Director’s Alert 2014
Greater oversight, deeper insight: Boardroom strategies in an era of disruptive change
Deloitte’s experts share their insight on challenges today’s board members face and strategies they can employ to overcome those issues.
The 2014 edition of the Directors’ Alert, “Greater oversight, deeper insight: Boardroom strategies in an era of disruptive change” focuses on many of the challenges — and the responses — boards of directors are taking to address them: 1. Innovation: How cutting-edge is your organization? 2. Technology: What threats does cyber-crime pose to your organization? 3. Productivity: Do better, not necessarily just more. (attached in the email- 4. Strategy: Volatility goes beyond economic considerations. Greater oversight) 5. Growth strategies: Where is your organization headed? 6. Leadership: Developing tomorrow’s leaders. 7. Regulation and compliance: Ensuring compliance in a rapidly evolving environment. 8. Integrated reporting: Are you telling the whole story? 9. Taxation: Could tax be dangerous to your brand’s health? 10. Board composition: Balancing diversity and expertise to maximize board effectiveness. Each topic was developed with input from Deloitte subject matter experts around the world. The discussion includes suggested questions directors may ask to further explore the issues within their own organizations.