April 2015

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  • Insight Lessons from the berries saga

    Date: 9 Apr 2015

    The recent Patties Foods frozen berries scandal is a stark warning for directors about supply-chain risks and the role they play in managing those risks, writes Louise Pocock from our Centre for Governance Excellence and Innovation.

  • Advocacy Update

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Director protections The Australian Institute of Company Directors has for some time been advocating against director liability laws that reverse the onus of proof for directors. Like other people, directors should be deemed innocent until proven gu...

  • Agenda

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Lifting board performance How can chairmen use the board review process to take their board to the next level in performance and contribution? Which questions might they ask in a time-efficient manner that will provide the best insights to take the ...

  • Directors counsel Division of power

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Professor Bob Baxt explains why greater involvement by shareholders in how companies are managed will become the norm rather than the exception.

  • Directorship 15 Demystifying the China free trade agreement

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Mark Ganz explains why more Australian businesses must take advantage of the opportunities presented by the recent pact with our largest two-way trading partner.

  • Directorship 15 Essential protection

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    The rising incidence of cyber-security threats means boards must be more proactive when considering risk-management strategies, writes Nigel Phair.

  • Directorship 15 Global powerplays

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Alexandra Cain talks to Dr Anne-Marie Slaughter about the need to change governance structures that reflect the state of the world in 1945.

  • Education Forty years young

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Governance education in Australia continues to evolve as it enters its fifth decade during an era of remarkable change.

  • Emerging Directors Quality over quantity

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Networking is a critical tool for emerging directors looking for a seat on the board. Tony Featherstone explains how to build the right governance network.

  • Feature High expectations

    Date: 1 Apr 2015

    Federal and state government funding cutbacks are causing concern in the not-for-profit sector. Domini Stuart considers what this means for the boards of many organisations.

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