Core tips: What are the steps you can take to ensure your new employee is going to be the right cultural fit?

 

 

Hiring someone with the right level of technical skills is of course important for any role, you want your new recruit to be able to perform their role successfully and also have room for growth and development. This is relatively easy to gauge from an interview by asking technical questions or setting tests where required.

 

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25 April 2017

 

 

written by Eleanor Channer-Cleere

Majority of boards consider wider stakeholder views but recognise there is room for improvement

 

 

Our poll out today in conjunction with the ICSA: The Governance Institute, finds that 73% of organisations polled actively consider the views of their wider stakeholder base. Just 11% of respondents feel that their boards do not.

 

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11 April 2017

 

 

written by Jon Moores

Boards taking steps to bolster cyber security as cyber risk increases

 

 

Our poll out today in conjunction with the ICSA: The Governance Institute, finds that almost 60% of organisations polled have faced increased exposure to cyber risk in the past 12 months, with 77% of boards now regarding it as a board issue.

 

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09 March 2017

 

 

written by Lena Vieira

Is there a gender pay gap in the CoSec market?

 

 

With The Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017 coming into force this April, we are one step closer to bridging the gap of unequal pay between women and men. According to these regulations, UK employers in the private and voluntary sectors with 250 or more employees will be required to disclose statutory calculations every year showing how large the pay gap is between their male and female employees.

 

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06 March 2017

 

 

written by Mariza Dimaki

Corporate governance practitioners unsure if current system is working

 

 

Our poll out today in conjunction with the ICSA: The Governance Institute, finds that a significant proportion of corporate governance practitioners are unsure whether the UK’s system of corporate governance is fit for purpose. When asked if the current system is working 45% are on the fence with a ‘maybe’ response, 16% feel that the system is not working and 39% feel that it is.

 

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31 January 2017

 

 

written by Jon Moores
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