Thinking differently about boards
Are boards worth it? The best way to demonstrate that boards matter is to show their impact. This opinion piece explores what positive impact looks like, the qualities of boards that have a positive impact and how to go about measuring or evaluating that impact.
EMEA 360 Boardroom Survey
Agenda priorities across the region
Deloitte is pleased to present the inaugural EMEA 360 Boardroom survey. The survey presents the views of 271 directors across 20 countries in the EMEA region, providing a unique perspective on the issues currently faced by boards of directors.
On the board’s agenda
Organisational Culture: Recognising signs of a toxic culture
Boards have an important role to play in guiding their organisations’ culture. Learn some of the practices for directors to consider to ensure their oversight of culture is effective, and how they contribute to the organization’s “tone at the top.”
A crisis of confidence
Board survey finds gaps between awareness of crisis threats and preparation to handle them
Awareness of threats is not the same as preparation to deal with them. More than three-quarters (76%) of surveyed board members believe their companies would respond effectively if a crisis struck tomorrow. But less than half (49%) of their companies have taken steps to be truly crisis-ready.