1. Articles in category: BoardBlogs

    2353-2376 of 2751 « 1 2 ... 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 ... 113 114 115 »
    1. The potential conflict of interest for leaders of AMCs serving on pharmaceutical boards

      The potential conflict of interest for leaders of AMCs serving on pharmaceutical boards

      ( The JAMA Network Journals ) About 40 percent of pharmaceutical company boards of directors examined had at least one member who held a leadership position at an academic medical center, with annual compensation for these positions averaging approximately $300,000, according to a study in the April 2 issue of JAMA...

      Read Full Article
    2. Blood ties overrule corporate governance principles in Murdoch empire

      Blood ties overrule corporate governance principles in Murdoch empire

      Public companies they may technically be, but blood ties overrule everything in the Murdoch empire, including any semblance of modern corporate governance principles. In particular, all eyes now are on the future ownership of Network Ten, of which Murdoch junior owns 8.8 per cent. Lachlan Murdoch stood aside from Ten overnight, elevating the highly regarded former advertising and News Ltd ...

      Read Full Article
    3. Is Time Warner Cable CEO's $80 million 'golden parachute' too much?

      Is Time Warner Cable CEO's $80 million 'golden parachute' too much?

      As of Friday, Robert Marcus has been the chief executive of Time Warner Cable for 80 calendar days. He negotiated the massive deal, which would combine the nation’s two largest cable providers, less than two months after stepping into the position. In total, Time Warner plans to dole out $135 million in parachutes to executives: Chief Financial Officer Arthur Minson could get $27.1 million ...

      Read Full Article
    4. Inquiring Minds Want to Know About Board Evaluation….

      Inquiring Minds Want to Know About Board Evaluation….

      Fundamentally, a board evaluation is an opportunity for boards as a collective body to increase their effectiveness based on feedback the evaluation provides. Continuous improvement and development of board and board committee processes and procedures is imperative to ensuring board effectiveness. Today, there is an increased level of acceptance and sophistication in board evaluation. However, the evaluation techniques are still in their infancy.

      Read Full Article
      Mentions: Amazon Snap
    5. When is A Lead Director Really Independent?

      When is A Lead Director Really Independent?

      This question came up in a recent conversation with a director who has held the lead director position in a number of public companies. He said a major problem on many boards is that a director is often reluctant to raise an issue, or make a strong comment, if he/she knows the chairman will not be supportive. To address this, he, as the lead director, established a "post formal meeting session" with the outside directors only. 

      Read Full Article
    2353-2376 of 2751 « 1 2 ... 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 ... 113 114 115 »
  1. Categories

    1. BoardProspects Features:

      BoardBlogs, BoardKnowledge, BoardMoves, BoardNews, BoardProspects Announcements, BoardProspects CEO, CEO Blog, In the News, Partner Publications, Sponsored Content
  2. Popular Articles

  3. People in the News

    1. (26 articles) Chairman
    2. (17 articles) SEC
    3. (17 articles) Elon Musk
    4. (4 articles) Diversity
    5. (3 articles) Nelson Peltz
    6. (2 articles) Bill Ackman
    7. (2 articles) Independent Director
    8. (2 articles) Leadership
    9. (2 articles) Mark Zuckerberg
    10. (1 articles) Executive Compensation
    11. (1 articles) Betsy Atkins
    12. (1 articles) Dan Loeb
  4. Organizations in the News

    1. (17 articles) Tesla
    2. (13 articles) Twitter
    3. (9 articles) AMP
    4. (7 articles) Board Diversity
    5. (6 articles) Facebook
    6. (5 articles) Snap
    7. (5 articles) Nasdaq
    8. (4 articles) New York Times
    9. (4 articles) Harvard
    10. (4 articles) 21st Century Fox
    11. (4 articles) Bloomberg
    12. (3 articles) Dow
  5. Locations in the News

    1. (34 articles) CEO
    2. (7 articles) Corporate Governance
    3. (7 articles) Investors
    4. (5 articles) Activist Investors
    5. (4 articles) Management
    6. (3 articles) Opinion
    7. (3 articles) Hedge Fund
    8. (2 articles) Annual Meeting
    9. (2 articles) Investment
    10. (1 articles) Investor Relations
  6. Subjects in the News

    1. (10 articles) investigation
    2. (9 articles) risk
    3. (9 articles) California
    4. (7 articles) Women
    5. (6 articles) stake
    6. (6 articles) sexual harassment
    7. (6 articles) stock options
    8. (5 articles) Wall Street
    9. (5 articles) culture
    10. (4 articles) marijuana
    11. (4 articles) Europe
    12. (3 articles) social issues