Saving the Corporate Board by Ralph D. Ward
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Saving the Corporate Board
By Ralph D. Ward

Saving the Corporate Board

Why Boards Fail and How to Fix Them

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Saving the Corporate Board by Ralph D. Ward

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Ward reveals ten specific failings that are built into our boardroom model and provides real-world fixes to get boards back on track. Ward mixes tart, insightful analogies (what do boards have in common with volunteer fire departments, the U.S. electoral college ...and Howard Hughes?) with proven nuts-and-bolts advice for putting any board back on track. Order your copy today!

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780471433835
ISBN-10: 0471433837
Format: Hardback
(244mm x 166mm x 19mm)
Pages: 232
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 16-Apr-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Books By Author Ralph D. Ward

Saving the Corporate Board by Ralph D. Ward Saving the Corporate Board, Paperback (April 2003)

Much of the general public has had its first look into the corporate boardroom by way of the recent scandals involving Enron, Adelphia, Global Crossing, and WorldComm, and it has not liked what it has seen. This book outlines the ten major reasons that boardrooms fail in delivering on their responsibilities to the shareholders.

Improving Corporate Boards by Ralph D. Ward Improving Corporate Boards, Paperback (June 2000)

Must-Have, Firsthand Guidance for the 21st Century Boardroom From the Wall Street Journal and top cable business news programs to global politics, the topic of corporate governance is in the business media spotlight.

21st Century Corporate Board by Ralph D. Ward 21st Century Corporate Board, Hardback (November 1996)

The Lowdown on the Hottest Trends in Corporate Goverance--A Complete Blueprint for Tomorrow's Corporate Board Member Regulations, economics, shareholders, court battles--these factors have transformed the corporate board into a powerful, independent force in business.

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Author Biography - Ralph D. Ward

RALPH D. WARD is a nationally recognized writer and commentator on the roles of boards of directors and the future of corporate governance worldwide. He is publisher of Boardroom INSIDER, an online e-mail newsletter of firsthand advice for better boards, and edits the Corporate Board, an international journal of corporate governance. He speaks and consults extensively on boardroom issues in the United States and internationally, and is the author of 21st Century Corporate Board and Improving Corporate Boards, both published by Wiley.

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