“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention’ - Oscar Wilde.
Here’s the problem: everyone running or working in a business knows the world and society are facing a crisis, existential in the case of the environment. And yet businesses are seen as existing for one purpose only: to make money for their owners, ideally at a better rate than the rest of “the market”, whatever that is. So the managers employed to run these businesses have an intractable problem: to either protect their careers by keeping their financial masters happy or to do the right thing for the planet and society but thereby risk financial performance and their jobs. Happily there is a solution to this dilemma. It’s called the B Corp movement.
There’s nothing like being asked to write about women in business to keep me up at night. Gender is an issue society has grappled with for generations, and never more so than now. I am proud of the work COOK is doing to become more inclusive for all, including around gender. So where to begin on this particular high wire?
These tacos are one of my favourite lunchtime treats. I love them with cod, but they are definitely open to interpretation. Feel free to get creative and work with what you have. I’ve included a few alternatives to the list of ingredients. Enjoy! Theo, COOK Chef