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The ABC’s of ESG

“We want to develop an ESG strategy. But first things first- I’m not sure we understand ESG. What does it mean for our organization?” Maybe you’ve heard of it. Read an article. Saw a competitor in your industry publish an ESG report. But what exactly is ESG? Although corporate social responsibility and shared value hasContinue reading “The ABC’s of ESG”

ESG Strategies: Understanding Materiality

“We want to get certified in……” The most common opening sentence when businesses contact us to develop an ESG strategy is to jump immediately to a certification. Take your pick- Assurance Standards, Principles of Responsible Investment, Gender Based Analysis, Fair Trade, B-Corp. There are a host of certifications and standards out there. This move toContinue reading “ESG Strategies: Understanding Materiality”

The Rested Leader, Part 2

Are we getting enough sleep to be high performing leaders? Provocative question, I know. Many C-suite leaders I have close relationships with share they have frequent nighttime sleep difficulties. It might be that we get poor quality sleep, we are wired and can’t fall asleep, the thoughts won’t stop, we are exhausted even after sleeping,Continue reading “The Rested Leader, Part 2”

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The Rested Leader, Part 1

Is it possible to be an incredibly effective and purpose driven leader and human, and also experience profound rest from the inside out? I count myself privileged to regularly engage the company of purpose driven leaders from diverse verticals- public and private sector, non-profit, education, faith, healthcare, law enforcement. We relish the opportunity to gatherContinue reading “The Rested Leader, Part 1”

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Larissa Maxwell is the CEO and Principal Consultant of The Maxwell Consulting Group, and an avid reader, researcher, and creative explorer.

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