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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 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
Qantas Chairman Leigh Clifford on making the tough decisions
15 November 2017
In a candid conversation with Alan Kohler at an AICD Leaders’ Edge Lunch in Melbourne yesterday (14 November 2017), Qantas Chairman Leigh Clifford AO FAICD opened up on the airline’s decis...
Board and management
Position description for a non-executive director
31 October 2017
Once the board has determined a need to appoint a non-executive director (NED), the next step in the recruitment process involves developing an NED position description.
Duties and responsibilities