Volume 12 Issue 18

  • Date:19 Sep 2014
  • Type:Boardroom Report

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.

Red tape stifling NFP sector

Policy, regulation and funding have been identified as the biggest negative impacts on the Australian not-for-profit sector.

Call for streamlined awards

Small business owners have called for modern award documents to be shorter, simpler and use less jargon.

Best leaders are insatiable learners

Leadership as a subject tends to overshadow everything else when raised. But can it be learnt or is it a trait only found within certain individuals?

Micro SMEs missing out on growth

Micro businesses are missing out on growth opportunities being leveraged by other small to medium-sized businesses by failing to develop a business plan.

New insight into mental health

Attending work while suffering a depressive illness could help employees better manage their depression a new study has found. 

Firms slow to embrace real-time tax

More than 23,000 businesses have used the Australia Tax Office’s (ATO) new standard business reporting (SBR) tool, since it was introduced in July 2010.

King announced as Sundance chair

Former Leighton Holdings CEO Wal King AO FAICD will succeed George Jones AM FAICD as chairman of Sundance Resources in November.


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