Monday, 18 December 2023 / Published in ESG, ESG series for SMEs, Insights
Introduction In today’s rapidly changing business landscape, a carbon management strategy has emerged as a critical component of corporate responsibility and sustainability. As concerns over climate change continue to grow, businesses are under increasing pressure to reduce their carbon footprint and contribute to a greener future. Effective carbon management strategies are vital for companies seeking
Monday, 11 December 2023 / Published in ESG, ESG series for SMEs, Insights
Introduction In an era where Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors are increasingly shaping business practices, sustainability has become a paramount concern for organizations worldwide. Sustainability is no longer just a buzzword; it’s a fundamental aspect of business strategy. To navigate this complex terrain successfully, companies must conduct comprehensive materiality assessments. Materiality assessment, a critical
Sustainability has recently emerged as a strategic imperative for every business. It not only enhances resilience and adds value but, more crucially, shields you from looming threats like climate risk. In our ongoing series, 💡📈’Climate & Business: Industry Impact Series,’💡📈 we delve deep into the transformative effects of Climate Change across various sectors. Today, we plunge
Thursday, 24 August 2023 / Published in ESG series for SMEs, Insights, Risk Management
The alarming rise in heat-related mortality due to climate change A recent research article in Nature Communications has captured my attention lately and if you’re at the helm of a Small to Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME), it should certainly pique your interest as well. This important study illuminates a pressing concern: the alarming rise in heat-related
Thursday, 17 August 2023 / Published in ESG, Insights, Risk Management
In the dynamic realm of modern business, where change is constant and challenges are inevitable, the concept of operational resilience has emerged as a crucial notion for today’s organizations. For midsize companies, whether privately held or publicly traded, operational resilience is not merely a buzzword; it is a strategic imperative that can determine the difference
Tuesday, 15 August 2023 / Published in Insights
As an SME owner, you’re well aware of the challenges posed by rising interest rates and the potential specter of a recession. Navigating these headwinds requires a proactive approach to risk reduction. Here are five key strategies to fortify your business’s resilience and safeguard its future: 1. **Financial Health Checkup**: Conduct a comprehensive review of your financial statements,
Tuesday, 15 August 2023 / Published in ESG, Insights, Risk Management
Climate change, undoubtedly one of the most pressing challenges of our time, has sparked widespread concern and garnered considerable attention from companies, individuals, scientists, policymakers, and activists alike. However, amidst the discourse of danger and catastrophe, an often-overlooked facet emerges – the potential for positive change and innovation. While climate change undeniably poses threats to
Tuesday, 08 August 2023 / Published in ESG, Insights, Talent and Leadership
ESG certifications
In an era characterized by environmental consciousness, social responsibility, and ethical governance, the need for professionals well-versed in Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) and sustainability practices has never been more critical. As businesses chart their course in this transformative landscape, the demand for experts capable of guiding them towards sustainable practices has surged. Recognizing this
Tuesday, 08 August 2023 / Published in ESG, ESG series for SMEs, Insights, Risk Management
ESG and Life Cycle Assessment
🌍💼 Ever heard the term Life cycle Assessment (LCA) in the context of ESG strategy? Wondering what it means for your small to medium-sized enterprise (SME)? In post #5 of our ESG series for SMEs, we will break down the complexity of a LCA and shed light on how it can benefit your business. What
Tuesday, 25 July 2023 / Published in ESG, Insights, Talent and Leadership
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In this article, we have compiled ten valuable tips that will set you on the right track to join the ranks of successful ESG consultants. From understanding the significance of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) factors to cultivating innovative solutions and building a network, these insights will empower you to embark on this rewarding journey.