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Boardroom Guide to Blockchain
It could turn out to be the most disruptive technology since the Internet. But what is blockchain, and why does it belong on boardroom agendas?
by Jesse Rhodes
In case you missed it: highlights from the best of the 2017 NACF Global Board Leaders' Summit.
by NACD Editors
The decisions boards make when developing and selecting leaders have far-reaching consequences that for better or worse will shape the culture for years to come.
by Jane Edison Stevenson
NACD President and CEO Peter Gleason reflects on all we have to give thanks for.
by Peter Gleason
If empathy was the watchword of NACD’s Global Board Leaders’ Summit in 2016, then vulnerability was the byword this year.
by Judy Warner
Need to Know
Competing for Computing Power, New Audit Rules, Best Business Books of 2017, More
by Katie Swafford
A Delaware Court of Chancery decision addressed how the court will review claims for the breach of duty of loyalty.
by Francis G.X. Pileggi
Being a jet-setting global director might sound attractive, but as with all things, there are myriad implications to consider
by Rochelle Campbell
Despite the challenges of governing small-cap companies, it’s remarkable that most still don’t have formal or even informal onboarding procedures.
by Adam J. Epstein
Private Company Insights
As an increasing number of firms are driven by knowledge- based assets and are more frequently funded through private investors, accounting choices are expected to impact a company's success.
by Brian Hughes
This supplement to the November/December 2017 issue of NACD Directorship magazine examines which pieces need to be put together to build a culture of inclusion.
by NACD Editors
The full board should retain responsibility for risk oversight consistent with its responsibility for strategy.
by Joseph Tarantino
Nonprofit organizations and associations play a critical role in society. A survey of their board members identifies a number of strengths—and one glaring weakness.
by Julian Ha, Bill Hudson, and David K. Rehr
December 2010/January 2011
Membership RENEW YOUR