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A Brief Guide To Just Transitions

A Brief Guide To Just Transitions

How can a business move toward a net zero future? Just transition! Well, that’s not quite what a just transition is. In actuality, it’s a set of social, ethical, and economic guidelines designed for businesses looking to reduce their emissions while ensuring that...
Looking Abroad—Venture Capital In Other Countries

Looking Abroad—Venture Capital In Other Countries

For many investors, entrepreneurs, and startups, there is no more tantalizing prospect than putting down roots in Silicon Valley. Though the American West Coast (and the United States in general) is seen as a holy place for unicorns, with almost half of the world’s...
Gap Years—Striving For Equality in Pay

Gap Years—Striving For Equality in Pay

Gender parity is a multifaceted issue that has proven a challenge to achieve. Across the world, different countries and cultures have handled gender issues in different ways, many lagging behind in a variety of metrics. Perhaps the most important way to address gender...
The New Revolution of Gender Equality

The New Revolution of Gender Equality

Gender equality. Girl power. #MeToo. No matter how you express it, the dialogue about women and their roles in societies past, present, and future has been going strong, especially of late. Not that this is a new trend. As long as inequality has existed in our...
Why You Should Patronize Ethical Companies

Why You Should Patronize Ethical Companies

Making smart and ethical purchasing decisions may seem next to impossible, even with the wealth of information available online. Even if the company selling a product seems outwardly trustworthy, the origin of the materials and labor can often be riddled with...
People: Your Constant In Times of Change

People: Your Constant In Times of Change

With technology advancing at a breakneck pace and the future of many industries uncertain, what’s the one thing that will always stay constant? The answer is the people. Even with many jobs becoming automated, the core of any company is the individuals that work for...
How Transparency Fights Against Corruption

How Transparency Fights Against Corruption

Businesses are simply not the faceless entities that they used to be. It’s a concept that many corporate leaders are still catching up on; for decades, when it came to the workings of a company, the phrase “need-to-know basis” was tossed around liberally. But in a...
Trust: The Foundation of Leadership

Trust: The Foundation of Leadership

What makes a good leader? Is it vision? Values? Business savvy? While these are all positive qualities for a leader, one should not conflate raw knowledge or wisdom for the ability to lead. Instead, all of these qualities are effective through the trust of employees....
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