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Will the cyber-attacks from 2022 be enough of a wake-up call for boards and executives? How to drive sustained change

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Will the cyber-attacks from 2022 be enough of a wake-up call for boards and executives? How to drive sustained change

The Australian Cyber Security Centre’s (ACSC) most recent annual Cyber Threat report, notes the ongoing, increasing tangible impact that cyber-crime and the associated threat actors are having on Australian Businesses including: $98 million in losses from Business Email Compromise (BEC); and An in …

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Reducing carbon emissions in fine art

Transportation and travel are the biggest contributing factors to fine art’s CO2 emissions - what can insurers do to help the transition to a greener industry? The pressure on the fine art world to act more sustainably has long been driven by artists themselves. Take Olafur Eliasson’s famous insta …

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Navigating Manufacturing risks in 2023: what to look out for and how to respond

Article by Andrew Curl as published in Australian Manufacturing Technology's (AMT) most recent magazine. Post COVID-19 lockdowns, the trading environment has presented significant challenges for manufacturers, exacerbated by labour shortages, global inflationary pressures and the Ukraine invasion.  …

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Reputation rises on accountancy firms’ risk agenda

Reputation is now cited regularly as a top risk in the annual reports, transparency reports and risk registers of accountancy firms as well as other professional services firms. For the accounting profession, growth and trust are inextricably linked. Whilst brand impairment has always been a th …

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How HR leaders can attract and retain mature workers: understanding their needs to improve overall productivity

Overview: In this article we delve into the importance of understanding demography led absences in the workplace, and the steps employers can take to reduce these. Debunking common assumptions about mature workforces. How employers can reduce absence in the workplace by engaging with their matur …

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Business learnings from #Metoo: How HR can take meaningful action

Co-authored by Morag Fitzsimons and Robyn Melean. Overview: The evolution of #metoo and how it became a movement that sparked global conversations about sexual abuse and harassment – especially in the workplace. The effect of #metoo on Directors & Officers (D&O), Employment Practices and Statu …

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