A survey found that more than half of Canadian organizations are either concerned or very concerned about the implications of recreational cannabis legalization on the workplace.
If you look at the latest trends in office design, you would be forgiven for thinking that sofas play an outsize role, but it's not just about putting in soft seating. Many organizations are thinking about creating comfortable spaces where employees can collaborate. But are there costs?
Making sense of the interdependencies within complex social systems is not a skill that is readily taught in traditional academia, but our organizations can get blindsided when we lack mechanisms to anticipate and adapt to disruptive change.
Delivering financial performance alone is no longer enough. There are increasing demands on the business sector to tackle societal challenges too.