Boardrooms on Notice: Next Generation Directors Required

Boardrooms around Australia are officially on notice. The culture of the organisation and governance rests with the board. The Royal Commission has sent shock waves through the business community as every day there is a new revelation of criminal and unethical behaviour, disgraceful business and governance protocols. “Boards at the end of the day are […]

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Soundbites From The Summit: John Howard on Leadership

I was delighted to have been invited to present at the Inspiring Leadership Summit featuring some truly amazing business and thought leaders. Over the coming weeks I will share quotes, thoughts and learnings from Australia’s most influential and inspiring leaders who gathered for the Summit. The Hon. John Howard – Part 1.  John Howard has been […]

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Board of McGrath Implodes

Well it didn’t take long into 2018 for there to be the first major boardroom shakeup following the leak to the media of serial disappointing financial results and profit write-downs, leading to the mass exodus of the Board and CEO of troubled real estate business McGrath. John McGrath has stepped in as the interim Executive […]

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Privateers Lead the Way with Diversity on Boards

I woke up this morning to another article in the press talking about the lack of women in ASX boardrooms. I don’t know about you, but the rhetoric on this topic has worn pretty thin. The statistics on ASX gender diversity are deceptive and the lack of representation of women in the boardroom is much […]

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Cyber Security: The Role of the Next Generation Board

Within minutes, the worldwide cyber attack of last week became one of the largest cyber crimes in history. Organisations were and are vulnerable. The relatively new threat of cyber warfare creates serious issues for Boards and organisations. What is a Board of Director’s role in safeguarding the company? Should Boards have cyber threats at the […]

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