Net Zero: 2022 Perspective – Technologies, global politics and the short-term energy crisis

Net Zero: 2022 Perspective

For a third consecutive year, Eden McCallum welcomed Lord Turner to discuss what has changed over the past 12 months in the prospects for a successful shift to a world of “Net Zero” carbon emissions. He is ideally placed to do so as Chairman of the Energy Transitions Commission (ETC), a global coalition of major…


Hybrid working – survey insights

Hybrid working - survey insights

The great working from home and hybrid working experiment continues. But how is it working out, for businesses and for all of us as individuals? Has a “new normal” been established? To help answer these questions, Eden McCallum surveyed around 500 UK office workers and 200 business leaders to discover their attitudes to hybrid working….

January 2022

The Neuroscience of Hybrid Working

The Neuroscience of Hybrid Working

“The psychological and emotional impact of the Covid pandemic has been described as the equivalent to surviving a car crash” The shock of lockdowns – of interrupted working patterns and new working-from-home arrangements – has taken a toll. Many report feelings of tiredness, “brain fog” and even exhaustion. But what has really happened to us…

December 2021

Consumer Sentiment Pulse Check – Environmental Sustainability

Consumer Sentiment Pulse Check - Environmental Sustainability

In Glasgow the UN’s COP26 conference continues. But how are consumers responding now to the reality of climate change and what it might mean for their (sustainable) purchasing decisions? To answer this question, Eden McCallum commissioned the second of its consumer surveys to test attitudes in both the UK and the Netherlands. A survey of…

November 2021

Environmental sustainability in business – survey results

Environmental sustainability in business - survey results

All eyes are on Glasgow during the two weeks of COP26, the UN Climate Change conference. But how is business already responding to the reality of climate change? Eden McCallum asked just over 150 of its clients, both publicly listed and privately held businesses, to find out what action is being taken now. Taken together,…

November 2021

Consumer Sentiment Pulse Check – Covid and its impact on consumer confidence

Consumer Sentiment Pulse Check - Covid and the impact on consumer confidence

Politicians and business leaders might hope that, with due caution, citizens – employees and consumers – might soon be ready to return to something like normal, pre-pandemic behaviour. However, although some may feel ready to resume their former lifestyles, the evidence from consumers in both the UK and the Netherlands suggests that the “new normal”…

October 2021

Eden McCallum adds a new Partner and Associate Partner to its Leadership Team

Eden McCallum adds a new Partner and Associate Partner to its Leadership Team

Eden McCallum is delighted to announce two new additions to our Leadership Team, Erik Berden and Claudia Hartley. Erik has joined the Amsterdam office as Partner and Claudia as an Associate Partner in the London office Erik has most recently worked as Partner for SparkOptimus in the Netherlands after a 15-year career in management consulting…

September 2021

Eden McCallum – Twenty years on – Consultant survey findings

Eden McCallum – Twenty years on – Consultant survey findings

Eden McCallum was founded just over twenty years ago, offering a new approach in the apparently mature and settled consulting market. It was to be “a consulting firm without any consultants on the payroll”, as one strategy guru described it[1]. This was innovation with a purpose: to make consulting better for both clients and consultants….

July 2021

Eden McCallum reaches “net zero” milestone

Eden McCallum reaches “net zero” milestone

As part of Eden McCallum’s commitment to improving our environmental sustainability, we regularly measure our carbon footprint and the estimated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions generated by our operations and by business travel, which accounts for some 80% of the carbon footprint of most management consulting firms.  We are pleased to have identified ways of reducing…

July 2021

Eden McCallum’s Race for Life 2021

Eden McCallum's Race for Life 2021

Last week, the Eden McCallum team ran/walked/jogged in the Race for Life to support Cancer Research UK for our 17th year running. We are delighted to have raised over £10,000 thus far and are greatly touched by the generosity of so many people in supporting this important cause. We are hugely committed to helping raise…

July 2021

Demographics – the coming of the third age market

Demographics – the coming of the third age market

We are reminded regularly that ours is an ageing society, and that the changing profile of different cohorts has implications for how we finance retirement and support the cost of old age. But sometimes business fails to join the dots and recognise what this means for product development, marketing and sales strategies for these changing…

June 2021