Governance Institute blog

Month: Aug

Social media tips to maximise your professional network

Posted by Becher Townshend, Managing Director, Font Public Relations on 25/08/2016

LinkedIn is becoming a vital part of everyday business life, with job seekers, employers, clients and associates alike using the social media platform to make business connections, receive industry-specific information and to promote themselves or their business. It also enables head-hunters or recruiters to judge an individual’s credibility, skills and business networks.

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Why your domain should be top of your watch list

Posted by Dr Alpana Roy, Associate Professor, School of Law, Western Sydney University on 16/08/2016

In today’s world, and certainly in the technologically developed world, it would be difficult to meet someone who hasn’t shopped for or researched a brand online. Often the internet is the first port of call for consumers to discover more about, and connect to, a brand or organisation in any market sector.

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Australians hold directors and executives accountable for corporate ethics

Posted by Steven Burrell, Chief Executive Officer, Governance Institute of Australia on 04/08/2016

Governance Institute of Australia’s recently launched inaugural Ethics Index has confirmed what many of us suspected; that while Australian society overall is seen as ‘somewhat ethical’, many view big business, the banks and politicians as unethical.

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