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White Papers, Reporting, Sustainability

The First 25: Authenticity through empathy

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White Papers, Reporting, Sustainability

Navigating the sustainability odyssey

The defining trends and insights from the first set of December year-end corporate reporting suites.

News, Sustainability

Sustainable investing, ESG or greenwashing?

Some years ago, I did some work for a very private and very successful boutique investment management firm. Their success was based on a matrix of strict ESG-integrated investment criteria enabling them to identify and invest in sustainable businesses capable, irrespective of market conditions, delivering long-term returns for institutional clients of between 5 and 7%.

News, Reporting

Emperor's first annual report

After 25 years as an independent agency, this report is an important milestone in improving our corporate and financial transparency. Not least, because in January 2020 we became an employee owned business and our annual report acts as a contract of trust between Emperor and our stakeholders.


Mental health isn’t just for lockdown, let’s see how far we can g(r)o(w)

As we slowly emerge from lockdown in the UK, it’s a good opportunity to step back and reflect on the things that helped us get through the isolation and Zoom fatigue, and the impact this experience has had on our mental health. One of the keys is connecting with nature – the theme for Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW) this year.


Events: How’s business?

At Emperor, we’re always looking to share the latest insight to support you in delivering your communications strategy and take it to the next level. This year, we’re also celebrating 25 years of business and as part of that anniversary, we’re looking at what sustainable business means in 2021 for our clients.

News, Events

An Interview with LSE Issuer Services Marketplace

The other week, I sat down (virtually) with Mairead Everett, Relationship Manager at Issuer Services of the London Stock Exchange to chat about the opportunities for companies in communications post-pandemic.


Training and Development: Success

We're pleased to share that two of our employees, Sam Trillwood, Consultant and Harriet Palmer, Analyst, have both achieved high passes in the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)'s Business Sustainability Management course.


Is ESG investing truly sustainable or more opportunistic?

Socially-conscious investing is at risk of becoming greenwashed as companies look to attract ethical money, but consumer pressure can help encourage better practice.


Emperor sits down with Sir Martin Sorrell

As part of our 25th year anniversary celebrations we will be holding a series of interviews with some of the leading names and creative visionaries in industry.