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5 Dimensions of Effective Leadership 

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos finished up last week, with the tagline for this year’s meeting being Cooperation in a Fragmented World. Several factors take the stage in this year’s agenda – recovery from the pandemic, the War in Ukraine, global...

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Why we Need to Invest in our Forest Company Leaders 

CFO says to CEO “What happens if we invest in our people, and they leave?” CEO says to CFO “What happens if we don’t, and they stay…”  Every day for 10 years on my bike ride to and from work, I saw this slogan painted on the window of a leadership development...

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The ForestLink turns two!

I wanted to take this moment to share with you reflections from my business so far in the land of forest investments in the tropics. I will provide my key takeaways from the sector over the last year, and how the ForestLink will be supporting the mobilization of private capital into forest investments in the tropics in 2023.

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Nature’s Call for Private Finance 

I know we’re not supposed to pick favorites, but when it comes to UN organizations, UNEP is one of mine. They get it. The UN Environment Programme gets the importance and leverage of private finance for overcoming global environmental challenges, and have several...

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Speaking to your Audience

In this article, I’m going to dig into the characteristics of different forest investor types - and what elements may hold more value for them than others - and provide some advice that could help you (as a Project Manager) to make that ever-important first impression.

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Reporting the Un-Reportable

Last week I had the pleasure of participating in the Corporate Investments into Forestry and Biodiversity Conference, moderating a panel on reporting – specifically as it relates to biodiversity. The following article summarizes the key-takeaways from the session as well as my own reflections.