Sustainability in the Boardroom (article)

Author Lynn Paine believes Nike’s experience of having a dedicated board-level innovation committee is a valuable addition to many if not most companies in at least five ways: as a source of knowledge and expertise, as a sounding board and constructive critic, as a driver of accountability, as a stimulus for innovation, and as a resource for the full board. Discusses the committee’s creation and provides an insider’s perspective on what has made it so effective.

Source: Harvard Business Review, Vol. 92 no7/8 (Jul/Aug 2014) , p86-94.

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