Monthly Archives: November 2015

Tracking Our Thesis on Automation in Restaurants

In our March 2015 report The Economics of Automation: Quick Serve Restaurant Industry, we asserted that the twin threats of rising wages and increasingly volatile food prices suggested a more challenging environment ahead. While commodity inflation doesn’t appear to be a threat in the near term, increasing labor cost pressure has emerged as a major… Read more »

Cutting Edge Firms Partner to Train the Next Generation of Ethical Finance Professionals

Cornerstone Capital Group and Inspiring Capital (IC) announced a strategic partnership to advance their shared goal of mainstreaming sustainable business and investment practices. Inspiring Capital has adopted Cornerstone’s research-driven approach to “help companies integrate social and environmental issues into business strategy and governance practices,” as the foundation of IC’s leadership development programs for professionals seeking purpose-driven careers.