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Disruption: The new frontier for governance and risk professionals

Posted by Jost Stollmann, Executive Director, Tyro Payments on 23/03/2017

In times of digital disruption, technology is transforming industries at an unprecedented pace. There is no more old and new economy, everything is new, everything is re-invented.

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You don’t know what you don’t know

Posted by Kate Charters, Director, Management Solutions (Qld) on 17/02/2017

A government bureaucrat for 20 years and running my own business for over 15 years, I thought I had the governance of boards and chairing meetings down pat and was up to speed on the processes and procedures inherent in sitting on an executive board.

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Call for ‘one-stop’ shop for whistleblowers

Posted by Steven Burrell, Chief executive Governance Institute of Australia on 15/02/2017

This morning Governance Institute lodged a submission with Treasury calling for a stand-alone, ‘one-stop-shop’ Act for corporate whistleblowers as we have been concerned for some time that navigating the complexities of disclosing information to the correct regulator or agency could be a disincentive for reporting possible wrong doing.

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Aged care — the next big challenge for boards

Posted by Steven Burrell, Chief Executive, Governance Institute of Australia on 09/02/2017

Next Monday (20 February), at a lunchtime event at Doltone House in Sydney’s CBD, Governance Institute will launch Adding value to governance in aged care, a ‘must-have’ guide for directors and senior management facing the governance challenges of a sector going through unprecedented disruption

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Career Information Session — insights and advice to advance your career

Posted by Rachel Waterhouse, National Director, Engagement, Governance Institute of Australia on 15/12/2016

On 24 November in Sydney we held a Career Information Session for those seeking to enhance their career and further their knowledge as governance or risk professionals through postgraduate study opportunities.

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My postgraduate journey

Posted by Susie Zhong AGIA, Company Secretary, Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine on 05/12/2016

My postgraduate education began when I came to Sydney back in 2007 and completed a Master of Accounting at Macquarie University — however the lightbulb moment occurred when I secured a life-changing volunteer experience with Associations Forum.

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