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5 Traits of the Modern Board Director

In Australian law, that is its boosts its importance further: Board…

WhatsApp and the Dangers of Insecure Messaging

Insecure messaging apps like WhatsApp are still being used by corporate board members across the…

Driving Transparency and Accountability in the Boardroom

Corporate governance calls for boards to be transparent to investors and stakeholders, and to be…

Board Composition and Diversity – Where to start?

Companies have begun to realise the importance of a diverse and well-composed board of directors;…

Identifying the Problems with Other Board Portals

What makes a board portal effective, and what problems arise when it is not? Company…

Not-for-Profits Lack Digital Skills

Not-for-Profit (NFP) companies in Australia and New Zealand lack the digital skills they need to…

Modern Governance expert panel report #4: Closing thoughts

Modern Governance is “The practice of empowering leaders with the technology,…

Modern Governance expert panel report #3: Paper trails

Modern Governance is “The practice of empowering leaders with the technology,…

Lawyers Managing Cyber Security

Law firms have much to do to provide the best possible assurance against data breaches.

Modern Governance expert panel report #2: Board papers

Modern Governance is “The practice of empowering leaders with the technology,…

There’s a fraction too much friction? Dealing with dissent in the boardroom

How often do your board members disagree? How often should they disagree? After all, directors…