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Month: Apr

Corporate culture — how well are you managing this risk?

Posted by Judith Fox, National Director, Policy & Publishing on 19/04/2016

Company directors are being challenged like never before to keep a close eye on their corporate cultures. ASIC, APRA and more recently Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull have all strongly emphasised the role that corporate culture plays in driving employee behaviour.

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Risk management culture: Is your organisation ‘risk-ready’?

Posted by Rachel Waterhouse, Manager, Marketing & Membership Services on 14/04/2016

The single most significant event to jolt the business community into taking risk management seriously was the global financial crisis (GFC). That was over a decade ago. Today, economic conditions have evolved and while the risks may be different, they are no less urgent. Businesses face a future where technological resilience can make or break business models and innovation is a key to survival.  

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Forging a great career in governance — tips from ANZ Australia Wealth’s Head Company Secretary

Posted by Rachel Waterhouse, National Director, Marketing & Membership Services on 05/04/2016

Jane Bowd heads the company secretarial team at ANZ Australia Wealth, which is responsible for the governance, compliance and board/committee operations of a group of 65 entities spanning the insurance, superannuation, managed funds and financial planning industries.

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