May 2013

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  • Opinion The importance of keeping secrets

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Sylvia Fernandez highlights the dangers of any unauthorised use or exploitation of confidential information.

  • ASIC Report SME Fundraising

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Raising equity capital might not be as hard as you think for SMEs. John Price outlines the various ways in which it can be done.

  • CEO Report Advocating a better Australia

    Date: 1 May 2013

    John H C Colvin details how Company Directors works as a “federation” to advocate better policy outcomes for directors and Australia in general.

  • Directors Counsel Enhancing the rights of shareholders

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Professor Bob Baxt examines a recent court case that demonstrates how the courts are becoming more comfortable with the idea of shareholders taking derivative action against a company and its directors.

  • Featherstone Measuring chairman fees

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Tony Featherstone believes the chairmen of Australia’s largest listed companies may have a good argument for pay increases in the next few years, depending on company performance, of course.

  • Feature A health check for Medicare Locals

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Domini Stuart finds that despite their many challenges, Australia’s 62 new Medicare Local boards are generally in good health.

  • Feature Gearing up for Asia

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Domini Stuart appraises how Australian directors can better package their offerings to take advantage of the many opportunities still opening up in Asia.

  • Feature In the twilight zone

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Christopher Niesche provides some tips to help SME directors walking the blunt and blurry line between solvency and insolvency.

  • Feature Locking in your talent pool

    Date: 1 May 2013

    People are the most important asset in any business. With pay rates and turnover expected to rise after a post-GFC slump, Sam Walker examines how boards can help their organisations retain their top people and attract new talent.

  • Feature The art of boardroom productivity

    Date: 1 May 2013

    Unproductive board meetings waste busy directors’ and management’s time and shareholders’ money, and can lead to poor decision-making. Tony Featherstone explores how meetings can be made more effective.

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