Despite being only a few days into the new year, it is estimated that 4 January marks the day that top FTSE 100 CEOs have already earned the full annual salary of an average worker in the United Kingdom.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation has appointed Madoda Mxakwe as its new Group Chief Executive Officer and Yolande van Biljon as the new Chief Financial Officer.
The challenge is not just racial diversity, but also gender diversity – both require a commitment to rethinking the function of economic efficiency.
Minister says Cabinet must discuss and ratify appointments to all state-owned enterprises, but court order gives that power to non-executive board members.
Fair Pay? Some Chief Execs Have Already Clocked Up What It Will Take The Rest Of Us All Year – If That – To Earn
Welcome to Fat Cat Thursday 2018
Source: Flickr The decision taken by Transport for London (TfL) not to renew ride-hailing giant Uber's operating licence
Mr Khosrowshahi has set a high bar for himself and his company's behaviour going forward. They may well be granted another chance in the UK but if they don't put their money where their mouth is then no amount of eloquence will help Uber reverse out of the ditch next time it drives into trouble.
The human brain is an incredible thing. Whereas previously the brain was thought of as static and 'hard wired' in adulthood after your formative childhood years, now scientists have found that in fact, it is a highly adaptable and rewireable organ, right into old age.
We have the power to change positions, mind-sets, industries, rules and a way of life. We have the ability to merge something so simple into something beautiful. So, if you ever feel that you need to explain who you are and why you are doing something, we are women, andthat is enough.
Companies like Patagonia, Interface and Unilever have demonstrated that being purpose-driven not only earns you a reputation and respect from customers and competitors, but that it is also profitable, and can drive long term sustainable performance.