The Columnist | Issue 44 | Special Edition: 7th World Company Day

Each year, World Company Day – August 15 – marks the anniversary of the birth of the global movement calling companies to serve a higher purpose and commit to shaping a better world together.  For this year’s World Company Day, we continue to reflect on the 2019...

The Columnist | Issue 43 | July 2019 | Consulus 15th Anniversary & Shape The World Summit

Last month in June, we celebrated our 15th anniversary and renewed our commitment to shape a better and more sustainable economic system through purpose and unity. We also held our annual landmark event, the Shape the World Summit, drawing leaders, speakers and...

The Columnist | Issue 42 | December 2018 | Reflections of Thanksgiving

We are filled with gratitude as we mark an extraordinary year. At the same time, we know that there is much to do in shaping an inclusive and sustainable Industry 4.0. But we are grateful that we have a growing network of friends who share our mission. Thank you for...

The Columnist | Issue 41 | Special Edition: 6th World Company Day

A growing movement of enlightened customers and working professionals are holding brands accountable for how they are shaping a better world through daily work. We are seeing the end of token corporate social responsibility and a move towards a holistic approach to...

The Columnist | Issue 40 | June 2018 | Consulus 14th Anniversary: Multiplicity

In this issue, we invite you to read about how we work to change the rules of the economic system to prevent future victims, the official announcement about our newly elected Chairman of the Global Network, the launch of Brazilian 4.0 – a future-ready programme to help enterprises and individuals in Brazil, and the upcoming Shape The World Conference 2018 organised by CPG Consultants and Consulus in Singapore this July at the National Design Centre.

The Columnist | Issue 39: Seeking Leaders of Unity in an Age of Disruption

This new age of Industry 4.0 with its complex set of challenges will need leaders who know how to work with others to create new solutions. In order to address this need, Consulus is pleased to launch LeadershipCORE™ – a new executive leadership development program in partnership with Sophia University Institute to shape a new generation of leaders. This quarter also marks a significant milestone in our 14 years as we welcome three countries to our global network: Laos, Malaysia and the United States of America.

The Columnist | Issue 38 | 2017: Human-centered Digital Transformation

2016 has proven to be a year of seismic changes: Donald Trump’s historic win and Brexit were the most unimaginable events. What this mean is, we need to prepare ourselves to be ready for change and learn how to lead it in 2017. In this issue, read about the 4 principles for effective change in business and learn how to see things in unity with others so as to see the future with new eyes.

The Columnist | Issue 37 | Special Edition: 5th World Company Day

As we celebrate the 5th World Company Day with over 200 signatories today, we would like to invite you to reflect and be inspired to act on this theme “Organize for the Future Good”. Read how some signatories from Sri Lanka and Taiwan build a thriving business while making a difference to shape a better world.

The Columnist | Issue 36 | A New Age of Consultancy

In this issue, we invite you to read about this new breed of consultant; a PurposeCORE case study on how a trusted supplier of 30 years moved up the value chain; and an interview with a man pursuing a big dream for Sarawak – Dato Chris Chung, Group CEO of Saradise Sdn Bhd.

The Columnist | Issue 35 | Rewriting the rules of the economic system

In this issue, read about the thought-provoking reflection about the talk of the economy by Pope Francis; find out what makes employees satisfied with their jobs besides compensation and a PurposeCore case study on how to nurture bonds of love.

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Pennacchi: no Brasil, há 50 anos um grupo empresarial se esforça para servir bem a seus clientes e steakholders, ajudar a sociedade civil e preservar o meio ambiente.

Pennacchi: no Brasil, há 50 anos um grupo empresarial se esforça para servir bem a seus clientes e steakholders, ajudar a sociedade civil e preservar o meio ambiente.

Read in English. Normalmente se diz que um grupo empresarial é forte por sua solidez e ampla atuação no mercado. Há 50 anos, Pennacchi é reconhecido também por isso, mas sobretudo pelos valores que defende, e por apoiar projetos sociais. O Grupo atua nos segmentos de...

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