Elements of a Strong Relationship Between the Board and CEO

Inside Americas Boardrooms
Some CEOs view their board as a ''necessary evil,'' while others view the board as a strategic asset-and each approach has implications for the organization. In this episode, Adam Bryant, long-time columnist of the New York Times' ''Corner Office,'' shares a few highlights he's collected over his 500 interviews with CEOs.

  • What are the components of an effective CEO-board relationship?
  • What companies does Bryant offer as examples of successful CEO-board relationships?
  • How can boards and CEOs work together to build an innovative culture?