- Economist Pavlina R. Tcherneva demolishes the idea that there is an optimal rate of unemployment and makes a timely case for a national job guarantee.
- August 18, 2020 by Ben LyttletonEmbracing a sense of purpose, speaking up, and forcing change off the field are now the goals for players and their organizations.
- April 23, 2020 by Theodore KinniWill your company’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic create institutional pride or destroy it?
- October 16, 2019 by Richard LapperJoão Paulo Ferreira, CEO of Natura, Brazil’s largest cosmetics company, uses the secrets of the Amazon to fuel an ambitious, environmentally responsible expansion agenda.
- September 11, 2019 by Deepa KrishnanCompanies will accelerate their commitment to long-term social and environmental well-being only if India builds an ecosystem of sustainability drivers.
- May 17, 2019 by Jeffrey RothfederJean-Dominique Senard, the departing CEO of Michelin and incoming chair of Renault and of the Renault–Nissan–Mitsubishi alliance, argues that the prevailing concept of corporate purpose needs an update.
- March 4, 2019 by Matt PalmquistEconomists often warn that an abundance of elders will be problematic for the economy. But new research shows that such a demographic shift could be a good thing.
- February 11, 2019 by James O'TooleMost companies that try to do well by doing good can’t make it last. Their leaders need to think more carefully about their philosophy and governance.
- A practical discussion of how we might turn a massive social liability into a common good.
- January 23, 2019The gap between the world’s poorest consumers and others is diminishing. For more insight, read “The New Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid.”
- For Antonio Huertas Mejías, chief executive officer of the MAPFRE insurance company, economic growth aligns with making a sustainable contribution to the wider community.
- January 2, 2019 by Deepa PrahaladProfound changes are closing the gap between the world’s poorest consumers and others, offering an unprecedented opportunity for businesses to create — and share in — prosperity. For more insight, see “Changes to the Fortune at the Bottom of the Pyramid.”
- September 27, 2018 by Art KleinerWhat can be done when business and society marginalize those with cognitive decline?
- June 26, 2018 by Mark GimeinIn their new book, Eric A. Posner and E. Glen Weyl argue that rethinking the ownership of assets can lead to greater economic efficiency and equality. See also “Summer Reading: 8 Business Books – in Pictures”
- May 31, 2018 by Matt PalmquistEmployees often take a pay cut to participate in CSR programs, but many do so to gain career skills.
- May 2, 2018 by Art KleinerIn PwC’s annual survey of chief executives around the world, respondents voiced confidence about economic growth and greater interest in corporate responsibility.
- March 9, 2018 by Matt PalmquistConsumers’ bonds with brand characters are much like trusted friendships. And when that old pal gets a makeover, certain consumers will be resistant to the change.
- February 6, 2018 by Art KleinerA conversation with Ian Bremmer about what it will take for political and economic institutions to regain their credibility. Spoiler: It involves finding new models for solving global-scale problems.
- January 4, 2018 by Eric J. McNultyKnowing when and when not to comment officially on a public issue.
- September 20, 2017 by Eric J. McNultyRebuilding after a weather event is often harder than the initial response, and business has a big role to play.
- August 7, 2017 by Art KleinerIn this Thought Leader interview, social presencing theater innovators Otto Scharmer and Arawana Hayashi describe how to develop your management skills through physical awareness.
- March 9, 2017 by Daniel GrossRobots are becoming chefs, and software is our new chauffeur, but their capacity for empathy leaves something to be desired.
- November 4, 2016 by Art KleinerThe 2016 presidential election has shown that no secret is safe; we’d better learn to distinguish acceptable transgressions from non-acceptable ones.
- September 9, 2016 by Eric J. McNultyThe attacks have changed business thinking and practice around disaster preparedness.
- June 30, 2016 by Matt PalmquistManufacturing and service firms differ in their approach to domestic and international philanthropy.
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