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Proxies under the microscope
1 June 2021
Treasury will consult on a slate of possible new requirements for proxy advisors.
The world of Worley
1 June 2021 | Narelle Hooper MAICD
A global professional services provider in the energy, chemicals and resources sector, Worley has undergone a quiet strategic pivot, repositioning itself for the massive sustainability challenges ahea...
Corporate social responsibility
Is a board career really worth it during COVID-19?
28 July 2020 | Fiona Smith
As boards continue to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak, the increase in director workloads has prompted many to question the risk vs reward equation.
Women on ASX200 boards surpass 30 per cent
25 February 2020
The percentage of women on ASX200 boards rose to 30.7 per cent at the end of January this year, but there are still 100 companies that have failed to reach the 30 per cent target, AICD CEO and MD Angu...
Crucial advice for all aspiring directors
1 December 2019 | Jill Rowbotham
From having passion to the importance of asking dumb questions, Simon McKeon AO, chair of Summer Housing, shares important advice for all aspiring directors.
Do these 5 dysfunctions resonate with your board?
30 October 2019 | Narelle Hooper MAICD
AICD's new Boardroom Mastery course identified the 5 dysfunctions on a board, and how to overcome them. Are these traits present on your board?
Australian business profitability is not world best practice
1 October 2019 | Phil Ruthven AM FAICD
Australian companies must boost performance through upskilling and better strategies to stack up to global standard, says Phil Ruthven AM.
Directors, how can you ensure the information you get from management is reliable?
1 October 2019 | Professor Pamela Hanrahan
Directors must be able to rely on assessments and information made by management about matters of legal and regulatory compliance, says Professor Pamela Hanrahan.
ASIC takes stand on director responsibilities relating to non-financial risk
1 October 2019 | John Price
ASIC Commissioner John Price discusses the importance of maintaining corporate governance standards through non-financial risks following the banking Royal Commission.
Changes ahead for Australia's corporate law
1 May 2019 | Professor Pamela Hanrahan
Increased penalties for dishonest directors are part of a tougher corporate law enforcement regime.