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Grace period up: Owners of critical infrastructure assets required to report cyber security attacks

8 July 2022
Businesses that own or operate assets captured by Australia’s expanded critical infrastructure security laws could face fines if they fail to report cyber security attacks to Australian authorities from today (8 July).

120% deduction available for your investment in technology, business skills and training

10 June 2022
As part of the 2022 Federal Budget, it was announced that small business entities would be entitled to a full deduction PLUS an additional 20% bonus deduction in relation to eligible technology, skills, and training expenditure. 

NSW Records Management Assessment Tool (RMAT)

7 June 2022
Effective April 2022, the RMAT will become part of a new Regulatory Framework for the State Records Act 1998 (the Act).  In accordance with this, all public offices will be required to submit their RMAT results as part of an updated compliance regime conducted by The State Archives and Records Authority (SARA). 

Shining a light on your workplace culture

27 May 2022
Culture trumps strategy, every time. Countless studies have proven the benefits that great workplace culture can have on staff retention, productivity, and even revenue.

Risk Insider Newsletter - Edition #12

26 May 2022
I recently sat down with two ASX listed Board Directors to discuss the board’s role in integrating environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria into business performance.

ESG and the Role of Internal Audit

25 May 2022
The IIA-Australia White Paper ‘The Benefits of Addressing ESG Risk’ outlined reasons why organisations should have a sharp focus on ESG, and the benefits holistic assessments in thi

Supporting Employers to Create Mentally Healthy Workplaces

25 May 2022
Work-related psychological injuries have become a major concern in Australian workplaces.

Technology Due Diligence

10 May 2022
For private equity and corporate acquirers, identifying and assessing technology that can affect capital allocation and growth potential is critical during the diligence process. Technology risks can consume significant post deal investment or impair long term revenue gains.

Now is the time for Risk and Cyber Security to work closer together

29 March 2022
Having worked across all of Asia Pacific in previous roles, RSM's cybersecurity and privacy specialist Ashwin Pal has seen and experienced how things are done broadly within the region. 

Risk Insider Newsletter - Edition #11

14 March 2022
We hope that this edition of the Risk Insider finds you well. The current circumstances that we are faced with are unprecedented and devastating. We want to take this opportunity to extend our support to any businesses that have been affected during this time

Why ESG represents big opportunities for financial services firms | An RSM Report

7 March 2022
Foreword from Tim Pittaway, National Director of Climate Change and Sustainability Services, RSM

11th Annual Fraud Prevention Summit 2022

28 February 2022
Future-proof your fraud management strategy through investigation, detection, prevention, and protection.

How services to mining companies can achieve rapid connectivity in rural areas

27 January 2022
Once reserved for high-flying executives, the ability to work from anywhere is now commonplace for almost every worker in every industry.

A Brief Guide to the ICT Security Controls Required by the Australian Privacy Principles and Mandatory Data Breach Notification Scheme

24 January 2022
On 13 February 2017 the Senate passed the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill establishing a Mandatory Data Breach Notification Scheme in Australia.  The purpose of which is to protect the rights of individuals and strengthen community trust in businesses and agencies. 

Health Matters: Using data to drive personalised care, better patient outcomes, and reduce costs

20 January 2022
The pandemic means the health sector has had its most challenging and transformative year ever. In 2020 we saw an increased collaboration between hospitals, social care organisations and the supporting ecosystems of private and public sector organisations to fight coronavirus.