Opinion is divided on whether or not CEOs should take on role of chairman, our poll finds

 

 

Our poll out today in conjunction with the ICSA: The Governance Institute, finds that just one in seven organisations polled (14%) think that their CEO should go on to become their organisation’s chairman. Over half (52%) are against it, with a further third (34%) sitting on the fence.

 

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19 May 2017

 

 

written by Jon Moores

Community Day

 

 

On Thursday last week, The Core Partnership kindly gave me a day off work, so that I could volunteer and give something back to the community. I chose to help the Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity, who attended the annual Chelsea Art Fair - a four-day gallery lead art fair, which has been running for 22 years!

 

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03 May 2017

 

 

written by Mariza Dimaki

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
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