Boards of directors handle hundreds of sensitive documents every year, from personal records to financial statements, and as cyber threats become more sophisticated protecting this information is a top priority
Leading Boards's insight:
Storing information on foreign servers can be risky!
The transition to a paperless board portal does not only mean you will replace your paper-based documents by an electronic tool, but it also means you will have access to a range of new features for more information and exchanges.
The policies and procedures governing the Board of Directors are not necessarily the same for all organizations. It is important to define the role of directors through the regulations of the Board, so they can become familiar with their role in managing and monitoring the activities and the affairs of the organization.
The composition of boards of directors is a key factor for effective boardroom dynamics. The ability to respond efficiently to the challenges faced by directors depends particularly on the right combination of experiences, skills and personalities on the board.
Diversity and communication: two current keywords that have brought deep changes behind the closed doors of boardrooms. With these transformations were born new challenges for directors and for the daily management of the board...
An ethical behaviour can be defined as an individual’s or a group’s moral judgement about what is right and what is wrong. Implementing business ethics is essential for a company’s success and performance but it must come from the top, from inside the boardroom.
Leading Boards, une entreprise canadienne qui offre un portail hautement sécurisé et convivial pour la gestion des conseils d'administration, annonce que Niagara Power, une société énergétique ontarienne qui distribue, génère et fournit (par ses filiales) des services de fibre optique dans la région de Niagara, a adopté son portail de gouvernance dématérialisée, la solution de référence au Canada.
The debate on the confidentiality of companies’ private information stored online with American hosts has been aroused with a recent notice by a US District Court: US digital search warrants apply anywhere.
Welcome to the first blog post of a series by Leading Boards on how to effectively manage paperless meetings. Covering the three key phases of a meeting (before, during and after); discover step by step the benefits of a board portal for the organisation of your governance board reunions.
All through the last decade new technology solutions and tools have moved from being non-existent to becoming a “must have” for many directors worldwide. Indeed, research and development led to “board portals” which are adapted to the boardrooms’ needs and have become be necessary for the modern challenges that boards face concerning workflow and management.
Various scandals and a lack of transparency have in the past led governments to reform business practices and establish regulations. For instance, the Sarbanes–Oxley Act in 2002 was one of these laws voted to protect investors by improving the accuracy and reliability of corporate disclosures. One tool to comply with this demand of transparency can be to store all corporate documents inside a board portal for a secure access when needed.
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