Your Company’s Story 2021 to ?

  Your business model may not be fit for purpose. According to McKinsey [1], those companies who fixate only on profits will lose ground to organisations that create a strong identity that meets employees’ needs for affiliation, social cohesion, purpose, and...

Do Neighbourhoods Need Branding?

There is evidence that the pandemic has encouraged communities to engage more with their neighbourhoods. People have come out to smile at their neighbours as they applaud frontline workers. They have shopped locally rather than drive to a shopping centre. They have...

The Subtle Art of Building Digital Trust

GDPR in Europe may be notching up successes when it comes to clocking data breaches, but there is a groundswell of mistrust of companies regarding our personal data. For businesses, this is an important issue if they want to create more personalised and seamless...

Can Capitalism Save Our Communities?

Credit: Black Rock Solar Whether it is deprivation, environmental shock or some other local challenge, the impact on communities sends a ripple effect through society. Research is conclusive: addressing this issue is good for business, especially local businesses. The...

There Is No Such Thing As Society

During these challenging days of lockdown, society is becoming introspective, contemplating what it is and what it might be. Maggie famously said that there was no such thing as society. She went on to say, “There is a living tapestry of men and women and people and...