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Twelve Winds honoured for for improving positive impact

Today, Twelve Winds Consulting was recognised for making the most positive improvement on its overall impact based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab. Honourees are featured on B the Change, the digital Medium publication produced by B Lab, at http://www.bthechange.com. Twelve Winds is honoured in the Best For The [...]

By |2018-12-31T18:10:51+00:00September 5th, 2018|CSR & Sustainability, Twelve Winds News|0 Comments

Is this the time for ethics and business?

Last month Transport For London stripped Uber of its license because: “Uber’s approach and conduct demonstrate a lack of corporate responsibility”. While to many it came as a shock to strip one of the most popular forms of transport from the UK’s capital, for others this was no surprise. In this economy, you’re not going [...]

Walking the talk: an interview with Twelve Winds Managing Director Wayne Myslik

Wayne Myslik led Twelve Winds through the B Corporation certification process and is a passionate advocate for the value it can bring to a company’s culture and brand. We caught up with Wayne to find out what inspired him to get involved with the B Corp movement and the benefits and challenges of becoming certified. [...]

By |2018-12-09T20:14:22+00:00September 14th, 2015|CSR & Sustainability, Twelve Winds News|0 Comments

We’re proud to be a B Corp!

In August 2015, Twelve Winds Consulting proudly became a Certified B Corporation and a Founding Member of B Corporation in the United Kingdom because we believe that business should be a “force for good.” We believe that success in business needs to be redefined in order to create a more resilient and sustainable economy.  This belief [...]

By |2018-12-09T20:13:35+00:00September 3rd, 2015|CSR & Sustainability, Twelve Winds News|0 Comments

Are you managing HIV/AIDS in your workplace?

In South Africa, 5.5 million people (11% of the population) are estimated to be living with HIV/AIDS. The adverse effects of AIDS on the workforce have given rise to major difficulties for employers throughout the country. The direct cost of AIDS is felt through escalating employee benefits and medical scheme costs. Indirect effects such as [...]

By |2019-09-22T12:37:12+00:00January 5th, 2011|CSR & Sustainability, HIV/AIDS|Comments Off on Are you managing HIV/AIDS in your workplace?

Prevention the number-one goal

Diversified resources group BHP Billiton has reported a prevalence rate of HIV/Aids among its employees of just 14% – substantially lower than the mining industry average, owing to its innovative Aids prevention and treatment programme. This figure also compares favourably with the manufacturing sector’s prevalence rate. The company recently won the Global Business Coalition [...]

By |2019-09-22T14:04:00+00:00May 19th, 2006|CSR & Sustainability, HIV/AIDS|0 Comments