Australian Institute of Company Directors Regional Roadshow - 29 August 2019
Why does governance matter?
Governance 101 for NFP and Community Organisations
This session is designed for board directors and committee members of small not-for-profit and community organisations who have limited exposure to the principles of good governance. It will provide guidance as to what good organisational governance looks like and the difference that contemporary governance practices can make to your organisation.
What will you learn?
The one and a half hour briefing will give you an overview of:
The importance of good corporate governance and what it looks like in practice
Your role and responsibilities in driving good governance
How to run effective board meetings and ensure a healthy relationship with management
How governance practices can help you identify emerging issues early
The characteristics of a good director
Who should attend?
This session is ideal for current, newly appointed or aspiring chairs, directors, committee members and councillors of not-for-profit and community organisations. It will also benefit managers, key staff, volunteers and public officers who seek to improve the governance practices in their organisation.