Discussion #1 What are the key elements of effective corporate governance?
Discussion #2 Examine the AFL-CIO Executive Paywatch website (http://www.aflcio.org/corporatewatch/paywatch) and select a company of interest to see how many years you would need to work to earn a year’s pay enjoyed by the firm’s CEO.
Discussion #3 List 2 or 3 companies that failed in their “long-term” strategic planning. Discuss what went wrong, why did they fail? Discuss YOUR definition of short-term (as related to strategic planning and performance).
Discussion #4 List 2 or 3 companies that have implemented an excellent “long-term” strategic plan. Discuss why they have been successful for so long. Also, discuss your definition of long-term and success in terms of strategic planning.