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Topic: Decision making
There are many steps organisations, their managers and boards should take before making a decision
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Governance Leadership Centre
Are you ready for changes to cyber risk fraud controls?
20 July 2021 |
A new Australian Standard AS8001:2008 - Fraud & Corruption Control was released on 11 June 2021. The standard is of particular importance to boards and importantly how they assess their cyber risk...
Ethics in the Boardroom
5 reasons directors must actively consider ethics in the boardroom
12 July 2021 | Raphael Dixon
While directors are bound by fiduciary and statutory duties, including the duty to act in the best interests of the organisation, it is imperative that board decisions take an ethical lens and conside...
Ethics in the Boardroom
All payments large and small
1 July 2021
The Payment Times Reporting Act 2020 (Cth) encourages large enterprises to pay invoices within 30 days. Directors should prepare before the September due date, writes Jason Ireland.
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...
Decision-making strategies for directors
1 April 2021
From managing stakeholders and uncertainty to irreversible consequences, using decision theory can lead to better organisational outcomes, writes Dr Stefan Hajkowicz.
Mind the gap: Call for boards to check execs on company values
25 March 2021 | Shelley Dempsey
Australian company directors should do more to close the gap between values espoused at board level and the differing actions of executives, according to governance expert Barry Rafe FAICD who teaches...
Qantas chair Richard Goyder AO says climate should be front of mind for boards
1 March 2020 | Narelle Hooper MAICD
Chair of Qantas and Woodside Petroleum, Richard Goyder AO, says now is the time for boards to step it up, challenge decision-making and help management do its job.
Australian Governance Summit
What directors need to know about ASIC's new supervisory approach
1 November 2018 | John Price
ASIC will use a new approach to ensure a more responsible attitude towards decision making in the financial services industry.
Finance and Insurance
Human and robo directors set to rub shoulders
19 October 2018 | Tony Featherstone
Artificial intelligence expected to have a bigger role in board decision-making.
GLC and University of Sydney Social Responsibility Project: Interim findings
24 August 2018 | Prof. Guy Ford, Assoc. Prof. James Rooney, Sara Cao and Louise Pocock
Survey of AICD members identifies issues important to a successful CSR strategy and governance.
Corporate social responsibility
Board and management