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Don’t just ask whether an individual is qualified to be on a board but also whether the mix of people on the board is right for your company.

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By forgoing leisurely onboarding and induction processes, boards can ensure directors get off to a fast start.

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Surprising as it sounds, many executives fail to grasp how diversity is relevant to meeting their day-to-day responsibilities. Time for that to change.

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Before Tom Voss retired as CEO at Ameren, he led a significant culture change to restore lagging performance in four key areas. He discusses the utility's journey back to health and winning in this video interview.

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Before Tom Voss retired as CEO at Ameren, he led a significant culture change to restore lagging performance in four key areas. He discusses the utility's journey back to health and winning in this video interview.

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Jasmine Whitbread, non-executive director of Standard Chartered and BT Group, sits for an exclusive interview to discuss a range of topics surrounding culture's place in the boardroom.

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Far too many internal training programs waste money and align poorly with the company’s long-term strategy. They can do better.

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Disruption is here to stay, and many companies are failing to keep pace. A multiyear research effort highlights ways companies, teams, and leaders can mobilize, execute, and transform with agility.

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A survey of more than 100 board members and senior managers under age 50 underscores the ways that digitization and other trends are changing the face of German business.

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Given current and future trends, the demand is likely to rise significantly in the coming years for the formidable competencies that healthcare leaders possess—and the talent pool is deep.

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The best nominating committees look beyond traditional pools of talent, astutely assess candidate readiness, and thoroughly prepare to defend nominees’ business and cultural fit with the entire board.

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From coaching CEOs to working with peers, there is an art to giving professional advice.

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The chief information security officer (CISO) has emerged as an important C-suite role, and a hard one to fill—particularly in Europe.

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We are pleased to announce the acquisition of London-based executive search advisory firm, JCA Group - the preeminent Board and CEO recruiting boutique in the United Kingdom.

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Patrice Merrin, a non-executive director on the board of Glencore, discusses various elements of board leadership and diversity on Heidrick & Struggles' LeadershipTV®.

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Boards can secure valuable competitive advantage by addressing the factors that speed up, or delay, organizational performance at each stage of a merger or acquisition.

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Chief executives in the UK hospitality industry discuss their concerns around the economy, consumer confidence, and the upcoming EU referendum.

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Outstanding audit chairs exhibit three leadership attributes that together help them thrive in an environment of heightened risk and increasing responsibility for oversight.

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A survey of senior executives in the Asia Pacific region examines companies’ willingness to retain or change reporting-line structures, and the talent factors driving these important decisions.

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A wave of bankruptcies looms in the US natural-resources sector. For the unfortunate companies that succumb, restructuring begins with a new slate of directors. The most successful of these will embody seven characteristics.

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