Measuring What Matters

Measuring What Matters

Measuring What Matters The most highly functioning boards have established rigorous and targeted reporting that is not burdensome for management to prepare or for directors to read and comment upon. Executives measure, assess, and report on what matters most....
Prioritizing your ESG efforts

Prioritizing your ESG efforts

Prioritizing your ESG efforts This article originally appeared in The Board Mindset  Environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations are increasing in prominence – across the globe. Delivering shareholder value, maintaining financial strength, being...
The Merger Mindset In Action

The Merger Mindset In Action

The Merger Mindset In Action The business news is filled with stories of failed mergers or acquisitions, yet they remain appealing, not because leaders are unaware of the risks but because they don’t believe their deal will fail. The estimates of rate of failure...
How Saving Face Can Render You Shirtless

How Saving Face Can Render You Shirtless

How Saving Face Can Render You Shirtless If something or someone seems too good to be true, it probably is. Bob, an Executive Vice President, was a master of spin. So good at it, his boss didn’t realize the myriad problems he was hiding and the toxic culture he...