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Effective Collaboration Between Executives And Non-Executives In The Boardroom

Executives and non-executives both contribute to board effectiveness. But interestingly, the fact that a group of people with spelt out roles come together to achieve a common purpose, often with sincerity, does not mean a board will automatically run smoothly. That is why both the executive and non-executive arms of the boardroom must align to get things done faster and…
January 24, 2022
Board Development

Successful transitioning from CEO to Chair

Transitions are part of working life. These changes can be times of great enthusiasm and motivation. But that is only if we execute the transition very well. It is even trickier if anyone is transitioning from a top-level to a top-top level, like moving from the Chief Executive Officer role to a Board Chair role. Yes, any organisation’s success (or…
January 24, 2022
board evaluations

Effective Management of Megaprojects

We are all familiar with projects and what they entail. But megaprojects take it a few notches higher. For instance, a project could involve a single team of people collaborating in the same location. However, megaprojects are usually hugely complex projects larger than $1 billion, involving teams with various skillsets across the globe. Megaprojects are the pathway to solving most…
January 24, 2022
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The 7 Pointers of An Effective Board – Creating Effective Boards

There are enough discussions on the mirage of challenges boards face already, including the need to run an organisation in the face of the pandemic, the emergence of disruptive challenges, and changing demographics and associated geopolitical risks. Having a fully-functional and effective board is non-negotiable, especially in light of recent corporate failures. Here are a few important talking points on…
December 17, 2021
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Board Reporting – A Reliable Measure Of Board Effectiveness

Board reporting is a topic that hardly comes up more often in the corporate world. That is understandable, considering it is widely viewed as a “less glamorous” aspect of Corporate Governance. However, the fact remains board reporting plays a crucial role in assessing the effectiveness of any board. This post talks about board reporting, board effectiveness, and the meeting points.…
December 10, 2021