Rear view photographed through window of diverse male and female executive team video conferencing with CEO in office board room.

Club Governance and CMAA are pleased to now offer you and your Board a comprehensive online seminar package, that’s suitable for all registered clubs – from a small volunteer Board to the Board of a major club entity.

The product is delivered by two experts: Warren Tapp, Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Director of 23 Board (Chair of 17), Founder of noted advisory firm Directors Australia, international governance advisor, and author of two authoritative books on governance, who is currently completing a PhD thesis on governance for clubs; and Geoff Wohlsen, club advisory specialist for 32 years, who holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Economics.

The online video package (recommended to schedule at least one module per board meeting for discussion) consists of 18 15-minute video topics on:

  • What is governance?
  • Roles and responsibilities of directors and management
  • Corporate and Club industry board structures
  • Your constitution and bylaws: what it means to your Board
  • How to conduct Board meetings, minutes, Board papers, decision-making and flying minutes
  • Exploring untenable positions for directors, due process and disciplinary matters
  • Confidentiality and conflict of interest for directors
  • Long-term planning and strategy, budgeting and forecasts
  • Risk management including fraud, developing a disaster action plan and a business recovery plan
  • Dealing with bullying, discrimination, sexual harassment, privacy law and workplace health & safety
  • Financial governance and reports, and avoiding insolvency
  • Developing policies for your Club
  • Recruiting a CEO and Board members, and Performance Management
  • A director’s professional development and ongoing training
  • Gaming, liquor and food operations, AML-CTF

Take the initiative and ensure your Board gets the right corporate governance information and guidance to be able to support you in making your club the very best it can be.

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