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Race at Work Charter: One Year On 2019 report: Evidence of progress, but still much to do

by sandra kerr 2 October 2019 - 12:00pm

Sandra Kerr CBE, Race Equality Director at Business in the Community, discusses the findings of the Race at Work Charter: One Year On 2019 report.

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A tech-tonic shift: After the scandals, it's time to move faster for longer without breaking things

by 20 August 2019 - 9:41am

Alastair Loasby, Business in the Community's Responsible Digital Lead & Relationship Manager, on the ideas that could lead to sustainable growth in the tech...

Digital Innovation in Focus: Responsible Business in Action

by 12 June 2019 - 9:00am

Businesses in every sector and geography are adopting new disruptive digital technologies to increase their effectiveness and drive efficiencies.

Gender Equality in Focus: Responsible Business in Action

by Chloe Chambraud 7 June 2019 - 9:00am

Business in the Community’s Gender Equality Campaign is the UK’s leading employer network dedicated to advancing equality between men and women at work. We are all about changing the system, not...

Five ways business can take action on water

by Gudrun Cartwright 5 June 2019 - 2:15pm

Water is the essence of life. Without it we would die in a matter of days. With too much we would drown in minutes. It shows the health of our natural environment and is at the heart of ensuring...

Why social, environmental and economic sustainability are inextricably linked.

by Gudrun Cartwright 1 June 2019 - 8:00am

Gudrun Cartwright, Environment Director at Business in the Community, welcomes you to Responsible Business in Action's Environment week.
 

Race Equality in Focus - Responsible Business in Action

by sandra kerr 29 May 2019 - 8:00am

Responsible employers are inclusive employers. Tackling any race disparities in the workplace will provide a potential economic boost to the UK of £24bn annually1.

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Good Work For All: Five steps companies should take to provide good jobs

by Charlotte Gibb 13 May 2019 - 8:00am

Business in the Community is calling on businesses to offer good jobs that offer security, rights and a fair income, along with the opportunity for personal...

Talking about mid-life – how conversations make a difference in the workplace

by Anne Willmot 5 April 2019 - 4:19pm

Anne Willmot, Business in the Community Age Campaign Director writes of the importance of...

Six social benefits of businesses developing a circular service

by Guest Editor 2 April 2019 - 1:15pm

Ann Beavis, Marketing Consultant at Premier Sustain, is a member of Business in the Community’s Circular Economy Taskforce.  Ann explains the social value created from developing a...

Businesses must act to avoid a climate crisis - but there are reasons to be positive

by Gudrun Cartwright 14 March 2019 - 2:10pm

Gudrun Cartwright, Environment Director at Business in the Community, on how companies that are proactive in efforts to preserve the environment are reaping rewards.
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Responsible Businesses must act now for skills that are fit for the future

by Rachael Saunders 13 March 2019 - 11:40am

Change is coming: Education Director Rachael Saunders and Employment Director Nicola Inge of Business in the Community on ensuring that companies are not left behind by a transforming...

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