What do you think when you consider the definition of the word ‘asset’? Whilst they come in many different forms – fixed, tangible, intangible – ultimately, an asset is an item of value.
Assets can be managed and measured. They can increase and decrease in value. They can be gained, they can be lost. However, when organisations consider their portfolio of assets, it’s only a few trailblazers that incorporate arguably the most defining competitive advantage for economic growth within this index: their people.