rate of change over the past 25...
Post date: October 19, 2016
Successful boards are diverse, including a group of dissimilar executives handpicked to support the organization’s strategic goals. Also, they have strong governance. They work within well-defined practices and rules that control the organization, which empowers them to pursue the organization’s...
Post date: January 12, 2021
Most CEOs I work with express frustration over the lack of accountability they see in their organizations. I find this is especially true of CEOs new to their companies. They usually arrive with a mandate to drive significant change. They know they will need leaders to step up in new ways to drive...