International Disaster Relief

The frequency and intensity of disasters will increase over the coming decades, and globalisation means the impacts of those disasters on business are increasingly evident. Business is now being called upon to scale up its response to such events by internal and external stakeholders.

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Ban the box

Why do I think Ban the Box is a good idea?

13 July 2018 - 1:07pm
This post was originally published by Michaela Booth on her blog Michaela Movement. It highlights the impact of the criminal conviction tick box, and shines a light on the experiences of many job-seekers with criminal convictions...
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Winners of the 2018 Business in the Community Responsible Business Awards announced

3 July 2018 - 10:37pm
Sixteen companies won awards at the 2018 Business in the Community Responsible Business Awards Read more.

A Champions Network to ensure an inclusive digital revolution

29 June 2018 - 4:13pm
The founding members of the Champions Network have been announced Read more.
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Scotland's responsible business ambitions represented at OECD global forum

20 June 2018 - 1:00pm
Business in the Community’s Scotland Director leads the conversation at OECD's 2018 Forum on Responsible Business Conduct. Read more.
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Transforming the Royal Albert Hall for the Responsible Business Awards Gala Dinner 2018

20 June 2018 - 9:56am
Read how one of the country’s most prestigious buildings will undergo its dramatic transformation to host this year’s Responsible Business Awards On 3 July one of London’s most iconic buildings, The Royal Albert Hall, will open its doors to host Business in the Community’s 2018 Responsible Business...

A small company making a big difference: We are Vista, small Responsible Business 2017

12 June 2018 - 8:25am
Review of internal communications Focus on the balance of culture and strategy Broadening of the horizons of the employee led intiative "Green Team". We are Vista, winner of the small Responsible Business of the Year 2017 award discuss what winning the prestigious award has meant for them.   Being...

Dealing with addiction: Drugs,Tobacco and Alcohol toolkit

24 May 2018 - 8:43am
By using the Business in the Community Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco toolkit, in association with Public Health England, you can support your employees wellbeing to reduce sickness, absence, and improve mental wellbeing and productivity Read more.

Healthy communities, healthy environments

20 May 2018 - 5:53am
Gudrun Cartwright, Business in the Community Environment Director invites all businesses to join Business in the Community in co-creating a world that we can be proud to leave to future generations.  Sunday 22  April was Earth Day. Every year this day asks us to imagine how things can be better and...

It’s all on the Map

26 April 2018 - 9:15pm
Stephen Farrant, Director of Sustainability, Innovation and Sectors on why purpose-driven leaders are essential.  It seems as though map reading, much like driving cars and writing letters, is rapidly becoming a lost art. Which is ironic, given that rarely has it felt like the world has needed a...

Environment – Water Resources East and the future of multisector water resource planning

24 April 2018 - 5:11pm
Jean Spencer of Anglian Water speaks of collaborative working and multi-sector, regional resource planning.  Last year myself and a group of farmers, drainage engineers and environmental experts found ourselves bumping along in a trailer behind a tractor deep in the Lincolnshire fens. On one side...


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