Topic: Board performance

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Updating governance for changing times

A recent study published in the Harvard Business Review argues that a broader, longer view is needed, that thinks beyond the short-term needs of shareholders.

Delivering the three Cs: how governance is vital for NFP success

Good governance underpins the success of a not-for-profit organisation. There are three crucial attributes – the three Cs – that excellence in governance give to an NFP, explains Bodo Mann, AICD Group...

Is your organisation in the governance ‘sweet spot’?

A new report prepared for the launch of the AICD’s Advisory business unit sheds fresh light on the link between governance and performance across a range of organisations.

3 common behaviours that can stand between you and high performance

While all boards aspire to high performance, many fall well short of that goal. At a recent roundtable discussion, a small group of leading directors led by Steve Vamos GAICD, explored the behaviours ...

An investor’s view on shareholder engagement

Directors of listed companies have a critical role to play in communicating with and engaging shareholders. The AICD spoke with AMP Capital’s Karin Halliday for an investor’s perspective on what makes...


As boards come under fire for corporate failures, they may be tempted to become more interventionist. But according to a new book from Heidrick & Struggles entitled Accelerating Performance: How Organ...

Megatrends, Cybersecurity, Innovation and Failure

Leading ASX directors, including Kevin McCann AM FAICD, Wendy Stops GAICD and Roger Corbett AO FAICD, shared practical insights on their toughest challenges at the recent AICD ASX Sector Forum

Seven ways to improve board effectiveness in uncertain times

In its latest Board Effectiveness Report, Deloitte explores the key drivers of board effectiveness and how these elements, when applied collectively, can help to manage and embrace uncertainty.

Best laid plans

A robust and well-executed strategy provides the link between a company’s board and effective governance, writes Alexandra Cain.

AICD On Board Forums: supporting women into the boardroom

A new initiative of the AICD to advance gender diversity, the On Board Forums provide an opportunity for women to build their networks and learn from some of Australia's most distinguished chairs.
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