AQ How good is your business?
In this issue of AQ we explore the topic of being 'a good business'. The issue includes articles about:
Beyond Governance: How boards are changing in a diverse, digital world
When it comes to being 'a good business' Nordic companies perform better than most, suggests new research. But there is no room for complacency.
Actions speak louder than words
Good business has to be ingrained in every aspect of the organisation, not bolted on, says Eva Elmstedt, professional board director and winner of this year's Women's Board Award in Sweden.
Doing well by doing good
Mounting evidence of the link between treating stakeholders well and creating shareholder value demonstrates that 'good business' needs to be on every board agenda.
Travel broadens the mind
The international mindset of Nordic companies underpins their reputation for practising 'good business' and driving superior shareholder value, believes Marianne Kirkegaard, CEO at CSM Bakery Solutions, and an independent director of a number of companies.
Book review: Building social business, by Muhammad Yunus, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2006
In today's turbulent world Muhammad Yunus's manifesto for eradicating global poverty is more relevant than ever.
Rise and shine - Women's Directorship Programme 2017Alumni's parent company Harvey Nash and The University of Hong Kong have again joined forces to launch the Women's Directorship Programme 2017, which is designed to support the development of female talent and help women to break through the glass ceiling.
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