And we win again, and again, and again and again
NZ may not be doing too well in the Rio Olympics, but Insight is winning golds, slivers and bronzes where it really matters: the New York based international Annual Report Competition (ARC Awards).
Gold: Sanford. The best combined annual and sustainability report in the world (they don’t have an Integrated Report category yet):
Silver: NZ Super Fund. With no gold awarded, it's still the best Pension Fund annual report in the world:
Silver: Stand Children's Services. The second best Charitable Organisation annual report in the world:
Bronze: Auckland International Airport. The third best Airport Management annual report in the world:
This is effective design that is driven by the collective collaboration of our strategists and creative talents. You can read in depth case studies on the Gold and Silver Winners here on this website. To help you find them easily, we've collected them together for you right here.
Interim Reports – the unintended consequences
So, listed companies no longer need to publish an Interim Report. Great: less work, less cost. But if that means you’re communicating with your retail shareholders and other stakeholders at only 12 month intervals,...
Integrated Reporting: Connectivity of Information
It’s one of the core principles of an Integrated Report (<IR>). But many clients seem to think it’s one of the hardest. We’ll get to that in a minute – but spoiler alert: it isn’t really. First,...
Integrated Reporting: Don’t aim for perfection. Just get in the mood and go.
I see too many clients hesitating to get on the integrated reporting bus. Often because they perceive that there’s a lot of internal change needing to happen before this is possible. Sometimes it’s because...
Sticking to your annual report timetable
I’ve just spent two full days with about 20 annual report preparers on an integrated reporting training course. In amongst the learning and sharing experiences about preparing content for integrated reports, it...