Take on Board

By Helga Svendsen

Welcome to the Take on Board podcast, where we talk all things boards and governance. Being on a Board can be interesting, valuable and exciting. Yet it can also be lonely, challenging and hard. Each week, Helga Svendsen talks to women who have been there, done that. Together we’ll discover what we need to Take on Board to be your best in the boardroom.

  1. 1.
    The 101 on voluntary administration and what you need to know for your boards with Kate Conneely
    32:05
  2. 2.
    Cyber security Q and A from the Take on Board Breakfast: Cyber security with Hannah Browne - Part 2
    32:21
  3. 3.
    Insights from the Take on Board Breakfast: Cyber security with Hannah Browne - Part 1
    38:09
  4. 4.
    Okay, my brain does what now while I'm on a Zoom board meeting. Dr Fiona Kerr explains
    32:00
  5. 5.
    Why you should find your 'why' with Trish Hansen
    27:08
  6. 6.
    Non-traditional skills do have a place in the boardroom says Cheryl Hayman
    29:44
  7. 7.
    AICD Australian Governance Summit 2021 recap with Helga
    44:34
  8. 8.
    Nice to meet you, I'm Anne Wiberg and you may have the skills my board needs
    27:04
  1. 9.
    Boardroom or Directors Club? Looking at board composition with Jessica Wallace
    27:51
  2. 10.
    Mentoring and advisory boards does one beget the other with Leesa Chesser
    30:20
  3. 11.
    From Brownies to the board room, what Moira Were can teach us about gender on boards
    34:09
  4. 12.
    Rethinking 'Class at Work' with Lisa Annese
    28:02
  5. 13.
    How secure is your data? Unpacking the importance of cybersecurity with Hannah Browne
    28:14
  6. 14.
    Working hard on your soft skills with Leah Mether
    33:18
  7. 15.
    Regenerative nature of governing versus the old paradigm with Carol Sanford
    34:10
  8. 16.
    Top Tips: Use LinkedIn!
    10:52
  9. 17.
    It's time to RSVP: Reflections on 2020 and goals for 2021
    21:17
  10. 18.
    Personal liability for company tax debts? Caitlin Murdock helps you avoid trouble
    27:33
  11. 19.
    What you need to know about collecting data and other digital tools with Lizzie O'Shea
    27:32
  12. 20.
    Are we better together? Board amalgamations with Dr. Joy Humphreys
    31:05
  13. 21.
    Learning lessons by reflecting on your board practice with Lauren Harrell
    33:29
  14. 22.
    Insights from the Take on Board Breakfast: Research on board composition and decision making with Jo Smith
    27:30
  15. 23.
    Unpacking the NDIS and lessons you can apply to your board with Liz Kelly
    28:23
  16. 24.
    Nous pouvons le faire (We can do it), changing boardroom culture with Caroline Codsi
    34:53
  17. 25.
    Navigating regulation and enforcement in governance with Helen Bird
    33:00
  18. 26.
    It's not a competition, the difference between advisory boards and governance boards with Sonya Beyers
    29:58
  19. 27.
    Navigating uncertainty in stressful economic times with Sophie Gibbons
    35:09
  20. 28.
    This board culture is not going to innovate itself with Jane Crombie
    32:08
  21. 29.
    Boardroom diversity and allyship is more than ticking a box with Tricia Malowney
    32:40
  22. 30.
    What barrier? Getting more in women in the boardroom with Jan Easton
    32:27
  23. 31.
    Can I get some help over here? Tips for putting together an advisory board with Louise Broekman
    30:17
  24. 32.
    Insights from the Take on Board Breakfast - Linda White on distress signals boards should be on the lookout for
    36:52
  25. 33.
    From the top down: setting the diversity agenda with Elana Rubin
    33:29
  26. 34.
    "We should really be on Facebook": Navigating the world of marketing and boards with Kate Badgery-Parker
    27:53
  27. 35.
    Get to know a board's role in creating regenerative economies with Jenny Andersson
    30:42
  28. 36.
    How to deal with a 'bad boss' in the boardroom with Michelle Gibbings
    31:48
  29. 37.
    Using lessons from netball to build up your perfect board with Rochelle Courtenay
    25:26
  30. 38.
    What's your definition of board diversity? Rethinking what it means with Rachel Watson
    34:49
  31. 39.
    Good as gold: how to tackle your board responsibilities with Michele Ashby
    34:40
  32. 40.
    Using tech to help onboard new directors with Maryanne Puli Vogels
    26:50
  33. 41.
    Happy Birthday Take on Board: An interview with Helga Svendsen
    29:36
  34. 42.
    World in turmoil? Here's how board leaders set the tone with Sara Faivre
    27:25
  35. 43.
    Insights from the Take on Board Breakfast - Claudia Fatone on governing Cricket Victoria during COVID-19
    22:35
  36. 44.
    A board's role in rethinking risk with Susan Staples
    32:35
  37. 45.
    Women! Own your success and be prepared to talk about it with Jan Molino
    28:13
  38. 46.
    Adding socioeconomic diversity to your board with Rhonda Brighton-Hall
    33:50
  39. 47.
    That's positive! Using language to build relationships with Dr Melinda Muth
    30:51
  40. 48.
    Establishing an Advisory Council with Jocelyn Furlan
    34:09
  41. 49.
    Encouraging your boards to use competitive intelligence with Babette Bensoussan
    30:40
  42. 50.
    Know your board role in a crisis with Dr Emily Moore
    31:11

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