The Board Book: An Insider’s Guide for Directors and Trustees

The Board Book: An Insider's Guide for Directors and Trustees“By far the best book on corporate and institutional governance.” ―Nicholas Katzenbach, former attorney general of the United States In his new foreword to The Board Book, former Mellon Foundation and Princeton University president William G. Bowen brings his immense experience to bear on the most pressing questions facing boards of directors and trustees today: seeking collaborative relationships and placing a renewed emphasis on sustainable initiatives. The strategies Bowen relates throughou…

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Board Book An Insider`s Guide for Directors & Trustees [HC,2008]

Board Book An Insider`s Guide for Directors & Trustees [HC,2008]“By far the best book on corporate and institutional governance.” ―Nicholas Katzenbach, former attorney general of the United States In his new foreword to The Board Book, former Mellon Foundation and Princeton University president William G. Bowen brings his immense experience to bear on the most pressing questions facing boards of directors and trustees today: seeking collaborative relationships and placing a renewed emphasis on sustainable initiatives. The strategies Bowen relates throughou…

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An Insider’s View of Mormon Origins

An Insider's View of Mormon OriginsOver the past thirty years, an enormous amount of research has been conducted into Mormon origins—Joseph Smith’s early life, the Book of Mormon, the prophet’s visions, and the restoration of priesthood authority. Longtime LDS educator Grant H. Palmer suggests that most Latter-day Saints remain unaware of the significance of these discoveries, and he gives a brief survey for anyone who has ever wanted to know more about these issues.He finds that much of what we take for granted as literal …

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Women On Board: Insider Secrets to Getting on a Board and Succeeding as a Director

Women On Board: Insider Secrets to Getting on a Board and Succeeding as a DirectorOpening the tightly guarded doors of the boardroom, Women on Board shows the way for directors to achieve high performance and be an essential part of a high-functioning board. This new book by KPMG s Nancy Calderon and WomenCorporateDirectors Susan Stautberg prepares women to take their seat at the boardroom table and to thrive and add significant value once they get there. Board service today requires a more complex set of skills, experiences, and leadership styles than ever before, making Wom…

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Improving Corporate Boards: The Boardroom Insider Guidebook

Improving Corporate Boards: The Boardroom Insider GuidebookOpening the tightly guarded doors of the boardroom, Women on Board shows the way for directors to achieve high performance and be an essential part of a high-functioning board. This new book by KPMG s Nancy Calderon and WomenCorporateDirectors Susan Stautberg prepares women to take their seat at the boardroom table and to thrive and add significant value once they get there. Board service today requires a more complex set of skills, experiences, and leadership styles than ever before, making Wom…

June 5, 2013
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BOARDROOM Q&A – Ralph Ward Answers Your Toughest Boardroom Questions

BOARDROOM Q&A - Ralph Ward Answers Your Toughest Boardroom QuestionsBoardroom Q&A delivers over 100 real-world answers to the toughest questions facing corporate board members worldwide today, drawn from Ralph Ward’s Boardroom INSIDER governance newsletter. Savvy advice from leading corporate directors, consultants, counsel, and financial experts, in a handy Q&A format.(Sample contents)BOARD STRUCTURE AND PROCEDURESHow to Nudge Our Board Into Using More Tech?… Should We Add a “Governance” Committee?… “Lost” Resolutions at Our Board Meetings?… Tempt…

August 7, 2011
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How to Import Wine: An Insider’s Guide

How to Import Wine: An Insider’s GuideSince the 2011 publication of the first edition of How to Import Wine tectonic change has fundamentally reshaped the US wine business landscape. This comprehensively revised edition puts this new environment in a manageable, actionable context so that novices and veterans alike will be able to identify dangers and new opportunities in such areas as federal and state regulations, evolving distribution practices, the impact of social media and how to appeal to the new emerging tastemakers: Millenn…

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Raspberry Pi Insider Guide

Raspberry Pi Insider GuideTHE MOST UP-TO-DATE RASPBERRY PI GUIDE AVAILABLE!. Everything you need to make you an expert using the Raspberry Pi. Taking you from beginner to expert. Even as an absolute beginner you will start on a journey that will ultimately leave you knowledgeable and with the confidence to work your Raspberry Pi to the limit. All you need is this book and some time to work through it. The world of computing moves fast and since the Raspberry Pi was launched in 2012, a lot has changed. RASPBERRY PI IN…

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BANANAGRAMS® Secrets: Insider Secrets to Help You Become Top Banana! (Collins Little Books)

BANANAGRAMS® Secrets: Insider Secrets to Help You Become Top Banana! (Collins Little Books)Discover the secret hints, tips and winning ways of the BANANAGRAMS® bunch! This book will teach you the one thing you must do in your first move; dozens of proper nounse that you can play in any word game; three ways to turn tiles that save vital seconds, how to use U.S. and UK spellings to improve your game; 19 games you can play with BANANAGRAMS® tiles; the essential tip that buys time whenever you call “PEEL!,” a dictionary of WEORDS®: Weird Words That Win Word Games; and dozens of other …

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How to Import Wine: An Insider’s Guide

How to Import Wine: An Insider's GuideIn the first book of its kind, author and veteran importer Deborah M. Gray offers the benefit of her vast experience in this comprehensive guide to the perils and best practices of the fascinating career of a wine mporter.She gives invaluable insider information and the necessary tools, resources, and real world advice to create a strong business model and a portfolio to match. She details the critical considerations in branding, packaging, pricing, licensing and regulations, shipping, warehousi…

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