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Blair Jones Featured in Directors & Boards Magazine

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Blair Jones’ article, “Past is prelude in the boardroom,” was recently featured in the 40th anniversary issue of Directors & Boards magazine.

From the article:

If you’re a director, you can be excused for seeing the last 40 years of board history as a relentless chronology of regulatory growth. A key result has been more work and more personal risk — along with more worry about how outsiders view every move.

But what if we take a contrary view? What if we look at the historical glass as half-full instead of half-empty? The changes that have swept over the board then appear, ironically, to have also swept it forward. Directors have put shareholders at the center; introduced more structure and process; injected extra rigor into every task; and embraced shareholder and stakeholder dialogue.

To read the full article, download the PDF.