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Governance Leadership Centre
Bridging the talent gap
1 August 2021
Rolling international border closures as a result of the pandemic are playing havoc with Australian companies’ longstanding reliance on recruiting imported talent — but there are options to explore.
Gun for hire
1 August 2021 | Jessica Mudditt
COVID-19 shook up Australia's recruitment industry by accelerating emerging trends and shaping new practices — several of which look set to remain in the post- pandemic era.
Dealing with recruitment in the era of closed borders
1 September 2020
Organisations are finding creative solutions to recruitment, including hiring returned expats and remote employees, writes Adam Courtenay.
6 trends in human capital to boost your organisation's people power
1 February 2020 | Deborah Tarrant
From compliance training to staff health and wellbeing, here are important themes for investing in human capital to give your organisation a competitive advantage.
Board and organisational culture
A board reboot works at Outward Bound
9 October 2019 | Shelley Dempsey
The board of Outward Bound had a problem common to many not-for-profits – a long-serving but ageing group of directors. Enter a new chair, who carried out a board refresh which has resulted in a new a...
Top 5 CEO turnover trends for boards
29 May 2019 | Shelley Dempsey
CEO management and turnover can be a challenging issue for organisations seeking stable governance. In particular, the role of the CEO in relation to boards and governance is a hot topic according to ...
7 ways to make your director CV stand out
8 May 2019 | Shelley Dempsey
Applying for director positions is a competitive process – so how can you get an edge in a crowded market?
Bloomberg chair Peter Grauer asks: have you built a board of directors to handle a crisis?
1 June 2018 | Narelle Hooper MAICD
Bloomberg chair Peter Grauer recommends a stringent board recruitment process.
The four criteria boards look at when recruiting a new director
31 January 2018 | Elizabeth Jameson AM FAICD
In this edited extract from the AICD's essential guide to achieving your board ambitions, Developing Your Director Career, author Elizabeth Jameson FAICD runs through how board recruitment works so yo...
Ilana Atlas on the CEO-Chair dynamic
17 January 2018 | Steph D'Souza
Chairman of Coca Cola Amatil, Bell Shakespeare and Jawun, Ilana Atlas MAICD, discusses the strategy behind recruiting a CEO that fits and her journey to becoming a Chairman.
Australian Governance Summit
Board and management