Cecil Kilpin | October 2022 Newsletter

By |2022-10-20T16:52:56+02:00October 20th, 2022|Business, Finance + Economics, Goverment, Newsletter, Tax|

DIRECTOR’S ROLE AMIDST RECENT TRENDS IN THE BUSINESS WORLD. Some of the recent trends in the business world, which directors should take cognisance of, are: Environmental, social and governance (ESG): This is an approach to evaluating and operating businesses that goes beyond the sole focus of shareholder return. ESG has three main focus points, being: An environmental aspect: the focus is on preserving the natural world, such as climate change, greenhouse gas emissions, biodiversity loss, deforestation, pollution, energy efficiency and water management. A social aspect: the focus is on people and relationships including working to support gender and diversity, equity, and inclusion, enhancing customer satisfaction and employee engagement. A governance aspect: the focus is on moving beyond how [...]