NACD - National Association of Corporate Directors

Search Results

Entire Site Events NACD Library Blogs Magazine Insights

Your search for Director FAQ returned 156 results.

Sort by: Relevancy | Date

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Next >>

Director FAQ: Risk OversightSexual Misconduct

In brief: The movement that began in 2017 for victims to openly share their experiences as victims of sexual harassment, known as the #MeToo movement on social media, has called attention to the prevalence of workplace sexual misconduct. Corporations have had to clean house, in many cases firing ind...

Samples and Templates, Research | May 31, 2018

Director FAQ: What Boards Should Know About the GDPR

In brief:The European Union’s newGeneral Data Protection Regulation(GDPR) requires—with some exceptions—affirmative opt-in and usage notices for data collection in the European Union (EU) by any organization with 250 or more employees. It applies not only to European organizations ...

Samples and Templates, Research | May 18, 2018

Director Essentials: Strengthening Risk Oversight

Click here for a downloadable copy of the Executive Summary (complimentary).In brief:As corporate fiduciaries, directors play an important role in risk oversight, a responsibility that has significantly increased in complexity over the past few years. This new Director Essentials report offers a det...

Research | October 27, 2016

Director Decision Making: A Sensible Approach

Director Decision Making: A Sensible Approach

Research | January 1, 2013

Director Essentials: Strengthening Risk Oversight Executive Summary

Click here to access the complete report (Complimentary download for all NACD Members).As corporate fiduciaries, directors play an important role in risk oversight, a responsibility that has significantly increased in complexity over the past few years. This new Director Essentials report offers a d...

Research | December 2, 2016

Director Dialogue: Board Oversight of Reputation Risk

Corporate reputation is qualitative, difficult to measure, and absolutely critical to a companys long-term health. While definitions may differ, most agree with Warren Buffetts famous observation that It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. From a business perspective, r...

Research | December 11, 2017

Director Essentials: Strengthening Oversight of M&A

Click here for a downloadable copy of the Executive Summary, complimentary with login.In brief: In response to continued M&A activity impacting NACD members and the economy at large, NACD has prepared this guide to board oversight of M&A. After describing the current M&A climate, the gui...

Research | July 15, 2016

New Technology and the Director Experience

Over the past decade, Ive found that few factors have influenced the evolution of the boards role more than new technology. From drones to 3-D printing to the latest cybersecurity tools, the transformative force of technological innovation is reshaping the competitive landscape and redefining best p...

Blogs | August 24, 2015

Director Essentials: Strengthening Oversight of M&A: Executive Summary

Click here to access the complete publication, a complimentary download for NACD members.With merger and acquisition (M&A) activity continuing to shift the business landscape, directors can benefit from learning the size and scope of this trend and how it relates to their board responsibilities....

Research | August 18, 2016

Director Essentials: Preparing the Board for Shareholder Activism Executive Summary

Click here to access the complete report.As year-round shareholder activism becomes the new norm in the American boardroom, directors are called upon to prepare for and respond to any possible activist challenges. In order to equip directors with the knowledge and tools they need to address this cha...

Research | May 10, 2016