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Strong corporate boards should host a diversity of viewpoints — so they are better able to examine strategic issues from all angles and ask tough questions of management — but directors should also be collegial and able to disagree politely. Most corporate governance experts agree on that, but what’s less clear is how to best achieve that delicate balance.  Regular board evaluations may help in this respect. Though far from universal, the 2022 Governance Best Practices Survey, sponsored by Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, shows the practice is gaining momentum among bank boards. This year’s survey, which was conducted in...