Impact Perspectives https://www.sopact.com/perspectives Actionable impact measurement and management best practices: IMPACT INTENTIONS + KNOWLEDGE + TECHNOLOGY en-us Tue, 29 Nov 2022 22:06:57 GMT 2022-11-29T22:06:57Z en-us 5 Ways Corporate Inequity can be Disrupted Through Data | Sopact https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/corporate-inequity <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/corporate-inequity" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/FinalDEIblog%20%281%29%20%281%29.jpg" alt="Corporate equity" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>From a business standpoint, equity and inclusion are good for a company’s bottom line. Companies that have made efforts towards diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) have financially outperformed DEI laggards by <a href="https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/diversity-and-inclusion/diversity-wins-how-inclusion-matters">11%</a> on average. From a social standpoint, equity and inclusion address justice and fairness in society. Disrupting inequity means prioritizing a better workplace, economy, and society. Let’s look at how corporates can leverage data to disrupt inequity.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/corporate-inequity" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/FinalDEIblog%20%281%29%20%281%29.jpg" alt="Corporate equity" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>From a business standpoint, equity and inclusion are good for a company’s bottom line. Companies that have made efforts towards diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) have financially outperformed DEI laggards by <a href="https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/diversity-and-inclusion/diversity-wins-how-inclusion-matters">11%</a> on average. From a social standpoint, equity and inclusion address justice and fairness in society. Disrupting inequity means prioritizing a better workplace, economy, and society. Let’s look at how corporates can leverage data to disrupt inequity.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2545577&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.sopact.com%2Fperspectives%2Fcorporate-inequity&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.sopact.com%252Fperspectives&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> social enterprise Impact Measurement And Management Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Mon, 28 Nov 2022 10:00:00 GMT hetal@sopact.com (Hetal Sheth) https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/corporate-inequity 2022-11-28T10:00:00Z How Measuring Financial Inclusion Drives For The Underbanked? https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/measuring-financial-inclusion <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/measuring-financial-inclusion" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/financialinclusion1.jpg" alt="Measuring Financial Inclusion" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Financial inclusion is the means by which we achieve a healthy economic system. When people can purchase, borrow, earn, and save, it drives the entire circular flow of the economy. Financial inclusion helps the market grow, generates jobs, and can shield people from devastating shocks like the COVID-19 pandemic. How do financial inclusion programs know if they’re driving these changes? <a href="https://www.sopact.com/impact-measurement">Impact Measurement</a> and Management (<a href="https://www.sopact.com/impact-measurement"><span>IMM</span></a>) can help foster financial inclusion initiatives through stakeholder-centric impact data. In this article, we’ll discuss:&nbsp;</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/measuring-financial-inclusion" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/financialinclusion1.jpg" alt="Measuring Financial Inclusion" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>Financial inclusion is the means by which we achieve a healthy economic system. When people can purchase, borrow, earn, and save, it drives the entire circular flow of the economy. Financial inclusion helps the market grow, generates jobs, and can shield people from devastating shocks like the COVID-19 pandemic. How do financial inclusion programs know if they’re driving these changes? <a href="https://www.sopact.com/impact-measurement">Impact Measurement</a> and Management (<a href="https://www.sopact.com/impact-measurement"><span>IMM</span></a>) can help foster financial inclusion initiatives through stakeholder-centric impact data. In this article, we’ll discuss:&nbsp;</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2545577&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.sopact.com%2Fperspectives%2Fmeasuring-financial-inclusion&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.sopact.com%252Fperspectives&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> Impact Measurement And Management Financial Inclusion Mon, 21 Nov 2022 10:00:00 GMT hetal@sopact.com (Hetal Sheth) https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/measuring-financial-inclusion 2022-11-21T10:00:00Z How the UN's sustainable development goals SDG enterprises can impact? https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/sdg-enterprises <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/sdg-enterprises" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/sdg%20%281%29%20%281%29.jpg" alt="SDG Enterprises Impact" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The UN’s sustainable development goals (SDG) project is aimed at global transformation measured by universally shared benchmarks. Social enterprises are uniquely positioned to bring about these changes. SEs are innovating solutions to the world’s toughest challenges every day. To incorporate SDGs as a framework, SEs must also collect the right data and measure the right indicators. In this article, we’ll talk about what SDGs mean for your <a href="https://www.sopact.com/social-enterprise">social enterprise</a> and how you can contribute to global transformation.</p> <div class="hs-featured-image-wrapper"> <a href="https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/sdg-enterprises" title="" class="hs-featured-image-link"> <img src="https://www.sopact.com/hubfs/sdg%20%281%29%20%281%29.jpg" alt="SDG Enterprises Impact" class="hs-featured-image" style="width:auto !important; max-width:50%; float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;"> </a> </div> <p>The UN’s sustainable development goals (SDG) project is aimed at global transformation measured by universally shared benchmarks. Social enterprises are uniquely positioned to bring about these changes. SEs are innovating solutions to the world’s toughest challenges every day. To incorporate SDGs as a framework, SEs must also collect the right data and measure the right indicators. In this article, we’ll talk about what SDGs mean for your <a href="https://www.sopact.com/social-enterprise">social enterprise</a> and how you can contribute to global transformation.</p> <img src="https://track.hubspot.com/__ptq.gif?a=2545577&amp;k=14&amp;r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.sopact.com%2Fperspectives%2Fsdg-enterprises&amp;bu=https%253A%252F%252Fwww.sopact.com%252Fperspectives&amp;bvt=rss" alt="" width="1" height="1" style="min-height:1px!important;width:1px!important;border-width:0!important;margin-top:0!important;margin-bottom:0!important;margin-right:0!important;margin-left:0!important;padding-top:0!important;padding-bottom:0!important;padding-right:0!important;padding-left:0!important; "> social enterprise Impact Measurement And Management Sustainable Development Goals Mon, 14 Nov 2022 07:16:27 GMT hetal@sopact.com (Hetal Sheth) https://www.sopact.com/perspectives/sdg-enterprises 2022-11-14T07:16:27Z