Monthly Archives: March 2011

New UK Report – Women on Boards

In 2010 women made up only 12.5% of the members of the corporate boards of FTSE 100 companies. This was up from 9.4% in 2004. But the rate of increase is too slow. The business case for increasing the number of women … Continue reading

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Mixing business with charity

Charity groups are finding a new means to making their ends meet. Rowena Orejana reports. John Wade is a businessman who does social work. A contradiction in terms? Not to him. IRIS, the organisation he heads, is not a typical corporation. … Continue reading

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