Diligent Blog

Is your governance up to scratch? Let the ASX recommendations be your guide

With 2020 well underway, prudent businesses will be double-checking their corporate governance principles to make…

Risk Oversight and the Board of Directors

Because of cyber risk’s high impact and unpredictability, board directors must have at least a…

Voice Assistants in the Boardroom: The Pro’s and Con’s

Australians are going crazy for voice assistants – they are selling faster there than in…

Boards risk disclosure – Climate change

Boards in Australia and New Zealand need to mitigate climate change risk, but the vast…

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,…