Carillion, PR, and corporate resilience

The inquiry into the collapse of Carillion has highlighted the pivotal roles played by company directors. By focusing on short-term financial goals rather than the long-term interests of the company’s stakeholders, Carillion’s board fatally undermined the business’s resilience, ruined their own reputations, and reinforced popular stereotypes of the construction and services sectors as outdated and …

Why 2018 Will Be The Year Of Government Intervention

Business engagement across politics will become more challenging during 2018. While governments know they need the private sector to grow and thrive, they are also under pressure to show their electorates that they are in control. And business behaviour hasn’t helped… Everything from non-disclosed data leaks, through to poor personal behaviour and deliberate product slow-downs …