Committees : Governance

BD Article
article | October 7th, 2015

Should Your CEO Also Be Chairman?

Bank Director Editor-in-Chief Jack Milligan describes the potential implications of combining or splitting the roles of chairman and CEO.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
article | October 1st, 2015

What to Look for in Your Next CEO: Part I

In the first of a two-part series, Alan Kaplan explores 10 technical skills needed by bank CEOs today.

By: Alan J. Kaplan
article | September 30th, 2015

Sorting Necessary from Noise: How to Focus Your Board’s Time

FinPro Inc. offers 11 ways boards can cut through the chatter and focus on the most important issues for the institution.

By: Stephen Brown Klinger
BD Article
article | September 22nd, 2015

Three Secrets to Running a High Performance Bank

Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about common traits for high performing banks, based on the history of the Bank Performance Scorecard.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
article | September 2nd, 2015

Is Your Board Suitably Engaged?

A highly functioning board of directors exhibits four common qualities.

By: Patrick Murphy
video | July 28th, 2015

Asking the Right Questions: How a Board Should Approach Credible Challenge

Lynn McKenzie of KPMG LLP lays out the importance of the credible challenge to management and how to best approach the process in the boardroom.

By: Lynn McKenzie
BD Article
article | July 27th, 2015

What Makes a Great Bank CEO

Looking forward to the next 10 years, Bank Director Editor Jack Milligan writes about the qualities future bank CEOs will need.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
article | July 17th, 2015

The Link Between Board Diversity and Smart Business

Bryan Cave LLP attorneys Jim McAlpin and Michael Shumaker explain why board diversity helps corporate performance.

By: Michael Shumaker
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
article | May 11th, 2015

What Makes Great Boards Great?

Alan Kaplan describes five qualities of a great board of directors.

By: Alan J. Kaplan