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Work experience lets candidates try governance for size

Work experience lets candidates try governance for size - Read more

Features

Philippa Foster Back: Even if it is legal, is it right? - Read more

Philippa Foster Back: Even if it is legal, is it right?

16 May 2018

The director at the Institute of Business Ethics discusses consumer backlash against misbehaving companies, how boards shape culture and UK reform of corporate governance. Read more...

Strong culture and governance make for sporting behaviour - Read more

Strong culture and governance make for sporting behaviour

15 May 2018

Understanding and improving culture can help ease sport’s troubles. Read more...

How small and mid-cap firms can AIM higher - Read more

How small and mid-cap firms can AIM higher

15 May 2018

The QCA has updated its code to help small and mid-cap companies improve governance and encourage growth. Read more...

Executive remuneration reform needs patience - Read more

Executive remuneration reform needs patience

15 May 2018

Recent changes to executive pay regulation need more time to have an effect. Read more...

Company law allows a purpose beyond profit - Read more

Company law allows a purpose beyond profit

14 May 2018

Legal requirements offer opportunities for business to be driven by more than shareholder value. Read more...

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Technical

Employment Appeal Tribunal clarifies rules on ‘bumping’ staff - Read more

Employment Appeal Tribunal clarifies rules on ‘bumping’ staff

14 May 2018

Employment round-up looks at Vento bands, discussions during proceedings breaks, and full particulars for Employment Tribunal claims. Read more...

How the EU will tax cyberspace - Read more

How the EU will tax cyberspace

14 May 2018

The EU is considering how it can make technology firms pay their fair share. Read more...

UK targets merger thresholds for national security - Read more

UK targets merger thresholds for national security

14 May 2018

Government legislation would capture more acquisitions through turnover threshold and share of supply tests. Read more...

A guide to share allotments - Read more

A guide to share allotments

14 May 2018

Reviewing authority to allot, pre-emption rights, consideration and listing requirements. Read more...

Voting guidance for the 2018 AGM season - Read more

Voting guidance for the 2018 AGM season

18 April 2018

The latest PLSA and ISS voting guidelines on directors’ and auditors’ resolutions. Read more...

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Careers

Work experience lets candidates try governance for size - Read more

Work experience lets candidates try governance for size

15 May 2018

ICSA has developed guidance to help support companies to offer work experience. Read more...

How to attract talent to the company secretary profession - Read more

How to attract talent to the company secretary profession

14 May 2018

Outside of pay, personal development, leadership and agile working are key to recruitment. Read more...

How businesses can accommodate millennials at work - Read more

How businesses can accommodate millennials at work

16 April 2018

Sponsored: Employers need a change in mindset to maximise the potential of the new generation. Read more...

Awareness, behaviour, commitment: The ABC of personal impact - Read more

Awareness, behaviour, commitment: The ABC of personal impact

06 April 2018

Three simple steps to develop your presenting skills. Read more...

ICSA's qualifying programme will open doors for governance professionals - Read more

ICSA's new qualifying programme will open doors for governance professionals

07 March 2018

Why we are updating and refocusing its qualifying programme for the next generation. Read more...

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News Analysis

News analysis

This AGM season faces a shifting climate - Read more

This AGM season faces a shifting climate

15 May 2018 by Jimmy Nicholls

Investors are demanding firms do more on environmental and social issues, including board diversity and climate change. Read more...

Companies House's online registration needs fixing - Read more

Companies House's online registration needs fixing

15 May 2018 by Jimmy Nicholls

The conviction of a whistleblower protesting the ease of registering with Companies House shows flaws in the system. Read more...

Bribery Act case flags need for active prevention - Read more

Bribery Act case flags need for active prevention

17 April 2018

The outcome of a failure to prevent bribery case shows how seriously prosecutors are taking compliance. Read more...

Insolvency reforms threaten directors with greater liability - Read more

Insolvency reforms threaten directors with greater liability

06 April 2018 by Jimmy Nicholls

Recent corporate failures could prompt more scrutiny for directors who sell or close companies, and protect supplier payments. Read more...

The corporate governance lessons from Carillion's collapse - Read more

The corporate governance lessons from Carillion's collapse

06 March 2018

The failure of the outsourcing firm will feed debate over directors’ duties, remuneration and clawback conditions. Read more...

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Comment

Anthony Hilton

For some chief executives there is no easy way out - Read more

For some chief executives there is no easy way out

15 May 2018

Succession planning for a charismatic CEO is a thankless task. Read more...

Bernadette Barber

Business is a biosystem, not an isolated organism - Read more

Business is a biosystem, not an isolated organism

07 March 2018

Companies can learn from their wider stakeholders, but must prioritise among different inputs. Read more...

Guest Columns

The social case for diversity can stand alone - Read more

The social case for diversity can stand alone

24 May 2018 by Jimmy Nicholls

Businesses can pursue diversity as a societal good, even against a varied business case. Read more...

It is time for boards to shape corporate culture - Read more

It is time for boards to shape corporate culture

18 April 2018

Updates to the UK Corporate Governance Code will spur directors to keep tabs on behaviour. Read more...

Quick question

Do you think the FRC’s enforcement powers should be enhanced?

Do you think the FRC’s enforcement powers should be enhanced?

23 May 2018

Our community assesses the teeth of the Financial Reporting Council. Read more...

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