Thoughts & Views

We are proud to announce that Stone has joined the ranks as the latest Nation Builder member. Nation Builder members are businesses who have not only committed their companies to good giving principles, but they are also actively involved in assisting high-quality NGOs and projects to maximise the potential of our country and its people.

Avoid jargon and use sensory specific language to relate business goals. Stacey Barr, a performance measurement specialist, explains why sensory specific language can make your business goals stick.

You might not expect the chief operating officer of a major global corporation to look too far beyond either the balance sheet or the bottom line. But Harish Manwani, COO of Unilever, makes a passionate argument that doing so to include value, purpose and sustainability in top-level decision-making is not just savvy, it's the only way to run a 21st century business responsibly.