Accenture Makes Strategic Investment in Pipeline to Accelerate Gender Parity in the Workplace

NEW YORK and DENVER; Aug. 6, 2021 – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has made a strategic investment, through Accenture Ventures, in Pipeline, a Denver-based startup that uses artificial intelligence (AI) technology to increase financial performance by closing the gender equity gap. 
 
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Five steps to becoming an inclusive leader

According to a study by Korn Ferry, an organisation with a reputation for inclusiveness – ley by their leadership – becomes a talent magnet for diverse talent. So how can leaders become more inclusive in their approach and ways of working? Brad …

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Social Impact is the Litmus Test for Emerging Technologies – Tech Times

Written by Patrick Jones

The world is at an inflexion point in the course of the history of technology. Thanks to the imminent arrival of the internet of things, we will soon be more connected to each other and the …

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As businesses manage their climate risk, they should address climate inequities, too – Fast Company

Written by Nik Steinberg

Recently, the Biden Administration released details of its Justice40 Initiative, which would direct 40% of the administration’s climate and clean energy investments to disadvantaged communities. Meanwhile, the White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council is developing an …

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Biden to set ambitious EV goal as carmakers plead for help – Fortune

Written by Bloomberg, Ari Natter and Keith Laing

President Joe Biden plans to call for half of all vehicles sold in the U.S. to be emission free by the end of the decade, an ambitious goal that automakers say can …

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Canada is a warning: more and more of the world will soon be too hot for humans – The Guardian

Written by Simon Lewis

The climate crisis means that summer is a time of increasingly dangerous heat. This week in the Pacific north-west, temperature records are not just being broken, they are being obliterated. Temperatures reached a shocking 47.9C in …

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New BCG offering helps corporates scale sustainability ventures

The Digital Ventures arm of Boston Consulting Group has launched a new offering aimed at helping corporates accelerate their progress to a net-zero economy. Branded as ‘Green Ventures’, the new offering will basically help corporates build and scale their sustainability ventures.

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Flipping the Odds of Digital Transformation: Intro

Tune into the 7-part series where BCG’s Managing Director and Senior Partner, Patrick Forth kicks-off the six critical success factors that can reverse the odds of #digitaltransformation success from 30% to 80%.

 

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The Difference between Strategy, Implementation, and Tech Consulting

There are many different types of management consulting, and with this come a myriad of misconceptions. Three of the largest types of consulting are strategy, implementation, and tech consulting. Do you know the differences between them?

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The World’s First Social Impact Cryptocurrency ELONGATE Announces Incorporation – Yahoo Finance

BERN, Switzerland, July 27, 2021 /CNW/ — The social impact cryptocurrency Elongate announces full incorporation in a multi-entity structure. The highly anticipated incorporation of Elongate became official this week as their two newly formed bodies set to launch. In detail, …

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