Category: Improving Board Performance

Investor Expectations: Boards of Directors – Further Insights

Melissa Henderson August 1, 2018

In last week’s post, Investor Expectations – Boards of Directors, I began to examine what investors expect from their boards of directors where they invest. I dove into investor trends, shareholder activism, board skill requirements and board diversity. Expanding on last week’s post, this week I will dive further into what investors expect from their Read more…

Investor Expectations – Boards of Directors

Melissa Henderson July 25, 2018

Although investor activism campaigns are on the rise, it is not just the activist investors who have become more vocal. In fact, investors in general are becoming increasingly vocal about their expectations of boards of directors.  So, what are the current investor expectations of the boards of directors where they invest? How do investors assess board performance Read more…

Preparing for Board of Director Interviews

Melissa Henderson June 13, 2018

It seems to me that almost every executive I speak with aspires to serve on a corporate board. I must say by experience, achieving your first board seat, or even the second will likely be the most difficult, arduous task you will accomplish in your entire professional career. There are a multitude of reasons as Read more…