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Governance Leadership Centre
Bridging the digital divide
1 September 2021 | Denise Cullen
The future is increasingly dependent on a population with sufficient tech smarts to operate in a digital environment, yet for several segments of Australian society, that survival skillset is lacking.
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
Faster than a speeding bullet
1 July 2021 | Steph D'Souza
Now valued at $100 million-plus, share trading and superannuation startup Superhero is making investment more accessible — and more transparent.
International education sector learns new ways of coping with closed borders
1 March 2021 | Denise Cullen
As the world waits for coronavirus restrictions to ease and borders to reopen, educators are finding innovative ways to reach and retain international students.
Giving children a better future in Timor-Leste
19 October 2020 | Shelley Dempsey
A trip to Timor-Leste opened his eyes to the world and changed his life and now 22-year-old Australian social entrepreneur Adam Hegedus has made it his mission to build pre-schools there. His inspirin...
Practera leads shake-up in online education
1 July 2020 | Narelle Hooper MAICD
Australian edutech startup Practera experienced a huge spike in demand as the COVID-19 lockdown hit. Co-CEOs Wes Sonnenreich and Beau Leese, and CFO Suzy Watson, outline how it has adapted.
How to prepare for the residential Company Directors Course™
10 January 2020
The residential Company Directors Course takes your investment in your directorship journey one step further: it allows you to escape everyday distractions and immerse yourself in your learning. Here ...
Continuous education will help your board innovate for the future
30 October 2019
Directors must ensure they continue to upskill and learn if they expect their organisations to successfully innovate for the future, says Kate Harper GAICD.
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?