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Governance

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Governance | Understanding new technologies
The AICD Wrap Up published recently reflected the importance for non-executive directors to develop an understanding of new technologies with observations shared by leading board directors David Thodey AO and Lisa Chung AM. A list of sources to assist those wishing to develop, deepen and accelerate their understanding has been developed and shared here > https://bit.ly/3rHZUjv
24 January 2022 by Maria MacNama...

Startup

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Podcasts | History of the Australian Startup Ecosystem
"The Australian startup movement has grown and matured a lot over the past two decades. This special series of Welcome to Day One will highlight the history of the Australian startup economy.""This 6-part audio documentary and it’s accompanying 150+ interviews will be a deep-dive into the startup scene both past and present, and take an exciting look at the future of Australia’s technological and economic transformation."...Listen to the interviews here >https://dayone.w2d1.media/australian-startup-interview-series/...
24 January 2022 by Maria MacNama...

Startup

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Atomic Essays | Main Sequence Ventures Partner Phil Morle
Main Sequence Ventures Partner Phil Morle is writing 30 Atomic Essays about> Being a founder > Lessons learned on boards> Tools for venture building...Catch up here > https://typeshare.co/philmorle
24 January 2022 by Maria MacNama...

Inclusion

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AAA introduces individual membership for Australians in the USA
“Stay connected with Australia and the large expatriate community living and working in the United States by becoming a member of the American Australian Association.Develop and expand new social and professional networks in the United States by attending our annual events at discounted prices and support the cultural and economic relationship between our two countries.”…MOREhttps://www.americanaustralian.org/get-involved/individual-membership/
22 January 2022 by Maria MacNama...

COVID-19

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Being Covid-Safe Now Means Wearing N95 Masks
"The safest situation, especially for prolonged contact in crowded settings, is when everyone is wearing well-fitting N95 respirators." "Now it’s understood the virus is airborne. Virus-laden particles build up in the air over time indoors because of breathing and speaking. "It’s time to rethink and upgrade masks for you and your family." Here are excellent explainers on why we need to think differently about masks in response to Omicrom:- via The Conversation > https://bit.ly/3qQy8lr- via ABC> https://ab.co/3nQ8xr4
18 January 2022 by Maria MacNama...

Wellbeing

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2021 Summer Reading List
Each year, we assemble a summer reading list and work our way through it quietly over the course of the first six or so months of the year. This time, we're sharing this as a work in progress. We will be adding books and recommendations that we discover and you are invited to share your reviews and suggestions in the comments below. Happy Reading!https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/2021-summer-reading-list-portal-outcomes/?published=t
22 December 2021 by Maria MacNama...