corporate governance

An IPO Isn't Just a Way to Raise Money -- It Shows a Company Is Mature and Deserving of Trust

Going public means a company meets certain standards of increased corporate governance, responsible leadership and financial transparency.

Amy Butte

How Your First Board of Directors Shapes Your Company

Extending control to others is a big step. Make sure you choose the right mix of leadership and industry experience.

Ray Zinn

How to Solicit Valuable Feedback From Your Board

Your board of directors can be a huge help, but only if you prompt them to provide the right type of input.

Joel Trammell

Sumner Redstone's Battle Is a Lesson In How Not to Lead

Redstone's battle with his Viacom team and board shows why founders or CEOs have to learn to bow out gracefully.

Ray Hennessey

When the CEO Goes Bad, the Whole Company Needs a Fresh Look

Cutting off the head does nothing to fix what is likely cultural rot throughout an entire organization.

Ray Hennessey

Of Course Corporations Are People

Big corporations are just small businesses that grew up. And they are all run by and for people.

Steve Tobak

CEO Pay Isn't All That Out of Whack If You Look at Real Data

Why do CEOs get paid so much? Because they deserve it. Plain and simple.

Ray Hennessey

The 7 Deadly Digital Sins

Knowing, and avoiding, the errors that undermine online marketing is a responsibility leaders shouldn't delegate.

Simon Lande