Entrepreneurship and Diversity: A Singaporean signature dish

Entrepreneurship and Diversity: A Singaporean signature dish. Singapore-based entrepreneur and CEO Henri Bong shares his entrepreneurial journey, tips for the budding entrepreneur, and how diversity of culture and experience has led to the success of his company Unabiz. By Tom Gamble, following an interview with Henri Bong. With warm thanks to Shuhui Fu.

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Time to Invest in Biodiversity and Nature-Related Financial Disclosures

‘The Covid-19 crisis has provided additional scientific evidence around natural capital’, says Ksapa CEO Farid Baddache. ‘A Task Force on Nature-related Financial Disclosures should deliver a consensual framework for companies and investors to report on how they preserve biodiversity by the end of 2023. That is all very well, but with exponential biodiversity depletion, the faster we move, the better. That said, a reporting framework does not necessarily constitute a clear business case. Here is why we encourage companies and investors to change their mindset on nature.’

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How Financial Markets Can Boost CSR: Green and ethical investing

Professor Adrian Zicari, recognised international researcher in the fields of CSR and social and environmental accounting at ESSEC Business School, shares his research. A focus on the developments in socially responsible investing across the world with a practical framework to guide your green or ethical investments.

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Boosting Service Performance through Recognizing Emotions

How to recognize emotions and use Emotional Intelligence to boost service performance: Professor Lorna Doucet, School of Management Fudan University, shares research undertaken with fellow researchers Shao, Wang and Oldham to explore the beneficial use of emotional intelligence and how companies can use it to boost their employees’ service performance and foster customer trust and ultimately loyalty.

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Ethics & Compliance Management in Firms: How to make it effective

Ethics & Compliance Management in Firms: How to make it effective by Qinqin Zheng. Learning objective: Explore the adopt-implement choice in ethics & compliance management and transfer best practice to your company in order to implement a solid and effective ethics and compliance management system.

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