Take Me To Your Board S01E10: Board Effectiveness

Could the ongoing Theranos saga have been avoided with a more effective board? In this episode, Bridget and Cameron unpack the role AICD Not-for-profit Governance Principle 4: Board Effectiveness played in the case of the the Silicon Valley start-up that wasn’t quite what it seemed. Highly experienced board member and Chair of Spirit Super, Naomi Edwards, helps the team assess how a stronger focus on board effectiveness may have exposed the problems overlooked by the Theranos board and helped to mitigate the damage.

Family Violence Reforms Bill

TasCOSS supports the Tasmanian Government’s commitment to reducing family violence, acknowledging the significant impact family violence has on individuals and communities in Tasmania.

2022/23 Budget Consultation Timeline

The due date for written submissions to the Department of Treasury and Finance relating to the 2022/23 State Budget has been confirmed as Friday 10 December 2021.

Regional Telecommunications Review 2021 — Issues Paper

Tasmania’s ADII score and the PESRAC Final Report findings provide a strong argument for the need to improve Tasmania’s digital infrastructure network. They also point to the need to invest in digital skills and for measures that increase digital affordability.

FAQs for Employers: Mandatory Vaccinations for Workers in Health Care Settings

Please note: the following responses were provided to TasCOSS by the Department of Health.  Are COVID-19 vaccinations mandatory for community service workers who are providing social supports in a community-based setting (not a traditional medical or health service)? Examples of services can include mental health counselling, sexual assault and family violence support, child and family support, youth work and alcohol and other