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    1. Best Practices For Brands Taking Activist Positions

      Best Practices For Brands Taking Activist Positions

      There has never been a neat, clean break between business and geopolitics. As far back as the eighteenth century, the American colonies boycotted British goods, culminating in the Boston Tea Party and paved the way for the establishment of the U.S. However, in recent years, corporations have seen their fates ever more tied to the surrounding political mood...

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    2. How Corporate Responsibility Is Influencing Consumer Buying Decisions

      How Corporate Responsibility Is Influencing Consumer Buying Decisions

      Ten years ago, brands could get by without making a statement. But disease, social injustice, economic collapse and war are weighing heavily on your shoppers’ minds right now. While the world is never going to be a perfect place, it’s clear that shoppers expect businesses to do more than just provide products and services...

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    3. Nielsen And The WindAcre Partnership: A Nostalgic Tale Of A Corporate Raider And Private Equity White Knights

      Nielsen And The WindAcre Partnership: A Nostalgic Tale Of A Corporate Raider And Private Equity White Knights

      In the last several weeks, most of the attention in the corporate governance world has been focused on the drama playing out between Elon Musk and Twitter’s board of directors—especially the Twitter board’s decision to install a “poison pill” to prevent Musk from attempting a hostile takeover...

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    4. Enhancing Traditional Corporate Governance With DAOs

      Enhancing Traditional Corporate Governance With DAOs

      Mathematician Andrew Wiles compared the process of doing mathematics to navigating a dark mansion, stating: “One stumbles around bumping into the furniture but gradually you learn where each piece of furniture is. Finally, after six months or so, you find the light switch, you turn it on, and suddenly it’s all illuminated. You can see exactly where you were.”...

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    5. How Marketing Teams Can Tackle The Challenge That Is ESG

      How Marketing Teams Can Tackle The Challenge That Is ESG

      The need to develop environmental, social and corporate governance-based purpose and values is one of the biggest transformational challenges marketing has ever faced. Until recently, marketing’s role was chiefly to help drive growth, profits and customer lead generation by developing the company’s brand and communications...

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    6. Cybersecurity And The Role Of The Board

      Cybersecurity And The Role Of The Board

      At a recent audit committee meeting we were briefed by our Big Four accounting firm on cyber-risk. They referenced a two-page notification from the Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, Jen Easterly, sent to Directors on February 25, 2022 urging Corporate Directors to be mindful and prepared for cyber-risks during the evolving Ukraine crisis...

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    7. Shareholder Activists Will Target SPACs In 2022 – But It Won’t Be Easy

      Shareholder Activists Will Target SPACs In 2022 – But It Won’t Be Easy

      Shareholder activists who are searching for undervalued or underperforming companies could find an exceptionally target-rich environment among the SPACs that completed M&A deals in the last few years. But successful SPACtivism, as it’s now called, won’t be as easy as it looks on the surface. Nothing worth doing is ever that easy...

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    8. Companies Should Have A Board Of Directors: Here’s How To Build One

      Companies Should Have A Board Of Directors: Here’s How To Build One

      In America alone, there are over 7,500 professionals serving as paid board members. However, the vast majority of these professionals serve on boards of publicly traded companies as well as privately owned companies financially backed by venture capital (VC) or private equity (PE), as per their governing by-laws...

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