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Is the Executive Remuneration debate clouding all judgement on director liability?

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I attended a briefing held by the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) called Directing Tomorrow Today: The Essential Director’s Update. For me this is a must attend event, as there is a wealth of quality information provided on current issues relating to the essential process of quality company directorship. There is an enormous amount […]

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Google Wave – better collaboration is coming

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This Youtube video preview of Wave by the Google development team runs for around 80 minutes Google has made no secret that it has been pursuing the highly defended corporate end of town for email communications.  Google has yet to succeed into the corporate sector, despite the widespread use of gmail and Google Docs by […]

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Cebit Webforward Roundup

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WebForward-4284, originally uploaded by CeBIT Australia. Cebit 2009 Webforward was a great conference covering the future of the web, search, mobility, usability and much more. It was a delight to have the opportunity to chair the conference, and in particular Stream 2. For those that attended and want a recap of Stream 2, please take […]

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Excessive Executive Remuneration

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There has been a lot of comment in recent times about the levels of executive remuneration particularly in relation to companies that are underperforming.  Taking a step back, we should understand the origins of the nature of directorship and ask a good simple clean and hard question: is this in line with the original intent? […]