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Boards ?

“You got 6 new likes”.

As the notification flashes, you run to your social networking app. You leave your books aside and keep on scrolling. 347 more words

Corporate Governance that Works for Everyone

Corporate governance has traditionally been viewed as a way to reduce agency costs between shareholders and managers in the context of private ordering.  Laws and regulations pertaining to corporate governance have, therefore, typically aimed to enhance long-term wealth for shareholders. 903 more words

Corporate Governance

Boards Should Take Responsibility for Cybersecurity. Here’s How to Do It

(Source: hbr.org)

Cybersecurity is likely appearing even more frequently on the agenda in many board meetings. This doesn’t mean that board members understand how to tackle the issue. 844 more words

Money Matters

Pinterest iOS app now allows you to rearrange pins, reorder sections, archive boards

(Source: 9to5mac.com)

Pinterest is rolling out an update to its iOS and Android apps to allow greater control over your content.

At the bottom level, you’ll be able to rearrange pins – something the company says has been one of its most-requested features … 245 more words

Technology

Interesting Gear: Sp8

The UK maker Sp8 Boards, with their interesting collection of decks and completes, including downhill luge racing boards.

Gear

Five key lessons for boards from the Carillion collapse

The sudden collapse of a business like Carillion has raised questions about financial reporting controls, auditor vigilance and exactly who should have acted sooner. The government is embarrassed by exposure to public infrastructure projects across several departments, while many smaller sub contractors will never be paid for work they’ve done. 627 more words

SAMI Consulting

State Ethics Board apparently taking its cue from Attorney General Jeff Landry: no action nine months post-complaint

Gov. John Bel Edwards and the Louisiana Legislature could probably learn a thing or two about building budgetary surpluses from the St. Landry Parish Fire Protection District No. 712 more words

Ethics