How Chairs are responding to the COVID-19 marathon

How Chairs are responding to the COVID-19 marathon

While simultaneously dealing with the COVID-19 crisis marathon that has created short term and medium term risks, which may be impacting on the very survival of their entity, Chairs have also had to lead their board’s to rapidly adopt new technology to conduct board...
How do Chairs prepare for Board meetings?

How do Chairs prepare for Board meetings?

There is very little understanding of how Chairs prepare for board meetings and undertake their role. There is no rule book and little guidance on good practice or common practices of being an effective Chair. At VUCA we believe this is a critical area to pursue and...
Do Directors prepare well for Board meetings?

Do Directors prepare well for Board meetings?

There are many factors that underpin good decision making around the board table. One that receives little attention is how individual directors prepare for meetings. VUCA Trusted Advisors undertook a research project engaging with directors to gain a greater insight...
Is governance important to family business?

Is governance important to family business?

There is a view that in operating a business enterprise it’s not all about governance, which sometimes can be described as a series of boring meetings and tedious tasks, especially for family businesses. In my opinion family owned businesses often do not formally set...