Board Balance: leaning in is not always good

     This series on board quality is all about everyone knowing their job and doing it well. That doesn't mean trying to do someone else's job, or everyone else's job. If you actually care ab...   [more >]

How Boards Become Irrelevant

      Some boards are established to have no purpose beyond corporate window-dressing. This structure enables the CEO to meet the paper requirements of incorporation if not the spirit of meani...   [more >]

Who's On First?

  There is a famous Abbott and Costello sketch known by this title. It is worth a look on YouTube. You will see the same circular confusion around board tables. Board functions get out of sy...   [more >]

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