In September 2021, we conducted a survey to better understand what industries were considered beneficial (and harmful) to an entrepreneur’s reputation. Rightly or wrongly, wealth generated from some industries is considered more acceptable than others.
In July’s research report, we surveyed the UK public on the various different reasons an investor might give for investing in a start-up and how start-up investment has the power to positively shape an individual’s reputation.
It is an accepted view amongst founders that as long as their company is strong, they don't need to think about corporate governance. But, the media frenzy around The Hut Group shows this isn't always the case.
The Pandora Papers leak does not only do unique damage to those individuals who use offshore structures, but casts a wider and deeper reputational shadow over all wealthy individuals.
It's no longer possible or responsible for individuals to assume that their financial data will always be private. It is important that they make a conscious choice about how to manage the potential reputational risk and that they take steps to prepare accordingly.
Our recent research note revealed that entrepreneurs who worked in financial services suffered the biggest uphill battle when it came to managing their reputations. But, perhaps more interestingly, this result did not hold consistently across all age groups.
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Effective communication will give you the reputation you need to achieve your goals as well as circumvent the risks that plague successful families. To discuss taking control of your communications, fill out our contact form or contact us directly.