Definition of 'boardroom'
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Forcing companies to place workers around the boardroom table could have scared them away. Times, Sunday Times (2016)BRITAIN'S struggling schools were yesterday blamed for the huge gap between boardroom pay and factory wages. The Sun (2016)Advisers to company boardrooms say they are increasingly wary of activists influencing long-term investors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The survey assessed issues such as boardroom pay, risk management and relations with shareholders. The Sun (2016)And as well as tackling soaring boardroom pay, it could also mean an end to sweetheart tax deals. The Sun (2016)To let the firm collapse because of a public boardroom battle would be a tragedy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is sending one of its top generals to teach bankers how to win battles in boardrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are sitting at one end of a long boardroom table. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is something that should be done properly and personally around the boardroom table. Times, Sunday Times (2006)European lawmakers have backed down from attempts to enforce a minimum number of women appointments in company boardrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Playing catch-up is one reason for rising boardroom pay. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The representation of women in British boardrooms is bad. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The struggles come amid a boardroom shake-up. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yesterday's unemployment figures underlined the mood of caution in company boardrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Optimism is in short supply in the boardrooms of British business. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Investors hope the boardroom shake-up has not damaged the bank for the long term. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One can hardly claim to be incentivised on the sort of sums currently on offer in British boardrooms. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But this man did not win his stars sitting in a boardroom, planning battles on a map. Christianity Today (2000)It also said that it had been forced to suspend some of its executive retirement contributions and that all boardroom pay would be frozen. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If the boardroom coup was intended to restore the confidence of investors, it has yet to do so. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So is MBA salary inflation to blame for excessive boardroom pay awards? Times, Sunday Times (2007)Jobs was dismissed in a boardroom coup in 1985 but returned in 1997 after engineering a coup of his own. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'boardroom'
British English: boardroom NOUN
The boardroom is a room where the board of a company meets.
Everyone had already assembled in the boardroom for the 9:00 a.m. session.
- American English: boardroom
- Brazilian Portuguese: sala da diretoria
- Chinese: 董事会议室
- European Spanish: sala de juntas
- French: salle du conseil
- German: Sitzungssaal
- Italian: sala del consiglio
- Japanese: 役員会議室
- Korean: 회의실
- European Portuguese: sala de reuniões da Direcção
- Spanish: sala de reuniones
Definition of boardroom from the Collins English Dictionary
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