Committees : Governance

article | June 14th, 2016

Investing in Formal Leadership Development and Succession Planning

As the baby-boomer exodus from the workplace grows in the coming years, many banks will find themselves with a groundswell of leadership positions to fill.

By: Patrick J. Cole, Timothy Reimink
article | May 30th, 2016

Icebergs Ahead: Five Questions Every Board Should Ask the CISO

You don't need to be an expert in technology to ask questions of the CISO.

By: Jeffry Powell
Bank Services
directorcorps | May 19th, 2016

Board Packets: How Much Is Too Much?

Board packets are growing in size and current bank director and former CEO Joe Garrett weighs in on what can be done to improve them.

By: Joe Garrett
video | May 4th, 2016

Getting Diverse Candidates to the C-Suite

U.S. Bank's head of human resources, Jennie Carlson, discusses her efforts to get more diversity in the C-suite.

By: Naomi Snyder
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

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
article | December 14th, 2015

How to Get the Most out of Your Annual Reviews

This article offers a guide to conducting board evaluations and what to discuss.

By: Michael Shumaker
article | December 2nd, 2015

Succeeding With Your Succession Plan

Douglas P. Faucette explores the legal contracts and incentives that will ensure your succession plan works.

By: Douglas P. Faucette
article | November 18th, 2015

Banks Grapple With Succession Planning

U.S. Bank and Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania focus on promoting from within.

By: Naomi Snyder