Four-fifths of organisations view sustainable values as important, poll finds

London, 23rd March 2020 – 78% of organisations believe that sustainable values are very important to their community according to our poll in conjunction with the Institute of Chartered Secretaries. An additional 22% consider that sustainability is slightly important and no organisations feeling that it is unimportant. Employers demonstrate social responsibility in a number of

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With companies moving to video-conferencing to interview candidates, here are some handy hints to succeed

It is reassuring that during this coronavirus pandemic, our clients are continuing to hire. Recruitment hasn’t ground to a halt but, as many are being forced to work from home, more and more companies are turning to interview candidates via online video-conferencing platforms; the most popular ones being Zoom, Skype and Microsoft Teams. While this

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Boards and sustainability; The role of the Company Secretary

The Amazon fires, extreme weather phenomena and the Extinction Rebellion marches in London, prompted by climate change breakdown, biodiversity loss and ecological collapse, have brought the conversation on sustainability to the forefront of the media and the public’s mind. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have also been a hot

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Overtime and Productivity

Overtime and productivity are out of step, poll finds Regularly working more than contracted hours is not leading to an increase in productivity accordingly to a poll out today from ICSA: The Governance Institute and recruitment specialist The Core Partnership. The poll reveals that 72% of company secretaries surveyed work beyond their contracted hours in

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