By Y. Argüden
Concentrating on the constitution, strategies, and behaviors for a board of administrators to make sure reliable governance, this e-book examines the behavioral elements of governance akin to the way to evaluation and method details supplied to the board, tips on how to significantly query with out de-motivating and the way to supply suggestions with no interfering with administration.
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This in turn requires the participation and involvement of all in the organization. Hence, creation of a climate that emphasizes good governance principles and deployment of a good corporate governance culture is the key to sustainability. Executives are responsible for managing a corporation on behalf of its shareholders. In order to ensure that the risks taken by management on behalf of the shareholders are consistent and balanced, and to prevent any potential conflicts of interest between the management and shareholders, effective guidance and oversight are required.
Between annual stockholder meetings, the Board may elect Directors to serve until the next annual meeting. 2. Extending the Invitation to a Potential Director to Join the Board The invitation to join the Board should be extended by the Board itself via the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation, together with an independent Director, when appropriate. INDEPENDENT BOARD MEMBERS Corporate governance codes becoming prevalent throughout the world are calling for the majority of any board to be comprised of independent members.
Having a good understanding of the corporation’s cash flow In order for a corporation to protect its assets and value, cash flow is just as important as its profit and loss statement. Inconsistencies that may arise between the cash situation and profit-and-loss situation must be well understood. For example, if an increase in sales is accomplished by increasing the payment terms, one should not be satisfied with the initial increase in profits, but also need also to evaluate the financial risks of increasing the working capital requirements as well as the risks of customer defaults.