Volume 12 Issue 13

  • Date:09 Jul 2014
  • Type:Boardroom Report

Government grant doubles diversity scholarship program

A partnership between the federal government and Australian Institute of Company Directors will double the amount of places available for the next round of the Board Diversity Scholarship Program. 

This means that 140 scholarships will be available over the next two years for women to attend one of Company Directors’ highly-regarded governance education programs.

Cut through questions to survive digital disruption

A new report singles out six industries, representing one third of the $1.4 trillion Australian economy, that will be subject to the next big wave of disruption. It also suggests some questions boards should ask to avoid management complacency.

A compliance fillip for small businesses

An estimated 372,500 small Australian businesses are set to benefit from administrative changes to pay as you go instalment thresholds.

ASIC fixes reporting anomaly

ASIC has released a new class order to clarify what directors and key management personnel have to disclose about their company shareholdings in the upcoming reporting season.

Calling all NFP directors and executives

Are you involved in the governance of a not-for-profit (NFP) organisation as a director or executive? If so, we need your input into Australia's largest director study examining trends in NFP governance.

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