High-performing boards: What’s on their agenda? | McKinsey & Company

See on Scoop.it – Performance On Boards Directors report that they have a greater impact as they move beyond the basics. A McKinsey Quarterly article. Helen Forlani‘s insight: An interesting article that shows that a Performing Board is one that actively participates in more than just compliance, but pushes the strategy and debates processes to […]

Countries with greater gender equality are more competitive and grow faster – UN

See on Scoop.it – Women Have it All The United Nations (UN) said the world will lose from gender discrimination but acknowledged that countries with greater equality are more competitive and grow faster. It said about a billion women fall short of their potential economic contribution due to barriers in decision-making, labour markets, financial services, […]