Browsing November 2018

Creating a positive impact in our community – what responsible businesses and their supply chain can achieve together

webeditor Fri, 2018-07-27 00:00

Chris Newsome, Director of Asset Management at Anglian Water shares his thoughts on how Anglian Water has an emotional connection to the community that it not only...

Alan Thornburrow, BITC Scotland Director at OECD in Paris thumbnail

The alignment between government and business is essential if we are to realise inclusive growth

Alistair Kerr Mon, 2018-07-23 10:30

BITC Scotland Director Alan Thornburrow reflects on leading a conversation around responsible business conduct at the OECD in Paris.

When the invitation arrived to lead a...

Disaster mitigation managemet cycle

Harnessing digital technology to reduce natural disaster damage

webeditor Fri, 2018-07-20 20:07

Fujitsu's global joint project to mitigate major natural disaster damage

Natural disasters which are exacerbated by climate change, not only devastate key infrastructure...

Business in the Community response to ITN publishing their ethnicity pay gap

Sandra Kerr Thu, 2018-07-19 11:38

In response to ITN publishing their ethnicity pay gap, Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Director, Business in the Community, said: “By publishing their ethnicity pay gap figures, ITN has joined a...

In this Brave New World, look after your customers

Anonymous Wed, 2018-07-18 00:00

Futurist Tom Cheesewright, discusses why during a time of digital transformation - looking after your customers and keeping agile are both key 


BITC logo, two overlapping squares, one blue, one magenta with text saying Business in the Community

Women and Equalities Committee report on older workers and employment - BITC responds

Anne Willmot Tue, 2018-07-17 09:40

On 17th July 2018, the Women and Equalities Committee published its report on...

New Corporate Governance Code – Business in the Community response

Anonymous Mon, 2018-07-16 13:08

In response to today’s publication of the new Corporate Governance Code by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), Business in Community (BITC) released the following responses to key changes...

Ban the box

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

Charlotte Gibb Fri, 2018-07-13 13:07

This post was originally published by Michaela Booth on her blog Michaela Movement. It highlights the impact of the...

Gudrun Cartwright

The unintended consequences of doing the right thing

Gudrun Cartwright Wed, 2018-07-11 16:38

Gudrun Cartwright, Environment Director, Business in the Community on how businesses can minimise the risk of the unintended consequences to the environment ...