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College in West Virginia Turns to a Member of Its Board of Governors to Fill GC Seat

College in West Virginia Turns to a Member of Its Board of Governors to Fill GC Seat

In a statement announcing H. Toney Stroud's appointment, Marshall University President Brad Smith said, “As a first-generation college student himself, he ... has a sincere passion for higher education and the impact it can have on a person’s life."
By Trudy Knockless
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Professional Development

Thinking of Joining a Company as Its First GC? Get 'Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable'

Thinking of Joining a Company as Its First GC? Get 'Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable'

Five senior lawyers at fast-growing Canadian technology companies talk about making the move to become their top, and usually only, counsel.
By Gail J. Cohen

Beyond the Mission Statement

Inside Track: The Days When ESG Meant 'Warm and Fuzzy' Are Over

Inside Track: The Days When ESG Meant 'Warm and Fuzzy' Are Over

Companies need to police themselves to ensure their ESG disclosures are "able to withstand public and regulatory scrutiny," said Daniel Barton, managing director of disputes and investigations at Alvarez & Marsal.
By Greg Andrews

Lean Adviser GC

Make Sure Your Working Wellness Plan Is … Working

Make Sure Your Working Wellness Plan Is … Working

Just as in any legal project, monitoring is a continuous event, and Lean Adviser's core methods apply just as well to monitoring employee working wellness: Observation, Evaluation and Correction.
By Lean Adviser

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Lessons in Leadership

Psychologist on Resilience, Boardrooms, the Human Brain and Managing Emotions

Psychologist on Resilience, Boardrooms, the Human Brain and Managing Emotions

Professor Steve Peters is a Consultant Psychiatrist and the bestselling author of the 'Chimp Paradox'. Here, he outlines to CCA the three systems of the human brain and the biggest pitfalls to psychological health in the business world. He also shares key strategies that GC's can implement in the boardroom.
By Abigail Harris

Women, Influence & Power in Law (WIPL)

The Key to Leadership Success: Behavioral Agility and Creativity

The Key to Leadership Success: Behavioral Agility and Creativity

Alex Lazarus is a Business Psychologist and a Leadership and Team Coach. Here, Alex talks to Corporate Counsel Advance about what it means for in-house leaders and their teams to be behaviorally agile and why it is an essential ingredient in becoming an influential leader. She also outlines the strategies general counsel can implement to create a culture that enables in-house teams to be creative.
By Abigail Harris

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