Is good governance like football?

Richardson, Neil
November 2005
New Zealand Management;Nov2005, Vol. 52 Issue 10, Special Section p5
The article discusses what constitutes a good corporate governance. The components of a good governance include performance and leadership. Among the key attributes identified by Jim Collins in his book "Good to Great" for a good governance is the ability to maximise creativity in business. One of the factors that must be considered in selecting board members is to assess the condition of the business enterprise.


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