Category Archives: Measuring Impact

Princeton Empower 2021 Conference Seeks To Increase Opportunities For Black Entrepreneurs From All Academia

“Now is the accepted moment, not tomorrow, not a more suitable season. It is today that our best work can be done and not a future day or year.” – WEB Du Bois Illustration by Wright Señeres, Princeton Entrepreneurship Council With this quote, Dr. George T. French, Jr., president of Clark Atlanta University, a historically […]

Sustainability indicators: the time that investors look in the mirror

Investors look for sustainability and non-traditional measures from the companies they invest in, but what if they hold themselves accountable in the same way? By focusing the sustainability objective inward, the fund will be able to better anticipate and adapt to new risks and opportunities in the years to come. From people and the planet […]

New Law Firm Commitments Include Goal That Ties Partner Salary to Diversity

Signage is visible outside the Baker Botts law firm in their legal offices in Washington, DC, United States, on May 10, 2021. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly 50 law firms have signed up to the Diversity Lab program Baker Botts among companies to publicly commit to certain actions The company and law firm names shown above […]

The personal luxury goods market is likely to see huge growth from major players Giorgio Armani, BURBERRY, Kate Spade

HTF MI’s Latest Research Study of Global Personal Luxury Goods Market provides a comprehensive analysis of Personal Luxury Goods. It includes leading surveys to cover historical progress, current market scenarios and defined future prospects with precise data on products, strategies and market shares of leading companies to help manufacturers locate their position in the market. […]

Maryland Revises Valuation Rules and Offers Alternative Methods of Determining Creditworthiness | Ballard Spahr srl

Maryland has enacted legislation that revises the rules for determining creditworthiness. On May 30, 2021, Maryland Governor Lawrence J. Hogan (R) signed HB1213 in the law, which adds to the Maryland Code Ann. Financial institutions (FI) § 1-212. As of October 1, 2021, certain financial institutions (banking institutions, credit unions, savings and loan associations, community […]

Changes in tax legislation and proposed tax increases could impact private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions – Tax

United States: Changes in tax laws and proposed tax increases could impact private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions September 28, 2021 Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to The House Ways and Means Committee recently released legislative proposals as part of the “Build Back Better” […]

Measuring mental health in humanitarian crises: a validity guide for the practitioner – world

Abstract Background: Methodological advances are underway to measure mental health in humanitarian crises. This special section describes many innovations. Here, we take a practitioner’s perspective to understand key issues related to mental health assessment in humanitarian settings and how innovations contribute to the field. Main body: In this guide for practitioners, we address the following […]

San Diego remains the country’s third largest power in life sciences

San Diego County remains the nation’s No.3 life sciences hotspot, with the industry’s rapid rise virtually unaffected by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to two recent reports. Commercial real estate firm Jones Lang LaSalle ranked the top 10 life sciences markets in the United States based on factors such as the number of residents in each […]

Experts vote on iOS 15 updates and changes – Internet

The first big thing many marketers will notice is that open rates are no longer the benchmark for measuring email engagement. Instead, Apple’s iOS 15 rollout makes using images as a measure of email open rates questionable. “[For] Apple Mail users on iOS 15 or MacOS, metrics of email open rates will be very inaccurate […]