Strategy Oversight Resource Center

Strategy Oversight Resource Center

This resource center is a repository for NACD content designed to strengthen the board’s role in strategy development and long-term value creation. Here you will find practical guidance, tools, and analyses tailored to necessity.

Assess Competitive and Disruptive Threats

2020 Strategic Risks for Boards Key Questions to Advance Racial Equity in Business Practices COVID-19 Board Supply-Chain Risk Checklist COVID-19 Implications for Risk Committees The Board’s Role in ESG Best Practices in Shareholder Activism Getting Climate Smart in a Changing Environment Is Your Board Prepared to Weather an Economic Downturn? Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Adaptive Governance and Disruptive Risks How to Govern Through Disruption The Board’s Role in Addressing Geopolitical and Regulatory Shifts

Engage in the Strategy Development Process

How Boards Can Prepare for the Next Recession Increasing the Diversity of Experience, Expertise, and Ideas in the Boardroom Blue Ribbon Commission Report: An Urgent Imperative for Board Leadership Aligning Executive Compensation with Corporate Strategy Director Essentials: Understanding Nonfinancial Metrics Roadmap for Coordinating the Strategy Development Process List of Key Factors Influencing the Design of Corporate Strategy Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Strategy Development

Constructively Challenge Management           

How Lead Directors can Facilitate Board Engagement in Strategy Evaluating Strategy Through a Customer-Focused Lens Board Questions to Ask About the Effectiveness of the Capital Allocation Process

Long-Term Thinking and Value Creation

Board Oversight of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion to Combat Racism Indicators of Misalignment Between Long-Term and Short-Term Strategy How to Build a Sustainable Growth Business Creating Long-Term Value Through Purpose Sample Long-Term-Oriented Performance Metrics The Board and Long-Term Value Creation Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Board and Long-Term Value Creation


The Future of the Boardroom Master Class Virtual NACD Summit 2020

Board Oversight of Digital Transformation

Preparing the Board to Go Beyond the Digital Frontier Is Your Board Digitally Savvy? Directors Consider AI’s Implications for Board Work and Regulatory Oversight Technology Brief: A Board Primer on Artificial Intelligence Fast Facts: Artificial Intelligence Governing Digital Transformation and Emerging Technologies The Questions Directors Should Ask to Adeptly Oversee Innovation Future Tech: Unprecedented Opportunities, Unrivaled Threats Director FAQ: Board Oversight of Emerging Technologies Oversight of Workplace Dynamics: The Impact of Technology Technology Brief: A Board Primer on Blockchain Strategies for Addressing the New Risk Landscape Make Digital Literacy a Strategic Workforce Priority Four Exercises for Contemplating Digital Readiness