Top VC Firms

VC firms should be as much about you liking them as them liking you. So how do you decide

Key Industry Associations

A trade association, also known as an industry trade group, business association, sector association or industry body, is an organization founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry.

Bridging the boardroom’s technology gap

As businesses increasingly become digital, corporate boards are beginning to realize that technology expertise is a powerful asset. Tech-savvy directors can help corporate boards understand and oversee tech-driven initiatives and opportunities.

An incumbent’s guide to digital disruption

An incumbent’s guide to digital disruption A decade ago, Norwegian media group Schibsted made a courageous decision: to offer classifieds—the main revenue source of its newspaper businesses—online for free. The company had already made significant Internet investments but realized that to establish a pan-European digital stronghold it had to raise the stakes. During a presentation…read more.

Why Boards of Directors Need a Digital Leader

One aspect of contemporary organizations for which there is often insufficient leadership is the move to digitization of a company’s business. The market researcher IDC predicts that by the end of 2017, two-thirds of Global 2000 businesses “will have digital transformation at the center of their corporate strategies.”

Decide Whether That Board Seat Is Right for You

For many executives, a corporate board seat is a coveted opportunity. But any invitation to take one should not be considered lightly. While the business world is overflowing with advice for companies in selecting board members, prospective directors should evaluate whether accepting a board seat is the right move for them.

Does the Boardroom ‘Get’ Digital?

According to a couple of surveys only a minority of boards are highly digital with the majority lacking digital representation. Board directors who believe they have a fair understanding but who, further investigation reveals, are deluded. How should boardrooms a get digital.