23 April 2014

Chief creative officer at Portas, retail advisor, journalist, TV presenter, author, Save the Children ambassador and government adviser

Why Responsibility Is the Emerging Competitive Edge

Responsibility is a mandatory for business - and it's about being mindful. Mindful of others feelings, experiences, ambitions and hopes. Mindful to avoid upsetting them. Mindful to make them happy. Mindful of the things that are important to them. Anyway, I was thinking about my own sense of responsibility (and hopefully integrity) in the context of my business interests and thought I'd explore some of the thinking behind the things I get up to and why I do them.

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