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HBR's 10 must reads on boards

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HBR's 10 must reads on boards
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eng
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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HBR's 10 must reads on boards
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HBR's 10 must reads
Summary
"Serving on a board is like having a second full-time job. Earning a seat on a board is a rite of passage for senior leaders. Serving on a board is an opportunity to share your skills and extend your reach beyond your own organization as you help select, appoint, and review the performance of an organization's senior leadership team, determine compensation and incentive plans, approve strategic decisions, and ensure the financial well-being of the organization in both the short- and long-term. But in today's increasingly complex business environment, serving on a board also means working to address detailed issues such as increasing diversity on the board itself and in the organization, ensuring a risk-mitigation plan that prepares the organization for everything from hackers to sexual predators, and navigating big-picture challenges such as the unprecedented pace of change and disruption--all while managing financials and shareholder expectations."--Publisher's description
Table Of Contents
What makes great boards great / by Jeffrey A. Sonnenfeld -- Building better boards / by David A. Nadler -- The error at the heart of corporate leadership / by Joseph L. Bower and Lynne S. Paine -- The new work of the nonprofit board / by Barbara E. Taylor, Richard P. Chait, and Thomas P. Holland -- Dysfunction in the boardroom / by Boris Groysberg and Deborah Bell -- The board's new innovation imperative / by Linda A. Hill and George Davis -- Managing risks: a new framework / by Robert S. Kaplan and Anette Mikes -- Ending the CEO succession crisis / by Ram Charan -- After the handshake / by Dan Ciampa -- Comp targets that work / by Radhakrishnan Gopalan, John Horn, and Todd Milbourn -- Sustainability in the boardroom / by Lynne S. Paine
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