Private Company Director

Mastering the Board CEO Relationship


News and Articles

Outside board members benefit from proper onboarding, thorough information-sharing and a comprehensive defining of roles.
Successful directors need to combine specific technical skills with general leadership chops.
Disagreements between shareholders may not be governed by fiduciary duties but could be covered by insurance.
One's birthdate does not determine whether they possess the skills to help a company succeed.
What should boards focus on to help them get better at oversight?
Despite initial doubts, Field Fastener created a fiduciary board. The company quickly reaped the benefits. 
But when communicating with executives, make sure to listen and provide value. 
Know the items to assess and the best processes for determining their efficacy.
Twelve factors that can help boards think differently about diversity, strategic planning, succession and more.


Submitted by bwenger on Fri, 07/28/2023 - 17:46

Nimble's mission is to invent the autonomous supply chain using next-gen AI robotics to poweer the future of sustainable commerce.

Abata Therapeutics

Submitted by bwenger on Fri, 07/28/2023 - 17:09

Abata Therapeutics is focused on translating the biology of regulatory T cells into transformational medicines for patients with severe autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

Good CEO/Board Communication Begins with Trust

Listen to article

But when communicating with executives, make sure to listen and provide value. 

It seems self-evident that communication is the key to establishing a solid relationship between the board and the CEO. But what if there is a lot of talking going on, but not a lot of listening? Marisol Angelini says to ensure fruitful communication between a CEO and a board, you must first have trust — and the process of establishing it starts as early as the interview process.

Directors Record