Michael Hartmann speaks to the National Post about the ethics of innovation and the boards role in understanding and exploring the long-term impact of innovation projects and the interconnection between technology, global opportunities and other systemic risks.
Adaptation and Innovation in the Boardroom
On February 18, The Directors College published an article in the National Post speaking to the acceleration of innovation and the importance of education for the Boardroom’s of tomorrow. Read the full article.
Experts say board directors must adopt open innovation mindset
In September, contributors to The Directors College programs Barry Libert and Kee Wong spoke to the National Post about the critical importance of innovation thinking in the boardroom and the importance of qualified directors who know how to ask the right questions. Read the full article.
New leadership models challenge boardrooms to adapt
Dr. Michael Hartmann, Principal of The Directors College and faculty member Michelle Richard, Senior Partner with Boyden Global Executive Search talked to the National Post about the future of the boardroom and the importance of diversity and director education to maintaining the balance needed to succeed. Read the full article.
Environmental, social and governance issues come under the microscope amid a global pandemic
Coro Strandberg and Bob Willard, Faculty of The Directors College, take a look at how companies and their board will be judged by their response to the pandemic and emerging ESG issues that will dominate the post-COVID environment. Read the full article.
Agile companies need educated board members
Principal of The Directors College Dr. Michael Hartmann talks about the scandals that lead to the creation of governance education, the current socio-economic climate that is driving boardroom oversight today, and what will impact governance in the future. Read the full article.
Every week we curate interesting articles, research and opinion pieces from Canada and around the world that may provide value to our alumni and other governance professionals. Here are a few of the items we shared: