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Lisa Forrest

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Lisa Forrest is Global Head of Talent Acquisition at Alexander Mann Solutions.

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Apr 07, 2017    0

Commentators have long debated the extent to which ‘short-termism’ (the concentration on short-term objectives for immediate profits) in business impacts both individual organisations and the wider economy. According to recent research, however, companies deliver significantly improved results when leaders manage with long-term strategic goals in mind and resist pressure from investors to focus excessively on meeting short-term financial targets.

A recent study conducted by McKinsey...