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New AICD course brings female athletes into the boardroom
1 August 2020 | Denise Cullen
In conjunction with the Professional Football Alliance, the AICD's sports governance program offers a new pathway for female athletes to start their board careers.
How Peter V'Landys AM got rugby league back on TV
24 July 2020 | Ashley Gray
Australian Rugby League Commission chair Peter V'Landys AM was determined to get league back on TV during the coronavirus lockdown. Here's how he and the board managed it.
Former Socceroo Craig Foster on how community sports stepped up in crisis
1 June 2020 | Ashley Gray
Australia's sporting community has rallied to volunteer with local charities to help the vulnerable. Craig Foster's social movement Play for Lives has created a web of partnerships which show the powe...
Health and Community
Governing the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
1 December 2019 | Paul Robinson
Commodores Tracy Matthews and Paul Billingham reflect on a board partnership behind the world famous event.
Will Cricket Australia ever regain the public's trust?
1 October 2019
Eighteen months since Cricket Australia's ball tampering scandal in South Africa, the new CEO and chair outline how they are working to restore faith in the game through better governance. Ashley Gray...
Former Sydney Swans captain Adam Goodes on his Indigenous heritage
1 August 2019
With the release of The Final Quarter documentary, former Australian of the Year Adam Goodes recounts the moment he uncovered his Indigenous Australian heritage.
Former Diamonds netball captain Liz Ellis AO on her journey to the boardroom
1 August 2019
Liz Ellis AO, former captain of the Diamonds netball team, shares how her leadership skills on the netball court have lead to a distinction in governance.
How the Richmond Tigers are nailing great culture
1 May 2019
Richmond Football Club president Peggy O'Neal says good culture will lead to success. Here's how the AFL legends plan to maintain their edge.
Former NRL Cowboy Johnathan Thurston is improving Indigenous education
1 April 2019 | Shelley Dempsey
Retired NRL Cowboys captain Johnathan Thurston reflects on his move from footy field to the boardroom.
Phil Kearns shares his lessons from the rugby field to the boardroom
1 February 2019
Former Wallabies rugby captain Phil Kearns AM GAICD talks leadership, culture and transparency, both on the field and in the boardroom.