Corporate Resources

Better Business Bureau sets standards for ethical business behavior and monitors compliance. Almost 400,000 Accredited Businesses meet and commit to the organization’s high standards.  The BBB also helps consumers identify trustworthy businesses, and those that are not, through more than 4 million BBB Business Reviews.

Boston College Law School’s Directors’ Intensive Program on Corporate Governance, offered in collaboration with The Boston College Carroll School of Management’s Center for Corporate Citizenship, examines current issues Board directors need to consider to fulfill their oversight duties and lead with integrity. This full-day program provides corporate directors and senior executives, including legal and financial experts, with information from top academics and practitioners through intensive, interactive lectures and panel presentations.

Business for Social Responsibility (BSR) believes that a just and sustainable world will result when the unique skills and resources of all sectors—business, civil society and government—are aligned toward that goal. They provide five key services:  Membership, Advisory Services, Collaborative Initiatives, Partnerships and Research.

The Conference Board is a global, independent business membership and research association working in the public interest. Its mission is unique: To provide the world's leading organizations with the practical knowledge they need to improve their performance and better serve society. 

National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) is the recognized authority focused on advancing exemplary Board leadership and establishing leading Boardroom practices. NACD provides world-class director education programs, national peer exchange forums and proprietary research to promote director professionalism, ultimately enhancing the economic sustainability of the enterprise and bolstering stakeholder confidence.

Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals is a non-profit organization comprised principally of corporate secretaries and business executives in governance, ethics and compliance functions at public, private and not-for-profit organizations. It seeks to be a positive force for responsible corporate governance, providing news, research and "best practice" advice and providing professional development and education through seminars and conferences.