The importance of measuring, auditing and verification of ESG

Measuring, auditing, and verifying environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices are crucial for several reasons: Transparency: ESG reporting enables companies to communicate their sustainability practices, risks, and opportunities to stakeholders, including investors, customers, employees, and regulators. By being transparent about their ESG performance, companies can build trust and credibility with stakeholders and improve their reputation. […]

Social Value and Social Impact: Understanding the Differences

Today, there is an increasing focus on the impact that businesses have on society and the environment. This has led to the development of two key concepts: social value and social impact. These two terms are often used interchangeably, but it’s important to understand the differences between them. Social value refers to the positive impact […]

Social Impact or Social Unrest?

I look around at the myriad of pressures on society this month, ranging from the ever-higher home energy costs, car fuel costs, rising food prices, interest rate increases, and the apparent widening of the divide between those who can afford to live through this period, and those who will need help, and probably need to […]

What Makes Charity Work A Great Employee Benefit?

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Charity work is an increasingly popular way of giving back to your employees, especially as more and more workers from the Gen Z and Millennial age brackets are on the lookout for roles with meaning that allow them to give back to their community.   Employee benefits are expected now by every potential new recruit, […]