Aug 14 2013 | 9:21 AM

Responding to our customers’ enthusiastic embrace of the NYSE Connect iPad App, we’ve increased its features and added new content sources and data feeds to help the C-Suite and investor relations professionals keep up-to-date and it is available for free from the App Store.

NYSE Connect iPad App 2.0 includes new thought leadership updates from Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Financial Executives International, U.S. Chamber of Commerce and  NYSE/ConvergEx Morning Markets Briefing.

The new Market Data and Governance Analytics section allows users to build a real-time watch list, chart peer performance and track sector-specific news.  You can also access your NYSE Limit Order Book and view institutional sentiment in your stock.  A dynamic ISS QuickScore metric allows you to identify...

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Jul 11 2013 | 12:55 PM

I recently wrote a piece on an interesting new corporate governance idea - square root voting.

For those new to the topic, "Square root voting answers the question of whether value is increased from the proposal. It makes sure that the vote is approved if and only if it increases value; everyone buys shares representing their willingness to pay for the project being voted on so the vote result will reflect the intensity of their preference. There are no arbitrary rules, such as once someone acquires 15% they’re cut in half."

For more, click here.

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Jun 20 2013 | 5:18 PM

I did a recent review of the MAKERS project, the largest collection of videos about women, at Corporate Board Member. I learned a great deal about leadership and I encourage you to watch as well at This also dovetails with a recent report on Women in senior management: setting the stage for growth. Get onto the discussion today!

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Jun 20 2013 | 3:19 PM

In my latest post for Corporate Board Member, I wrote about the qualities that make a good leader - authenticity, leadership by example, inclusiveness, accountability and commitment to coaching.

For more of my analysis and to continue the conversation, please read more here.

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