Director Onboarding

Director Onboarding

This resource center provides a systematic approach, organized by four fundamental cornerstones of onboarding. This offer new directors insights into how they should conduct their responsibilities and how boardrooms operate.

Understand the Operating Environment

NACD Directorship Certification™ 2020 Governance Outlook: Projections on Emerging Board Matters Public Company Governance Survey Director Essentials: Strengthening Compliance and Ethics Oversight Director FAQ: The Role of Proxy Advisory Firms How Exceptional Boards Accelerate the Contributions of New Directors (Heidrick & Struggles) Emerging Issues Facing U.S. Companies

Learn about the Company                                            

Strategies for Addressing the New Risk Landscape Basic Accounting and Transactional Conceptions Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Culture as a Corporate Asset Board-Management Dialogue on Risk Appetite Incentives and Risk Taking Director Essentials: Strengthening Risk Oversight The Board’s Role in the Oversight of Risk Culture Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Board and Long-Term Value Creation Oversight of Corporate Sustainability Activities Handbook Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Talent Development

Familiarize Yourself with Boardroom Practices and Dynamics

The Global Board Culture and Director Behaviors Survey (Russell Reynolds) Challenges of Expanding Board and Committee Agendas Board-Shareholder Engagement in the New Investor Environment Strategies for Effective Board Meeting Preparation Director FAQ: Executive Sessions The Evolving Relationship Between the General Counsel and the Board Navigating the First Year: An Onboarding Guide for New Directors Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Building the Strategic Asset Board Changing Committee Structures in Response to Evolving Board Needs Board Dynamics

Clarify Your Roles and Responsibilities as a Director

Director Compensation Report Who’s Driving Your Legal Destiny? Trends in D&O Liability Insurance Navigating the First Year: An Onboarding Guide for New Directors Director FAQ: The Role of the Board vs. the Role of Management Customizable Director Role Description Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Director Liability Fundamentals for Corporate Directors Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Director Professionalism Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Board Evaluation

Events

Director Professionalism® Directorship Essentials: Compliance and Ethics Global Board Leaders’ Summit