Committees : Bank Services

Bank Services
DirectorCorps | March 17th, 2016

Roles in the Boardroom and Why They Matter

It can be a challenge to calibrate roles in the boardroom, but effective governance depends on it.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
DirectorCorps | January 15th, 2016

When Recruiting Directors, Keep the Big Picture in Mind

Bank Director interviews a recruiter and chairman of Wintrust Financial Corp. about trends in director recruitment and how to best approach the process.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
DirectorCorps | December 18th, 2015

Talent Management at the Top

Jennie Carlson of U.S. Bancorp reveals how the bank focuses on executive-level talent management, including diversity and succession planning.

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Bank Services
DirectorCorps | December 18th, 2015

A Director’s Viewpoint: What Makes a Good Bank Director?

A director and former bank CEO speaks out about his personal experiences with good and not-so-good directors.

By: Joe Garrett
Bank Services
Article | July 17th, 2015

What New Directors Are You Adding to Your Board?

Bank Director poses the question to our membership group, and finds a similar theme throughout.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Bank Services
DirectorCorps | June 19th, 2015

Will Your Bank Shoot Itself With a Single Trigger?

Bank Director gets a question from a reader about the appropriateness of a “single trigger” such as a change of control that results in a large payout for executives of the bank.

By: Naomi Snyder, editor-in-chief at Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | February 16th, 2015

Rules of Engagement: Dealing With External Auditors

A CPA and chairman of the audit committee of First Virginia Community Bank in Fairfax explains what audit committees need to know about communications with external auditors.

By: Lawrence W. Schwartz
Bank Services
Video | December 9th, 2014

It’s More than Just the Money

Offering competitive compensation programs is an important factor in employee satisfaction and retention. But is it the most important thing?

By: Bank Director Staff Writer
Bank Services
Article | November 21st, 2014

CEO Evaluations: Positioning the Bank for Success

How can boards effectively evaluate the CEO and position the bank for the future?

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director
Bank Services
Research | August 14th, 2014

Trends in Private Bank Compensation

Bank Director’s Compensation Survey reveals compensation data for private banks, in this report exclusive to DirectorCorps.

By: Emily McCormick, vice president of research for Bank Director