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Thoughtful strategy and transparent, open communication protect company interests in the short term – and through a transition.  Lessons from BASF The following is an excerpt from "Long-Term Thinking in a Short-Term World." In the early 1990’s, ...

Hadi Chapardar
Article

Use these four steps to make the case to integrate long-term thinking into decision-making. Make the Case for Long-Term Thinking The following is an excerpt from Long-Term Thinking in a Short-Term World. Long-term thinking is catching on. On 26 N...

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Research Insight

Poverty alleviation is increasingly about investing “patient” capital in promising individuals with powerful ideas. And, it's tied to economic growth. To alleviate poverty, organizations should invest “patient capital” in a few game-changing entre...

Melanie Goldmintz
Article

Environmentally risky firms must pay higher interest rates to banks and higher returns to shareholders. Lenders, like investors, charge premiums to finance risky firms. Environmentally risky firms must pay higher interest rates to banks and high...

Lauren Turner
News and Events

Learn how accountants can plan for and adapt to climate change. Update: June 17, 2015 This event occurs in the past. For further details on this event see the original registration page. Accountants play a critical role in helping business adap...

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Reports and Articles

A Chilean retailer operates just like any other business. The difference is profits are devoted to social projects. Solidarity through Profit-Sharing Great minds think alike. Right? Though seemingly exclusive, business strategies and social init...

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Primer

Short-term thinking can help your firm survive. But prospering into the future requires the transformational impact of long-term action.  A Primer for Business Leaders Managers often ask: Should I act for short-term results, or think long term? S...

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Executive Report

This report provides a three-step process to balance short and long-term actions, cases, common obstacles to long-term action, and ways to overcome them. A Guide for Executives Is your firm stuck in a rut of hasty decision-making, short-term goal ...

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Systematic Review

This NBS research outlines factors affecting short and long-term thinking in business, respective impacts, and remaining research needs.  A Systematic Review for Practitioners and Academics Corporate short-termism is one of the most significant is...

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