Flash Insights: Purpose and Profit with Alex Edmans - Executive Learning REWIRED

Episode 22

Published on:

14th May 2020

FLASH INSIGHTS with Alex Edmans

Learning REWIRED's FLASH INSIGHTS is a short and sharp distillation of key takeways from our podcast series.

In this episode, the highlights of our interview with Alex Edmans, Professor of Finance at London Business School and author of the norm-challenging book, Grow the Pie - How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit.

In this episode we learn:

  • Why profit and purpose do not need to be a direct payoff and the route t greater wellbeing for all stakeholders?
  • Why those at both extremes of the debate about responsible capitalism have more in common than they think
  • How leaders and organisations can find a genuinely sustainable way forward that serves society and investors
  • What leaders need in order to create the businesses of the future

Meet our guest: Alex Edmans

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