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Farmers told to give governance a thought

20 July 2015

Published: Radio New Zealand News

The Institute of Directors says more farmers should be putting in place processes to ensure their operations function well now, and can expand and become more profitable over time.

Cyber-attack: how the 'it won't happen to me' attitude could cost a business dearly

10 July 2015

Published: The National Business Review print edition

“As you sit around the board table, I would suggest having a few conversations about cyber-security.

“Ask you chief tech officer what they’re doing about it,” Mr Key says.

Institute of Directors (IoD) acting chief executive Simon Arcus agrees with Mr Key’s comments.

“Boards need to take responsibility for cyber-security to be able to lead in a digital age,” he says.