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Top directors pick the books that inspired them in 2017

1. Frank Cooper AO FAICD, Chairman, Insurance Commission of Western Australia; Director, Woodside Petroleum Ltd

5 Key lessons on leadership

From November 2008 to December 2016, Australia had four prime ministers. Meanwhile, our neighbours across the Tasman had one, the Rt Hon Sir John Key.

Is awareness the holy grail when it comes to measuring your brand?

Brand Tracking is one of the common ways for businesses to assess what people think about their brand and can provide some valuable insight into which areas to focus the marketing budget.

6 Issues for boards to consider in 2018

As corporate governance stays in the spotlight, it worth considering some of the key themes that are likely to occupy the minds of board members next year.

5 key economic trends for 2018

It’s that time of year when directors should be looking ahead to the likely economic challenges and opportunities in 2018.

Repairing the Relationship

Repairing the Relationship

When did you last ask your customers if they were happy?

Communication. It's an essential ingredient in any relationship and yet we often underestimate its importance. 

Unfair Contract Terms: ACCC Enforces New Laws

The ACCC introduced new laws on 12 November 2016 which extended to cover small business contracts and afford protection from unfair contract terms.

Puzzle Solved: Internal vs. External Bookkeeper

With so many small businesses failing in the first five years, finding the right bookkeeper can be instrumental for long-term success.

Want to grow revenue without taking on more staff?

Growing a service-based business isn't easy.

Buying a New Car: How to Make Your Money Go Further

Buying a new car is an expensive venture. Typically, it’ll be the second-biggest purchase most people will make in their lifetime, behind buying or building a house.

Novated Lease: Your Frequently Asked Questions Answered

Novated leases are one of those topics that can be hard to wrap your head around.

5 lessons for boards from the Weinstein scandal

The Weinstein scandal has shown boards what not to do when there are serious accusations of harassment against a senior organisational figure.

John Wylie's six ways to improve your risk culture

The danger of being a stationary target has never been greater for business, writes leading banker and investor John Wylie AM FAICD.

The Private Company Pay Controversy

 Many private company executives are envious of the equity incentives received by their peers in listed companies, referencing individuals that ‘cashed out big’ for just doing their job.

Designing superior customer experiences

A big part of creating a positive customer experience lies in identifying ways to make your customers’ lives easier. In other words, taking away the pain points.

The 5 key barriers to integrating advanced marketing analytics

Implementing and integrating advanced marketing analytics is one of the toughest decisions facing many businesses over the past few years.

5 trends of the robot revolution

Automation will transform jobs, businesses and the economy. Beverley Head surveyed the data and spoke to the experts on what directors need to know.

Recognising the signs of disruption

Disruption: It’s become the latest buzzword in business, and is likely being heard with increasing regularity in every boardroom across Australia – and so it should be, because no industry or busin

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