What Board Directors Really Do in Their Free Time - Boris Groysberg and Deborah Bell - Harvard Business Review
This HBR blog post reveals what Board Directors do in their free time across the globe.
I find it interesting that philanthropy and community service makes it into the top 3 only in Asia and "Sports & Fitness" is in the top spot in all regions.
Research on boards shows that good board dynamics involves being in sync. There are some interesting points about how these alignments globally are remarkable but also questions about how gender differences persist and how they affect group cohesion.