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August 27, 2017

Could your board meetings be more effective?  What are the key components your directors are missing?  We continue with the afternoon agenda in Part III of our How To Run A Great Board Meeting series.

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August 8, 2017

Could your board meetings be more effective?  Can you improve your agenda to give your directors the ability to help crystallize and drive your strategic objectives?

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June 5, 2017

Are your board meetings as effective as you want them to be? Are you covering history at the expense of strategy for the future? Are you giving your directors the ability to help drive your strategic objectives?

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May 29, 2017

Congratulations to Manuel Díez and the whole Diesco team for being named 2017 Private Company Advisory Board Of The Year by Private Company Director, Directors and Boards and Family Business magazines. 

Diesco Ltd. has been a Lodestone Global client since 2013.  We are...

April 24, 2017

How do you know you are ready for a High Performance Board Member? What questions would they ask about your business? Are you “race-ready” for a high performance board?

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March 14, 2017

Learn how Diesco used a Board to focus on key strategic goals and drive results. Over a two-year period, after implementing their Board, earnings at the company nearly quadrupled!

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February 13, 2017

What is the best way to find and recruit talented directors? Remember, strategy precedes governance. Don't take the easy path and simply recruit people you know. Find out what your strategic goals are and target directors that will help you achieve them.  We discuss wh...

January 26, 2017

Choosing the right board members is one of the most challenging tasks a company can face. There is an art to assembling a team of advisors that can drive strategy, mentor and guide key executives, deeply understand the company culture, and play nicely with each other i...