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Diversity Reporting is a relatively new trend in the financial world. It’s becoming more and more popular, with many companies around the world starting to… Continue reading What is Diversity Reporting?
Diversity is necessary to create a culture and inclusivity, which can then lead to increased profits through an increase in customer competition. Continue reading Embracing Diversity Leads To Successful Businesses
The benefits of including everyone are many: inclusive workplaces are more productive, employees are happier and less stressed, there is less turnover, and they make for a better place to work. Continue reading Understanding Equity and Its Benefits
The benefits of including everyone are many: inclusive workplaces are more productive, employees are happier and less stressed, there is less turnover, and they make for a better place to work. Continue reading Why inclusivity isn’t just important, it’s crucial!
Stanford, CA: Despite pressure to improve their companies’ commitment to environmental, social, and governance matters, general counsel are still wary of disclosure risks and CEO and employee-driven activism that could come with ESG, according to a new report. Over three-quarters of the participants in the survey released Thursday by the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University said that they faced pressure, especially from … Continue reading General counsel have ESG jitters even as efforts increase
Expect to see more demand from working class organizations like Teachers Unions, Public Servants and Healthcare workers, as it is they who see the effects of inequity on daily basis. Austin, TX: Investment staff of the $193.1 billion Teacher Retirement System of Texas , Austin, received the go-ahead to incorporate an ESG statement into its broad investment policy statement during a board of trustees meeting … Continue reading Formal ESG policy embraced by Teachers of Texas
Washington, DC: According to Labor Department statistics, more than $10 trillion in assets are included in the U.S. Retirement Plans from the Department and they benefit more than 150 million American workers and their dependents. According to data, retirement accounts are also the most popular vehicle for investors to invest in capital markets. They are also considered an important means to be used to help … Continue reading Pressure for Labor Department to boost ESG options for Retirees
The lawyers – Adam Emmerich, David Silk and Sabastian Niles – argue in a post on Harvard Law School’s Forum on Corporate Governance that implementing a strong ESG oversight and governance framework can help boards and management decide when and how to speak out on racial injustice and inequity to meet expectations of investors and stakeholders. The trio note that an increase in racial justice … Continue reading Lawyers say ESG tools help companies combat racial inequality
“At Bakedin we work four-day weeks because it makes our staff more motivated,” says CEO and founder Joe Munns. “It also gives us a really powerful recruitment and retention tool for the business.” Joe has put his 40 workers on a four-day week since he started the firm in 2013. He was working for the computer giant IBM at the time and running the company … Continue reading Four-day Weeks are Equitable