[Inside America’s Boardrooms] “Recent Trends in the Director Confidence Index”
In this episode, Melanie Nolen, Research Editor at Corporate Board Member, provides context for the Director Confidence Index and comments on the significant takeaways for this month: What factors cause director…
[Bloomberg Media] “The value of corporate governance in a more sustainable world”
This part of the Decade of Transition series focuses on the “G” of ESG investment—how governance is increasingly influenced by investors engaging with companies about their impact on the world.
[Financial Times] “IMF chief Goergieva on a mission to make green accounting mainstream”
Good morning from New York. If you are anything like me, it has been hear to tear your eyes away from the “meme stonks” story all week. Read the…
[Oregon Live] “Companies unlikely to mandate COVID-19 vaccination for employees, Walmart CEO says”
Companies are unlikely to mandate their employees receive a COVID-19 vaccine to come to work, said Business Roundtable Chairman and Walmart Inc. CEO Doug McMillon.
[Lincoln Journal Star] “Some companies with Lincoln locations plan to pay employees to get COVID-19 vaccine”
A number of large companies with operations in Lincoln are planning to pay employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine when it is available to them. Aldi, Dollar General,…
[Corporate Board Member] “ESG Considerations Top Of Mind Across Boardrooms”
The list of issues in directors’ purview seems to grow longer year after year. While financial performance continues to top it as most important—to directors, leadership and shareholders alike—Corporate Board…
[Directors and Boards] “Eyes Forward”
It’s easy to look back on 2020 and see the disruption that seemed to present a new challenge every week. Now is the time to develop new strategies. What have…
[CEOWorld Magazine] “Diversity in the Biden Era: A Corporate Duty”
Marking a new dawn for the United States, President Biden recently revoked the diversity training ban and replaced it with a new executive order on advancing equity for underserved communities.
[The Sacramento Bee] “Women on corporate boards + Recall watch + Fixing the ‘bottle bill’”
California corporations made some progress in adding women to their boards last year, but still have a long way to go. That’s the finding of a new report from the Diligent…
[IR Magazine] “S&P 500 failing to implement diversity or align pay with performance”
The largest firms in the US are failing to align their executive compensation with company performance, according to new research from CGLytics, which finds an ‘arbitrary’ approach being taken to…