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US Lagging in Boardroom Diversity | Business 2 Community

GovernanceMetrics International (GMI) has released its annual 2012 Women on Boards report that shows progress toward boardroom diversity across the globe. The study coincided with International Women's Day, an event ...
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Women in the boardroom | vox - Research-based policy analysis ...

From October 2012 the UK's Corporate Governance Code will implement recommendations from the Davies Report and require companies to publish a policy statement on its approach to boardroom diversity.1 In this article ...
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Board Diversity, Facebook, and the Dearth of Women in the ...

Board Diversity, Facebook, and the Dearth of Women in the ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Board Diversity, Facebook, and the Dearth of Women in the Boardroom · Author J Robert Brown Jr. | Date Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 06:00AM. Facebook, with its 20 something CEO, went public with no women on the board.
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The benefits of difference | Nous Magazine

The benefits of difference | Nous Magazine | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Diversity may have become a bit of a trendy buzzword, but that doesn't make the theory behind it any less valid. An increasing ...
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Diversity, Italy and the Dearth of Women in the Boardroom

Diversity, Italy and the Dearth of Women in the Boardroom | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Diversity, Italy and the Dearth of Women in the Boardroom · Author J Robert Brown Jr. | Date ... This type of government intervention is viewed as excessive interference in the market. Nonetheless, as these laws become more ...
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Women in the board room. Where are we? | Sit At The Table™ (SATT)

Women in the board room. Where are we? | Sit At The Table™ (SATT) | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
On March 29, 2012 the federal government announced that as part of its 2012-2013 budget it was creating an advisory council of business leaders to promote the presence of women on corporate boards of directors in Canada.
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Women in a Man's World - Wall Street Journal

Women in a Man's World - Wall Street Journal | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Wall Street JournalWomen in a Man's WorldWall Street JournalWhen Dan Akerson took over the turnaround effort at General Motors Co., few could have predicted one impact he would start to have almost immediately: more important roles for women at GM,...
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The pace of change needs to accelerate - Financial News

The pace of change needs to accelerate - Financial News | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Financial NewsThe pace of change needs to accelerateFinancial NewsNearly two-thirds of respondents to the Financial News Women in Finance Survey felt ...
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Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about Technology - MarketWatch (press release)

Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about Technology - MarketWatch (press release) | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Questions Every Board Director Needs to Ask about TechnologyMarketWatch (press release)... issues must be brought onto the boardroom agenda and into governance at ... And the burden of establishing governance around these changes falls to the board.
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Women in the C-Suite: Key Challenge for Gender Diversity

By Melissa J. Anderson Last week Dunn & Bradstreet and the organization Chief Executive Woman released new research on the attitudes of Australia's CEOs toward gender diversity. The results were not ...
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To boldly go where few have gone before - Financial Times

To boldly go where few have gone before - Financial Times | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Financial TimesTo boldly go where few have gone beforeFinancial TimesDespite government initiatives, public education campaigns and a growing number of female MBA graduates, the boardrooms of the world's businesses remain ...
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Women make gains on corporate boards | The Sustainability Report

Women make gains on corporate boards | The Sustainability Report | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
... it is the state-owned corporations of Queensland and South Australia that have the highest representation of women on boards, with 38.4% and 49.1%, respectively, according to the latest Women on Boards (WOB) Boardroom Diversity Index ( BDI).
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Linda K. Bolliger, Boardroom Bound® – Diversity/Inclusion Trend

Linda K. Bolliger, Boardroom Bound® – Diversity/Inclusion Trend | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Boardroom Diversity/Inclusion Trend. Regarding Women. (2004) Norway is the first nation to legislate a 40% quota for women on public company boards. Nation reached 36% by 2011. Emulated by France, Spain, India and Maylasia.
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Governance Matters...on Solvency II: Cranfield's Female FTSE ...

Governance Matters...on Solvency II: Cranfield's Female FTSE ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
2011 had put the topic of boardroom diversity firmly in the zeitgeist of corporate governance thought, thanks in no small part to an early leg-up from Lord Davies (specifically for women on boards) which was further sponsored ...
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Fast Action Realty » Blog Archive » The 30% Coalition Launches ...

Fast Action Realty » Blog Archive » The 30% Coalition Launches ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
... of powerful women's organizations, institutional investors, corporate governance experts and board members, gathered for a high-level summit in late 2011 to address the lack of gender diversity in corporate boardrooms.
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Boards and Governance: Leading for Diversity in the Boardroom

Boards and Governance: Leading for Diversity in the Boardroom | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Rather than focus on women in the boardroom, I chose to investigate what it would mean to introduce one or more dimensions of diversity into a board which has traditionally been composed homgeneously.
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Governance Focus: In the Boardroom with Lucy Marcus: Women ...

Governance Focus: In the Boardroom with Lucy Marcus: Women ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
In the Boardroom with Lucy Marcus: Women Directors, mission accomplished? ... A governance location focused on corporate and board governance, ethics, compliance, environment, development and social responsibility.
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Diversity is about more than skirts in the Boardroom | Equality and ...

Diversity is about more than skirts in the Boardroom | Equality and ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Atul Shah disagrees with Lord Davies' approach and argues that there is more to boardroom diversity than the number of women around the table. A woman in an office talking to a man. © Flickr user inlinguaManchester.
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Women need more board room models

Women need more board room models | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
The hiring of women in positions at the top level in board rooms of companies can be a good move for firms to make, because it means that they can find a level of diversity and equality in the top level.
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Study: Diverse Boardrooms Perform Better | Diverse Business News

Study: Diverse Boardrooms Perform Better | Diverse Business News | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Diversity –including age, gender, educational background and ethnicity – within a boardroom can strengthen corporate governance, added Pei Sai Fan, a director at the Monetary Authority and the author of the study.
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Jenny Marra MSP: Jenny Marra MSP - Women's Representation on ...

Jenny Marra MSP: Jenny Marra MSP - Women's Representation on ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Now, more than ever, European nations that the Scottish Government seeks to emulate are taking action to make boardroom equality a standard practice in their businesses, public bodies and Parliaments.
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Study: Diverse Boardrooms Perform Better - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Study: Diverse Boardrooms Perform Better - Wall Street Journal (blog) | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
Study: Diverse Boardrooms Perform BetterWall Street Journal (blog)... Mahtani AP Women make their way to work during the morning rush hour in the heart of Singapore's financial district.
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NZ Government Backs Goal For More Women Business Leaders - Bernama

NZ Government Backs Goal For More Women Business LeadersBernamaNZ Government Backs Goal For More Women Business Leaders ... committed to making New Zealand's senior managers and boardrooms more diverse.
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Women in top posts still too low: report - FT Adviser

Women in top posts still too low: report - FT Adviser | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
FT AdviserWomen in top posts still too low: reportFT AdviserThe small number of women in senior financial positions needs to be tackled head on by ... pushes at government level to get more women into the boardroom.
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Women on Boards: Lord Davies and Government officials to face ...

Women on Boards: Lord Davies and Government officials to face ... | Call for Greater Diversity in the Boardroom | Scoop.it
In the first evidence session of the Committee's current inquiry, the Committee will question witnesses about the case for EU involvement in gender diversity policies, and the point at which the Government would consider legislative intervention to...
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