Akers And Hanson Together Again

Former IBM Chairman John Akers has kept a low profile since being pressured by shareholder activists to step down in 1993. But his latest gig shows a real knack for letting bygones be bygones. In late September, Akers joined the advisory board of Directorship Inc., a Greenwich (Conn.) consulting firm that advises corporate boards on directors' legal responsibilities, pay, and other issues.

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