Yearly Archives: 2021

The Maturity Institute’s Professional, Scientific, Test of Management Quality

The Maturity Institute (MI) is to professional management what the UK’s General Medical Council is to professional medicine. Both institutions have had to work very hard to protect our professionally-trained, practitioners from quackery. This is what the British Medical Journal … Continue reading

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OMINDEX® Workforce: Connecting Purpose, Values and Performance

Our new diagnostic assesses employee experiences of organizational maturity, social responsibility and stakeholder value The Maturity Institute has been helping organisations to score and rate maturity levels (marrying social responsibility and performance) since we made OMINDEX® our global diagnostic standard … Continue reading

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The Myth of ‘Non-Financial Reporting’

I was sent details today of a 517 page ‘Final Report’ from the European Union on ‘non-financial reporting’. I have seen many references to this term over the last 10 years or so but I have never seen a clear … Continue reading

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Unpacking the “S” in ESG: how financial performance and responsibility is all about managing human Stakeholders webinar

Investors, businesses and regulators increasingly recognise that it is Social, or human factors, that are the glue which drive material outcomes; both financial value and ESG risk. We presented a webinar on 8 September 2021 with global law firm Clyde … Continue reading

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ESG Stories: Nestlé’s inauthentic ESG scores an own goal

Here at the Maturity Institute (MI) we have been liaising with Nestlé for some years now, since we wrote our seminal report on their first OMINDEX® rating in 2015. More recently, we have been corresponding with CEO Mark Schneider and … Continue reading

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The Workplace Podcast – the Mature Organisation episode

Stuart Woollard joins The Workplace Podcast host William Corless to discuss the Mature Organisation and how all companies can utilise Organisational Maturity as a model for responsible capitalism. https://podcasts.apple.com/ie/podcast/episode-33-the-mature-organisation-with-stuart-woolard/id1540431146?i=1000523889896 The episode explains what Total Stakeholder Value means and how it … Continue reading

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Building Human-Powered Organisations – our new ESG Executive Education programme

We are delighted to announce our new course: Building Human-Powered Organisations – ORGANIZATIONAL MATURITY: Corporate Responsibility, Human Performance, and Societal Value, that will be run in partnership with Prague University of Economics and Business. This course provides business leaders and managers with a … Continue reading

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Simplifying ESG – ‘S’ is for Global, Social and Corporate Reorganization

It is inevitable that ESG will lead to a new, global system of value management, in time. This new management system is dependent on the right approach and measurement system for the ‘S’. Oxford English Dictionary definition: ‘Social’ – adjective. … Continue reading

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What Are The Critical Questions To Ask Every Prospective Board Member?

Andrew Hill’s recent management challenge at the Financial Times ‘Business School’ was to identify the ideal question to ask to a former CEO seeking a board position We thought the FT’s boardroom selection challenge was particularly interesting. With the emergence … Continue reading

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The Case for Radical Reform of the Banking Sector

MI’s Stuart Woollard was delighted to present at a recent Transparency Task Force symposium. Stuart explained the Maturity Institute’s OMINDEX® diagnostic ESG standard and showed ratings and analysis evidencing the capability of the major global banks to serve society and generate … Continue reading

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