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Whole System Management for business schools now available

The Maturity Institute is introducing its new WSM MBA Module as part of its ‘Value Scotland’ launch events on 13th February 2019. It was designed to provide an answer to critical questions, and more, simultaneously and systemically. The slide presentation … Continue reading

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Re-designing the MBA for mature, whole system management

MBA education providers have been under increasing pressure since the crash of 2008 to demonstrate how their curricula are responding to the changing expectations of capitalism. An FT piece today entitled ‘MBAs need to stay relevant with life-long learning‘ adds … Continue reading

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Economia publishes MI’s meaning of capitalism.

Economia, the magazine for the ICAEW (Chartered accountants in England and Wales) commissioned the views of the Maturity Institute for this feature in its December 2018 edition. The Maturity Institute’s view was one of 13 submissions published. The full version … Continue reading

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Why all economists have to go back to square one

“If we cannot define what we mean by value, we cannot be sure to produce it, nor to share it fairly, nor to sustain economic growth. The understanding of value, then, is critical to all other conversations we need to … Continue reading

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MI’s first textbook: The Mature Corporation – a Model of Responsible Capitalism

Paul Kearns and Stuart Woollard’s new book: “The Mature Corporation – a Model of Responsible Capitalism” (Cambridge Scholars) is now available. You can keep up to date on news, events and reviews of the book at https://www.thematurecorporation.com  Orders can now be made online (20% … Continue reading

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Whole System Management & Total Stakeholder Value – a new leadership paradigm

“…concepts such as ‘balanced scorecards’, ‘triple bottom lines’ and ‘corporate social responsibility’ all recognise some of the symptoms of the malaise – but they are not a cure. They reflect the serious disquiet, expressed in many quarters, that the very essence … Continue reading

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Why Good Companies Create Better Outcomes – our ‘Value Scotland’ launch

We are delighted to announce a world first for the Maturity Institute’s whole system, Total Stakeholder Value Model of capitalism, as we launch our project to apply mature thinking and practice across a whole, national economy. The Value Scotland project is … Continue reading

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Can we have a word about value?

Do Inuit people spend their long, Arctic winter evenings discussing the finer distinctions to be made between 50 different varieties of snow? Do Greek lovers care very much about the accuracy of the word they choose to whisper into each … Continue reading

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MI’s Stanislav Tichý develops Organizational Health Check Report

MI Member, Stanislav (Standa) Tichý, runs the Develor (Czech) learning and development consultancy in Prague. He contacted the Maturity Institute in 2014 to learn more about maturity and how it might inform his work and benefit his clients.  Since then … Continue reading

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MI webcast for the Chartered Banker Institute

“Professionalism and long-term value: helping banks to build mature cultures” Wednesday 29th August 2018 (1300 GMT+1) MI Council members Stuart Woollard and Paul Kearns will be presenting another in MI’s growing series of webinars for professional bodies who are interested … Continue reading

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