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To improve public procurement – use the Trust Test

Public procurement is too often solely made on price, and not enough on true value and to account for areas...

Serving All? How can employers support financial inclusion?

In January 2020, Tomorrow's Company co-hosted a major Financial Inclusion Summit, to launch our report into the role of employers...

Five ways businesses can think differently about mental health

Mental health in the workplace has gone from a fringe idea to being mainstream and top of the agenda in…

Stewardship could deliver what ESG cannot. Here’s how:

Two weeks ago,  I argued that ESG is not an investment category. It is an adjective, not a noun. It doesn’t...

Rebellion and the boardroom

‘The first principle of 21st century economics is to protect the life-supporting systems of the living world. That’s why I stand,...

ESG is not a noun: it is an adjective

Imagine being told that the evidence is now overwhelming that eating more food contributes to longer life. If you are...

Stewardship’s quiet hero

Are there difficult environments where aggression and bullying are the only way to get results? This question was raised in the...

Better judgement

I am a judge. Not in a court of law, but in a rather special company award scheme. For the...

First steps towards a wealth creation manifesto

Is the governance and proper conduct of our companies a priority for the UK government and Kwasi Kwarteng, the Business...

A national discomfort policy

‘It was getting hotter’. These are the opening words of ‘The Ministry for the Future’, a science fiction novel by...

The Better Business Act – a charter for pie splitters?

Last week I was invited by the UK’s Institute of Directors (IoD) to hear a discussion about the proposal for...

Architects or plumbers – the big four’s ESG dilemma

Last week I compared the Big Four Accounting firms with the Church and said that their plans to invest heavily in the...

From hubris to hybrid

Oh to be a fly on the wall in the Exxon boardroom as Alexander Krasner joins Kaisa Hietala and Gregory...