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Good governance for a strong New Zealand

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Guidance from one of NZ’s top directors for governance in a new world.

Guidance from one of NZ’s top directors for governance in a new world.

Applications for this year's Mentoring for Diversity programme close 08 April.

The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice

Our cornerstone publication, free for IoD members

The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice

Determining purpose

The board adds value by leading the entity's purpose, goals and strategy. It must take ownership of the entity's strategic direction. Long-term business sustainability is a critical focus of the board.

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