Running an innovative startup is not without its set of risks and challenges. But understanding these risks, monitoring and managing them with mitigation strategies can help lower a company’s risk profile. The second webinar of the series provides a framework for de-risking internal and external factors while helping founders and CEOs see the overall picture of their firm’s health and how to take action on their high priority risks.
Investing in women not only promotes equality but also sustainable development — all while making great business sense! Yet, only about 10 percent of women entrepreneurs globally have access to the capital they need to expand their businesses and women in Asia continue to be outnumbered by men in management and in the workforce at-large, often restricted to lower wages and lower quality work. Investing in women — through capital policy, and innovation — promotes financial inclusion, supports women entrepreneurship and unlocks opportunities to empower women.
As a community of current and future business leaders, let’s take action this International Women’s Day and discuss how we can improve the world we live in by investing in women!