The CFOs’ Critical Role in Board Oversight
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The Board of Directors of an organization, public or private, has an important oversight function over management as they carry out their day-to-day functions for the benefit of the various stakeholders of the organization.  Effective Board oversight is critical so that there is an extra layer of advice and approval…Read More

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CFO Guidance: How to Build Your Relationship with the Board
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The CFO is one of a company’s key leaders interacting with the Board of Directors, second only in importance to the Chief Executive Officer. A good working relationship between the Board and the CFO is critical to your company’s success.  The foundation of that relationship should be built on mutual…Read More

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How to Get on a Corporate Board
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Because part of FLG’s consulting practice is to counsel corporate boards, we’re often asked about how a C-suite executive finds and secures a corporate board seat. The short answer is: “planning, persistence and patience.” Identifying Board Opportunities: Network, Network, Network In many respects the process of finding and being selected…Read More

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Managing Cybersecurity Risk: The Role of the CFO
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According to Cybersecurity Ventures, cybercrime will inflict damages totaling $6 trillion, globally in 2021. Cybercrime costs are projected to increase at an annual rate of 15% over the next 5 years, bringing in more profit to organized crime syndicates than global trade in all illegal drugs. Cybersecurity Risk: The Scope…Read More

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