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Balance of responsibility

30 September 2019

Boardroom August/ September 2019 issue

The increasing trend of laws and regulations extending directors’ personal liability is deeply concerning. We are seeing this across different regimes on a piecemeal basis.

Shaping culture through questions

18 September 2019

Boardroom August/ September 2019 issue

Philip Carden says managers can improve organisational culture by asking questions. And acknowledging that the answers matter.

The power of good governance

09 September 2019

Boardroom August/ September 2019 issue

To inspire future generations to step up to governance roles, we need to create inspiration and shared understanding for what good governance can achieve.

President puts culture first

09 September 2019

Boardroom August/ September 2019 issue

Our new President Alan Isaac learned a lot about the power of culture during his time at the head of the International Cricket Council.

Migrant exploitation

30 August 2019

Boardroom August/ September 2019 issue

The Labour Inspectorate is taking a tactical approach with prosecutions, signalling to New Zealand companies a responsibility to ensure workers in their supply chain aren’t being exploited.

Caught between

03 July 2019

Boardroom June/July 2019 issue

There is no reason New Zealand cannot continue to work with both the US and China, despite trade tensions between the two superpowers, says Charles Finny CFInstD.

Long-term thinking

07 May 2019

Boardroom April/May 2019 issue

The first Wellbeing Budget on 30 May will introduce concepts from private and public sector reporting to the Government's accounts and put long-term outcomes at the heart of spending priorities.