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How long should a board strategy last and who should have input?
1 October 2021 | Shelley Dempsey
Should students be consulted when school boards develop a strategy? A recent AICD webinar which focused on strategy development for school boards explored a range of ways to approach strategy for...
Updated joint guidance for navigating virtual AGMs, electronic signatures and electronic shareholder...
7 September 2021
With the recent extension of temporary relief for virtual AGMs, electronic shareholder communications and signatures to March 2022 and permanent reform measures set to be introduced to Parliament late...
AICD progress on proxy advice, class action risk reforms
31 May 2021 | Louise Petschler MAICD
Issues confronting listed company directors remain in the spotlight and it’s pleasing to see progress on two of the AICD’s priorities – proxy adviser regulation and continuous disclosure reform. Below...
How boards can harness stakeholder voices
25 May 2021 | Shelley Dempsey
There are many strategies board members can employ to get more directly in touch with the needs of stakeholders. These can provide a powerful feedback loop to the business which can improve services a...
Payment Times Reporting Scheme
17 May 2021 | Romola Hollywood
In a bid to drive better payment times to small business suppliers, large companies with turnover of more than $100M, and some large government authorities are now required to report on their payment ...
How boards can change the game on ESG
3 May 2021 | Shelley Dempsey
Gaining a true understanding of environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria can sometimes be difficult for boards and directors. However, pressure and interest from investors, customers, emplo...
5 basic principles for effective stakeholder governance
1 May 2021
How do boards ensure key stakeholders are involved in decision-making? A new AICD guide for directors offers insights on good stakeholder engagement practices.
Sustainability is the key to Wesfarmers' success
1 May 2021 | Deborah Tarrant
Wesfarmers Limited managing director and CEO Rob Scott on how the diverse group plans to achieve its ambitious sustainability goals and shareholder returns.
New guide to elevate stakeholder voices to the board
29 April 2021
The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) has released a practical guide to help directors identify and elevate stakeholder voices to the board.
How effectively is your board elevating the stakeholder voice?
27 April 2021
To govern effectively, boards must understand the environment in which their organisation operates, including the interests and concerns of their stakeholders – whether they be employees, customers, s...