Podcasts

Why Should You Care? California made the first move in 2018 by passing bill SB 826 to insure that publicly traded CA companies reflect gender diversity on their Boards. Currently, women hold 17.7% of Board seats in Public Companies, which is remarkable given research shows that...

What Directors and Leaders Should Know Now! The premise of blockchain is brilliant: a decentralized ledger that eliminates the possibility for failure by taking centralized components out of the picture. Specifically, what blockchain technology is meant to do, is automate trust.  Proponents predict blockchain will bring...

5 Proven Ways to Outperform the Competition: Is your company’s leadership truly dedicated to innovating?  Are leaders rewarded for creative fails? Do you recognize the innovation blockers?  Recent research from Washington University Olin School of Business is predicting 40% of Fortune 500 Companies will be bankrupt...

CEO Lenny Comma on the payoff of social investments and the value of connection to employees Millennials are leading the charge and demanding that organizations and their leaders play a meaningful role in creating positive social change.  Not only that, 76% of investors also expect companies...

Where has AI had the most traction and success and what does the future hold? Gioia Messinger iOT pioneer, Founder of Arlo, the #1 DIY smart home security system on the market today, weighs in on AI taking on jobs that are dangerous, dirty and dull.  A...

With the right encouragement and tireless reinforcement by your leadership team, you can build a team dynamic that creates a culture of competitive advantage so contagious - it goes viral! Our guest Garry Ridge, CEO and board member of WD-40 Company, is responsible for developing and...

  What can “Win at all Costs” cultures like Wells Fargo and Uber teach us about dangers to watch for in performance-based cultures? Michael Berthelot, Director of Fresh Del Monte Produce Company, and Adjunct Professor at UCSD's Rady School of Management had two of his current grad students...

Grit, Resilience & Allies: Lessons from Women Leaders in the C-Suite! What can we learn from the trailblazing women who navigated their way to the highest levels in Global Corporate America?...

Does your leadership team have the systems and internal processes in place to prevent fraud or discover it before it becomes front page news?Award-winning financial crime reporter, New York Times editor, and author David Enrich held our Corporate Directors Forum audience spellbound in a room of over 200 attendees at our CDF event held in...

Cyber Security wasn’t front page news, nor top of mind for many leaders until Target got hacked in 2013! That’s when everyone started paying CLOSE attention to this very real threat. Listen in as Kelli McCauley unpacks cyber terrorism with noted cybersecurity expert, David Finn, COO,...