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Highlights in 2020

A selection of press clippings where Governance Institute has provided media comment.

Publication Title Date
Sydney Morning Herald There was no authority on how to handle this': How sport negotiated its way through COVID 12/12/20
Lawyers Weekly Post-pandemic changes will see constant need for adaptation in risk management 8/12/20
ABC Radio Ranking Australia’s most and least ethical occupations 24/11/20
Sydney Morning Herald We're selling houses, they're saving lives': The professions rated the most ethical during the pandemic 24/11/20
Australian Financial Review – BOSS 'Before you go to bed, tell the right person': advice to CEOs 17/11/20
Lawyers Weekly Major overhaul of governance needed for the aged care sector  25/10/2020
Probone Australia Pivoting on a pinhead and keeping calm under pressure: NFP leaders share how they responded to COVID-19 22/10/2020
Inside Ageing Call for new governance standard in aged care 22/10/2020
In the Black

Top tips from experts on conducting a risk assessment

01/10/2020
Lawyers Weekly

Budget 2020: Lawyers react to Frydenberg delivery 

07/10/2020
Lawyers Weekly

Navigating the new world of virtual AGMs

22/09/2020
Financial Standard Sustainability

Governance Institute backs recommendations for virtual AGMs

18/09/2020
Lawyers Weekly

Governance Crisis challenges highlight transformation throughout pandemic

15/09/2020
Lawyers Weekly

Let's keep equality on the agenda during COVID-19

27/08/2020
National Seniors Australia 

Spotlight on aged care governance needed 

05/08/2020

Lawyers Weekly

Workplace transformations well underway across corporate Australia 31/07/2020

Lawyers Weekly 

Time to life governance in the aged care sector  30/07/2020

Australian Ageing Agenda 

Calls for funding to cover aged care pandemic leave entitlement  29/07/2020
Inside Ageing  Cost of pandemic leave should be absorbed by government - not business  28/07/2020
Lawyers Weekly  Cutting red tape for business communications will help modernise operations 18/06/2020
Minister Ellison news  Why not make the changes permanent? The Governance Institute has called for the government to bring the Corporations Act into the 21st century  10/06/2020
The Business Conversation "Overdue" changes to Corporation Act welcomed by Governance Institute  06/05/2020
Accountants Daily  COVID-19 an 'opportunity' for tax reform 23/04/2020
Lawyers Weekly The-GC's role during COVID-19 07/04/2020
Lawyers Weekly Further changes needed to upcoming AGMs  07/04/2020
The Sustainability Report  Thinking about the future of work in the time of coronavirus  21/03/2020
The Business Conversation Coronavirus (COVID-19) puts continuity planning, supply chain issues and staff travel under the spotlight 10/03/2020

 

Highlights of 2019

A selection of press clippings where Governance Institute has provided media comment.

Publication Title Date
ABC

The Drum

27/06/2019
The Australian

Boards feel the pinch on pay as Hayne fallout hits home

04/06/2019

Sydney Morning Herald / The Age

Finance CEOs and chairmen hit with 11pc Hayne pay cut 04/06/2019

InvestorDaily

Regulators are risk industry’s number one fear 03/06/2019

Australian Financial Review

PwC concerned over retired partner payments 08/03/2019
The Australian Social licence’ principle dumped 28/02/2019
Australian Financial Review ASX governance council dumps 'social licence to operate' from guidance 27/02/2019
Women’s Agenda It’s not just the board and CEO that can improve workplace culture. Diversity is key. 27/02/2019
Lawyer’s Weekly Dealing with regulation in the wake of the Hayne royal commission at a practical level 19/02/2019
The Australian Costello calls for NAB chair to leave sooner, not later 12/02/2019
Sydney Morning Herald / The Age Stay the course on cost-cutting, investors tell NAB 11/02/2019

Highlights of 2018

Publication Title Date
The Australian  Directors face harsh realities 04/12/2018
The Australian  John Wylie: Culture of caution ‘bad for nation’ 03/12/2018
Lawyer’s Weekly  Podcast: How ethical are lawyers in the eyes of Australians? 24/08/2018
Business Insider  The reputation of Australia's financial industry has collapsed, and now ranks last in a major survey 20/08/2018
Sydney Morning Herald  Ethics in banking? That's a negative 15/08/2018
The Mandarin  How the bureaucrats (and politicians) rate on the new ethics index 25/07/2018
Sydney Morning Herald  Call for shareholder action to prevent more banking 'horror stories' 2/07/2018
SkyNews AMP remuneration not linked to accountability: Governance Institute CEO 10/05/2018