Do we need more women in the boardroom?

Female boardroom and CEOs

Female representation on UK boards is on the rise, but this doesn’t mean women are getting a fair shot at the top job

Should HR be responsible for learning and development?

Whether learning and development should reside within human resources or alongside as its own empowered business unit remains a contentious issue

The role of the board in business transformation

‘Business transformation is difficult, messy and doesn’t always work; not being aware of the need to change is even worse’

The voice of risk: how CISOs can make themselves heard

black office chairs facing a long desk

Language is key to successful collaboration between the chief information security officer (CISO) and other executives

The role of the board in taming the CEO

Elon Musk’s social media spat with the law plays out like a Shakespearean drama, but there’s more at stake than the rant of a corporate prince

Dangers of ‘beefing up’ the CFO role

CFO warnings

Beefing up the role of the finance chief to focus on business growth may risk losing a traditionally steadying influence in an over-ambitious boardroom