2017 NACD Summit Leadership Library

Board Monitor 2017: Is diversity at an impasse?

By Heidrick & Struggles

In 2016, Fortune 500 boards, which filled a record number of seats, made strides toward greater diversity, appointing more Hispanic directors than ever. But women directors lost ground. Learn more about the latest trends ...

Route to the Top 2017

By Heidrick & Struggles

The destination may be the same, but research suggests that the path to the corner office is different in France, Germany, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Early engagement: Going beyond traditional board succession planning

By Theodore L. Dysart and Bonnie W. Gwin

From the unexpected arrival of activist investors to the unexpected departure of a key director, boards face an array of situations where they may be caught flat-footed on matters of board succession. Smart boards employ ...

Accelerating performance (White Paper)

By Sharon Toye

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.