Board Member Profile - Chris Burns FAIM

Name: Chris Burns FAIM
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Organisation: Defence Training Centre

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?
A: There are always at least two sides to every story and the truth lies somewhere in between them all.

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever given?
A: Lead, follow or get out of the way.

How would you spend your last $10?
A: By investing in a Tatts Lotto ticket.

When it comes to investing, do you believe in property or shares and stocks?
A: Always shares.

What is your dream job?
A: That would be a weather forecaster in Hawaii.

How do you unwind after a challenging day at the office?
A: I enjoy nothing more than relaxing with my family.

What’s your best time-management tip?
A: Focus on finishing one thing at a time and turn off email/message alerts.

Q: What’s the best part of being a member of the Australian Institute Of Management?
A: The opportunity to engage with like-minded individuals who share a passion for good leadership and management.

Q: If you could be anyone for a day who would be?
A: I'm happy with who I am and have no desire to take on anyone else's burdens. 

Q: If you could be anyone for a day who would be? A: I'm happy with who I am and have no desire to take on anyone else's burdens. Q: If you could be anyone for a day who would be? A: I'm happy with who I am and have no desire to take on anyone else's burdens.