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    1. BoardBookit and BoardProspects.com Form Alliance to Better Serve Board of Director Customers

       BoardBookit, a leader in the board portal software market, and BoardProspects.com, the board recruitment network, today announce a partnership to provide customers favorable pricing, education and other board-related services to improve communication and governance of boards of directors.   


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    2. See what I have to say about Yahoo's deal with Starboard in USA Today's article

      The bids that Yahoo received "probably weren’t what they were hoping for," he said. "So now they realized we don’t have an option here and we can't keep fighting Jeff Smith. We have to do a deal with him because we don’t know what the options are."


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    3. Featured in Fortune Magazine my article titled "It’s Time to Admit You Can’t Do It All"

      Busy entrepreneurs and executives have a lot to juggle, and it can easily become overwhelming. Between writing business plans, hiring employees, managing teams, raising capital, engaging customers, and networking events, there’s a lot on a leader’s plate. While there are many helpful suggestions on ways to balance everything, here’s another piece of advice I’ve learned during my journey: You can’t do it all. And you shouldn’t.


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    4. Boardroom Coup at Darden Demonstrates the Power of Activist Investing

      It wasn't just about the breadsticks -- but Jeffrey Smith and Starboard Value have engineered a truly amazing turnaround for the popular restaurant chain:  http://www.wsj.com/articles/activists-reap-olive-garden-bounty-1459902161.  With success stories such as this, the activist investor model will continue to flourish.

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    5. Time is Running Out for Yahoo's Board

      Beginning today and continuing through March 26th, shareholders of Yahoo will be able to submit their slate of candidates for the company’s board of directors.  Although Yahoo hopes to avoid a proxy contest at its Annual Meeting this summer, such a contest may be inevitable if a sale of the internet giant hasn’t occurred by then. 

      Following AOL’s sale to Verizon last June, Yahoo’s shareholders, led by activist investor Starboard Value, began to encourage a similar path for the company.  Yahoo’s board, realizing that the anticipated revival was not going to happen, finally relented ...

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    6. BoardProspects Announces New Partner -- "Conference Executive Board"

      BoardProspects Announces New Partner -- "Conference Executive Board"

      BoardProspects is excited to announce that Conference Executive Board, Inc. (NYSE: CEB) as one of our new "Partners".  CEB is a best practice insight and technology company with more than 30 years of experience working with top companies to share, analyze, and apply proven practices.  Every year CEB equips over 20,000 senior leaders from more than 10,000 organizations across 110 countries with the intelligence they need to respond quickly to evolving business conditions. In doing so they help them more effectively manage their talent, customers and operations to exceed business objectives.

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    7. Guest CEO Blog: What Is The CyberSecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 and Why Should Directors Care?

      Guest CEO Blog:  What Is The CyberSecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 and Why Should Directors Care?

       I am happy to pass along to our Members the article below from BoardProspects Member and cybersecurity expert, Scott Goldman:


      What Is the Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 And Why Should Directors Care?


      Scott Goldman – Director, Mueller Industries (NYSE: MLI); Founder and CEO, BeCyberAware.com


      The Cybersecurity Disclosure Act of 2015 (S.2410 of the 114th Congress) is a law proposed on December 15, 2015, which might affect your company and the way that you do business.  If you are a publicly held company you must be aware of this pending law, but even if you are not you should ...

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