The Shareholder Rights Project, a program at Harvard Law School, has successfully pushed for reform. About 35 companies, including Best Buy, Chipotle Mexican Grill and Monsanto, have agreed to replace staggered elections with an annual election. Eighteen companies, including Foot Locker, Kellogg and Netflix, have agreed to declassify their boards. With the 2013 proxy season over, the project is gearing up for next season.
Taking notes at meetings can be a difficult chore. This article looks at tools and strategies implemented by HubSpot to make the job easier. Joshua Porter, director of user experience, says the company's design sessions have become twice as efficient.