Author Archives: Paul Kearns

Financial and societal advantages of long-term strategy – the evidence

This article by John Mansfield, MI’s Global Lead on remuneration, first appeared on South Africa’s ‘Business Day’ The debate over the merits of short-termism versus long-termism has raged for many years but has now finally been put to bed. A … Continue reading

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Shareholder-centric governance model takes authority away from boards and managers

This article by John Mansfield, MI’s Global Lead on remuneration, first appeared on South Africa’s ‘Business Day’ Let’s not blame directors for not fulfilling their fiduciary duties and causing corporate failure. It’s not really their fault; they’re simply playing by … Continue reading

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Oxford University’s OMINDEX rating of BB- indicates <40% realisation of Total Stakeholder Value

There are a range of league tables which purport to determine the top universities from around the world. Harvard and Oxford are currently in positions No. 3 and No. 6 in the ‘Topuniversities.com’ 2018 rankings. As with any ranking though, … Continue reading

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Dr. Carlos Botelho appointed to MI Council

We are very pleased to announce that our MI Associate, Carlos Botelho, who has been one of our most active members since the inception of MI in 2013, has been appointed as a Member of our Council with immediate effect.  … Continue reading

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100% Trust – if NHS doctors can achieve it then it must be the goal for all professions and corporate leaders

After checking in this morning, at the NHS community practice where I had an appointment with my GP, I found myself looking at this banner; informing me that the practice was thanking its patients for voting it as the No.1 … Continue reading

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OMINDEX: MI to rate maturity and Total Stakeholder Value (TSV) of world’s Universities

MI is very pleased to announce its latest project to create the tertiary education sector within OMINDEX by incorporating OMRs (organizational maturity ratings) for Universities from across the world. Funding and enrolments at universities across the globe are expanding significantly … Continue reading

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OMINDEX: OM30 Version 2.0 now available

At the Maturity Institute we practice what we preach, which means we always seek improvements and enhancements to our methods and professional practice. This is particularly true of OMINDEX, our global standard for Total Stakeholder Value (TSV). TSV is measured from a … Continue reading

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MI welcomes new collaboration between OMINDEX developers and Environmental Rating Agency

  The Maturity Institute welcomes the news that OMS LLP, developers of OMINDEX, have just announced their partnership with the Environmental Rating Agency. MI’s simple definition of ‘societal value’ (the best quality product/service at the best cost) has always factored … Continue reading

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MI completes its first 12 month development programme in Prague

                  Another milestone has been achieved in MI’s mission to develop a new generation of mature managers with the final workshop on our Prague Programme. The programme was launched 12 months ago … Continue reading

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MI Research Seeks a Cure for Big ‘C’ Capitalism

The Maturity Institute models itself on the medical profession and aims to develop a whole generation of organizational health practitioners. Everything we aim to do is focused on the most positive outcome possible – Total Stakeholder Value (TSV). We view … Continue reading

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