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How to Take Minutes at a Board Meeting

Taking minutes is an important responsibility. With the right preparation and a structured approach, taking…

The Benefits of Software for the Company Secretary

Today's company secretaries must do more in less time, with fewer financial and human resources.

What Does a Company Secretary Do?

The role of company secretary is a diverse and challenging one. What does a company…

What to Look for in Board Director Software

Board director software can improve governance, efficiency and board collaboration. Here are some tips on…

What is Board Governance?

Explore the basics of board governance and learn about different governance models & frameworks companies…

Sample Board Resolution: A Template for Recording Board Decisions

Board decisions must be officially recorded through board resolutions. Use our sample resolution template as…

5 Essential Board Meeting Procedures

Adopting board meeting procedures ensures directors are prepared & that their time is used effectively.

What Should You Include in Board Packs?

Deciding what to include in board packs requires good judgement, project management & communication. Read…

Boardroom Meeting Basics: What You Should Know

If you’ve never participated in a Boardroom meeting, you probably have questions about what to…

Virtual AGMs: Will the 2020 Proxy Season Lead to Watershed Adoption?

Enshrined in corporate governance codes worldwide, the Annual General Meeting (AGM) is a central pillar…