BoardTalk, 3 Aug 2016
3 August 2016
The latest BoardTalk newsletter.
Welcome to the BoardTalk newsletter for August 2016. If you have any feedback on our publication, please email us.
Governance document released
Last week this publication was sent to the chairs and chief executives of 120 sport and recreation organisations. It formally launches the Governance Mark and explains the Governance Framework that it is based on. It also outlines all the governance publications and tools available to the sector.
Download the document here (PDF).
View the version with resource links here.
Limited hard copies are available. Inquiries: email@example.com.
The Governance Mark
Several organisations have begun the process to gain the Governance Mark. Details are in the publication above and organisations interested in acquiring the Mark please contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sports Governance in Australia
Gideon Haigh delivers a superb forensic analysis of sports governance in Australia. Written for the Griffith Review and reprinted in the Guardian. An excellent perspective of the changing world of sport and the rather more inflexible world of governance and management. Read more here.
Institute of Directors' resources
The Institute has a number of excellent publically available resources relevant to sector boards, notably in the areas of health and safety, diversity, managing conflicts and board room practice. Their practice guides can be found here.