August 2011

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  • CEO Report A balancing act in the boardroom

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    John H C Colvin discusses two key challenges for directors – getting board composition right and how far directors can rely on outside advice – and some tools available to help them tackle these.

  • Directors Counsel NEDs ability to delegate considerably narrowed

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Professor Bob Baxt believes the Centro decision will create further difficulties for non-executive directors when relying on expert advice and information dealing with complex issues involving company reports.

  • Featherstone In defence of board ethics

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Tony Featherstone argues that directors can do more to disprove public misperceptions about their standards of ethics.

  • Feature Avoiding conference blues

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Zilla Efrat finds out how directors can get the most out of the many events they have to attend.

  • Feature Preparing for a low carbon world

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Like it or not, the Government is moving to legislate its new carbon-pricing regime. Giles Parkinson provides some pointers to help directors develop a carbon strategy and ensure their organisations come out ahead.

  • Feature The art of giving

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Tony Featherstone says not-for-profit directors should get involved as the biggest-ever shake-up of Australia’s charity sector gains momentum.

  • Feature The changing OHS landscape

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    A model Work Health and Safety Act is expected to be implemented across Australia by 1 January 2012. Domini Stuart investigates how it will change the OH&S landscape and how directors should prepare for it.

  • Feature Under scrutiny

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Tony Featherstone argues that boards should be preparing for heightened inspection of their organisations’ environmental, social and governance practices and sustainability reporting.

  • Greens Piece Fiction friction

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    John M Green explains the synergies of being both a company director and a novelist.

  • Healthcare reform Towards healthcare reform

    Date: 1 Aug 2011

    Domini Stuart investigates the challenges of healthcare reform and why all directors should be interested in the changes.

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