• Webcast on Board Compensation Committees with NACD
    Posted by SL&A on Feb 7th, 2013
    Related Products & Services: Governance

    Click on the link below to view Stuart R. Levine, Director at Broadridge Financial and Blair Jones from Semler Brossy discuss the conversations compensation committees should be having to establish optimum remuneration plans. http://www.directorship.com/comp-committee-conversations/


  • Director Assessments Can Strengthen Your Board
    Posted by SL&A on Aug 18th, 2011
    Related Products & Services: Effective Board Governance, On-Line Board Assessment, Our Work with Credit Unions

    This week I attended the 34th Annual National Director’s Convention in Las Vegas as a speaker on the topic of “Relentless Strategic  Leadership to Ensure Member Value ”.  The sessions were attended by both directors and CEOs.  The topic most commonly asked in both sessions were concerns about toxic board members who are defined as [...]


  • Reaching out to Directors
    Posted by SL&A on Dec 15th, 2010
    Related Products & Services: Board Assessments, Effective Board Governance, Governance

    Most corporate citizens would agree that corporate directors are among their most important and most demanding constituencies. But ironically, we think that Directors are among the most under-served constituencies of all – at least where “reaching out” is concerned. Here are a few things that are normally sure to please Directors…plus some hints on prepping [...]


  • Corporate Governance: It’s Time for a Close Review
    Posted by SL&A on Jan 9th, 2009
    Related Products & Services: Board Assessments, Effective Board Governance

    The government bailed out Citigroup. The chief executives of the Big Three automakers asked for $25 billion in loans. There will undoubtedly be more corporations asking the government for financial help. Many people are asking, and rightly so, “Who’s been minding the store?” Many Americans are frustrated and angry. How could corporate leadership allow their [...]