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CEO succession planning
20 October 2021 | Denise Cullen
For the good of the company, the appointment of a new chief executive should be a seamless process, rather than a newsworthy event that disrupts organisational cohesion and momentum.
Laws of succession
1 October 2021 | Denise Cullen
As recruiters identify unprecedented interest in C-Suite executive movements, this refresher for directors on succession planning, best practice and major trends includes the view through the NFP lens...
Once upon a time
1 August 2021 | Jane Southward
Mike Gonski chairs Story Factory, a creative writing centre for youth from marginalised communities. He and executive director Catherine Keenan AM reflect on growing an NFP and succession planning.
Making good things happen
1 August 2021 | Stuart Ridley
Entrepreneurs Cyan and Collis Ta’eed built digital marketplace Envato into a multinational business generating more than US$1b for its creative community. As they consider their next venture, they sha...
Is your board prepared for the worst case scenario?
1 August 2020 | Christopher Niesche
When its timber plantation was destroyed by bushfires in January, Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers had to confront its decisions on risk management and insurance and plan for future survival.
6 steps for business survival during COVID-19
1 August 2020
Guiding your business through crisis requires a pragmatic approach, says BDO Australia advisory consulting partner Tim Riordan.
6 strategies for SME survival
1 August 2020 | Jessi Towns GAICD
As SMEs continue to struggle through the pandemic, here are six vital strategies for directors to improve the resilience of their business through COVID-19 and beyond.
7 tips for preparing a business continuity plan
1 May 2020
Business continuity planning during COVID-19 requires flexibility and strategic thinking in response to the changing risks. Arash Rashidian, Lighthouse Advisory principal, shares top tips for all boar...
What keeps ASX300 directors awake at night?
13 November 2019
According to a recent survey conducted by PwC Australia, 70 per cent of directors from ASX300 companies believe a gap is emerging between the role and purpose of listed boards and what the community e...
Canva scales for global growth
1 June 2019 | Narelle Hooper MAICD, Claire Stewart
The founders of design platform Canva share their lessons for start up success. It starts with getting the best advice and the right governance for the right time.