TITLE

ADVICE VS. OVERSIGHT

AUTHOR(S)
Elson, Charles M.
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Conference Board Review;Summer2010, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author emphasizes that the role of a company's board of directors is to monitor the chief executive officer's (CEO) performance, and questions the idea that CEOs should require a board member to perform according to his or her expectations.
ACCESSION #
52418444

 

Related Articles

  • TRUTH IS LOST AMIDST CHAOS, CORPORATE CONFESSIONALS. Sraeel, Hooly // U.S. Banker;Aug2002, Vol. 112 Issue 8, p8 

    Comments on the need for board members independence from chief executive officers. Compliance of corporations with the law; Accountability of executive teams on corporate operations; Assurance of customer satisfaction by the companies.

  • Auterson elected to IEDC board. Burkey, Brent // Central Penn Business Journal;10/12/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 42, p2 

    The article reports that Darrell Auterson, president and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the York County Economic Alliance, has been elected on the board of directors of the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) for two years.

  • Public Shunning. Weinberg, Neil // Forbes Asia;10/30/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 18, p32 

    The article ponders on a U.S. corporate trend in 2006 wherein CEOs are avoiding membership to public boards. Waste of time is one reason why CEOs are not interested in serving on a public board. There are also CEOs who think that it is easier to build a successful business when it is private....

  • Microfoundations of Board Monitoring: The Case of Entrepreneurial Firms. Garg, Sam // Academy of Management Review;Jan2014, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p114 

    The article presents a response from the author of the article "Venture boards: Distinctive monitoring and implications for firm performance" in which he examines the question of who in the board of directors (BOD) monitors venture management and talks about the duality of chief executive...

  • How to make better use of your board.  // ABA Banking Journal;Aug85, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p18 

    Suggests ways for chief executive officers on the effective use of board of directors on community banks in the U.S. Provision of full information; Role of the board of directors in an organization; Importance of knowledge of the banking operations.

  • BOC's Zacharias elected to ICE board of directors.  // HomeCare Magazine;Dec2012, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p8 

    The article announces that Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE) elected Claudia Zacharias, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Board of Certification or Accreditation, International (BOC) to its Board of Directors on November 2012.

  • The Ever-Expanding Role of the Board. Rock, Robert H. // Directors & Boards;Spring93, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p5 

    The author comments on the expanded role of the board of directors. He mentions that the expanded role is evidenced most noticeably in the widening accountabilities of the compensation committee. He describes the trend of boards challenging the authority of their top managements and dictating...

  • Auswirkungen von Mehrfachmandaten deutscher Vorstands- und Aufsichtsratsvorsitzender auf den Unternehmenserfolg. Balsmeier, Benjamin; Buchwald, Achim; Peters, Heiko // Jahrbucher fur Nationalokonomie & Statistik;2010, Vol. 230 Issue 5, p547 

    Members of management boards as well as supervisory boards often attract public criticism when they are simultaneously active in several other boards. We use a panel data set of the biggest German corporations for the period from 1996-2006 to estimate the impact of multiple board memberships of...

  • GAZPROM MANAGEMENT BOARD TO EXAMINE 2014 INVESTMENT PROGRAM NEXT WEEK - DEPUTY CEO. Interfax // Russia & CIS Business & Financial Newswire;11/14/2013, p1 

    The article reports on the plan of the management board of natural gas extractor company, Gazprom, to examine the 2014 investment program, according to the company's deputy chief executive officer.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics