Diversity and inclusion are important concepts that are gaining more attention in the workplace. Many companies are now working to create a more diverse and inclusive environment, but it can be difficult to measure how well they are doing. That is where the diversity and inclusion index comes in. This tool allows businesses to track their progress and see where they need to make improvements. … Continue reading The Diversity and Inclusion Index: Diverse and Inclusive Workplaces
If you have ever watched the TV series Billions about a a stock trading billionaire named Bobby Axelrod played Damian Lewis, you may recall him mentioning that a decline in returns on his hedge fund was due to a rise in the number of quant funds. If you’re interested in learning about the latest financial trends, then you may have heard the term “quant trading” … Continue reading What is Quant Trading?
When making a purchasing decision, it’s important to consider more than just the upfront cost. You also need to think about the life cycle cost of the item in question. This is the total cost you will pay for owning and using the item over its lifetime. In this blog post, we will discuss what life cycle cost is and how to calculate it. We … Continue reading Life Cycle Cost: What It Is and How to Calculate It
Did you know that there’s a day every year when we’ve used up more of the Earth’s natural resources than it can replenish in a year? This is a worrying trend, and it’s something that we need to address if we want to ensure sustainable growth for our planet. In this blog post, we will explore Overshoot Day and what it means for the future … Continue reading Overshoot Day: The Day Humanity Exceeded Earth’s Carrying Capacity
When most people think of trading, they imagine buying stocks and watching their value increase over time. While this is certainly a common type of trading, it’s not the only one. In fact, there are several different types of trading, each with its own advantages and disadvantages. Today, we’re going to take a look at pairs trading, which is a type of technical analysis trading. … Continue reading A Comprehensive Guide to Pairs Trading
Climate change is a hot topic these days. It seems like every day there is a news story about the devastating effects of climate change. But how did we get here? This blog post will explore 10 fascinating facts about climate change history. We will look at how human activity has impacted the environment over the years and what we can do to prevent further … Continue reading 10 Fascinating Facts About Climate Change History
The WBCSD (World Business Council for Sustainable Development) is a global network of over 200 CEOs from businesses in over 60 countries. Their mission is to promote sustainable development through business action. What does that mean, exactly? They work to find practical solutions to environmental and social challenges, advocate for sustainable policies, and drive innovation. If you’re a business professional looking to make a contribution … Continue reading What is the WBCSD?
Most people don’t realize that the business sector is responsible for 70% of ghg emissions. So if you are in business, you may be feeling a little pressure to become more transparent about your sustainability efforts. Climate change is a pressing global issue, and it’s important for businesses to do their part to reduce their carbon footprints. In this blog post, we will discuss 10 … Continue reading Business Action on Climate Change: 10 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) is a global, independent, not-for-profit professional membership organisation that leads and shapes environmental management and assessment internationally. They are the largest organisation of its kind in the world, with over 15,000 members in 150 countries. IEMA provide qualifications, training courses and resources to help environmental professionals achieve their full potential. The history of IEMA The Institute of … Continue reading IEMA: The Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment
It’s no secret that the meat industry has a negative impact on the environment. Livestock production is one of the leading causes of greenhouse gas emissions, and it also requires huge amounts of land and water. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at the environmental impact of meat consumption and discuss ways to reduce our impact on the planet. What are … Continue reading The Environmental Impact of Meat: How Our Consumption Is Affecting the Planet