Reflecting on 2018

It’s been quite a year. Politically, probably the less said the better. The ongoing chaos and scandal perpetuated by the respective governments of Australia, the UK and USA make 2018 a low year for political leadership. Surely 2019 has to be better? The Australian economy continued to grow strongly with 268,000 jobs (202, 000 full…

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Ignite/Clarius board put on notice by shareholders at AGM

For people, like me, who aren’t public company directors the position of ‘board member’ appears to be one of the least accountable positions available in the modern corporate world. The banking royal commission has laid bare the incredibly poor board oversight of some of Australia’s largest public companies. I suspect that many Australians would, rightly,…

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