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  • 30 Jan 2013

    Role of the Chairman

    The chair acts as an important link between the board and the CEO/company. The role of the chair is not defined in the Corporations Act 2001. Thus many functions of the chair are customary rather than formalised by law. This Q&A outlines the role and responsibilities of the chairman both inside and outside th...

    Content Type: Director Q and A

  • 24 Sep 2003

    2003 Survey highlights corporate governance behaviours are changing

    Survey highlights corporate governance behaviours are changing Survey  Our survey results - ASX corporate governance guidelines  

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 29 Mar 2003

    Media Release: AICD to initiate consultation with company directors

    ASX Corporate Governance Council Guidelines: AICD to initiate consultation with company directorsThe Australian Institute of Company Directors ("AICD") today welcomed the release of the ASX Corporate Governance Council's Principles of Good Corporate Governance and Best Practice Recommendations, init...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 30 Jan 2013

    Relationship Between the Board and Management

    A productive and harmonious relationship between the board and management is critical for good governance and organisational effectiveness but can be difficult to achieve in reality. The board and management are trying to achieve the same vision and objectives so a partnership based on trust and respect is mo...

    Content Type: Director Q and A

  • 12 Nov 2003

    2003 Media Release: The secret to good corporate governance revealed Directors

    The secret to good corporate governance is a healthy boardroom culture promoting open discussion, the opportunity to challenge, and full disclosure of relevant information according to a new guide to be launched by Ross Cameron MP, Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, at 3.30 pm Wednesday 19 November at ...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • 20 Jan 2003

    2003 Media Release: Australia ahead on corporate governance reform

    Australia ahead on corporate governance reform: directors Corporate governance reforms for United Kingdom-listed companies released yesterday in The Review of the Role and Effectiveness of Non-Executive Directors Report mirror the best practices endorsed by corporate Australia says Australian Institute of C...

    Content Type: Media Release

  • Director Sentiment Index

    Content Type: Event

  • The rise of Asia – Is your board “Asia ready”?

    Long-term macroeconomic forecast: Key trends to 2050 The Economist Intelligence Unit, June 2015 Passing us By: Why Australian businesses are missing the Asian opportunity. And what they can do about it. PricewaterhouseCoopers, December 2014 Capitalising on Culture over time: Trends in ASX Board Cultural Diver...

    Content Type: Article

  • Director's Signpost: Your Guide to Directorship

    Content Type: Book

  • Governance Essentials for Local Government

    Governance Essentials for Local Government is a sector specific version of the Foundations of Directorship program. Designed to provide councillors, mayors and executive management, it provides a basic overview of their duties and responsibilities through interactive working sessions and the use of relevant c...

    Content Type: General

  • National not-for-profit events

    Content Type: General

  • All articles in Volume 12 Issue 18

    Director tenure moves to front burner The appropriate term for individual directors needs to be considered more closely when creating and maintaining a high performance board with the right mix of competencies, according to recruitment and consulting firm Heidrick & Struggles (H&S). ...

    Content Type: The Boardroom Report

  • All articles in Volume 12 Issue 16

    Getting the most out of social media Despite so much evidence about the value of digital and social media, many top executives and directors are still missing in action, says CEO of The Social Executive, author and social media strategist Dionne Kasian-Lew. She says research shows that while 30 per cen...

    Content Type: The Boardroom Report

  • Climate change, the financial system and the lead up to Paris: What does it mean for Australian boards and directors?

    Navigating Sustainability and Your Fiduciary Duty Al Gore (Huffington Post), September 2015 Business success beyond the short term: CEO perspectives on Sustainability PricewaterhouseCoopers 17th Annual Global CEO Survey, September 2015 The Landscape of Climate Exposure for Investors Climate Policy Initiative, ...

    Content Type: Article