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Fair opportunities for all: A strategy to reduce pay gaps in Britain

Equal Lives: Are some lives more equal than others?

by Chloe Chambraud 11 June 2018 - 3:27pm

We believe that in order to achieve gender equality in the workplace, we need to achieve gender equality at home. This is why Business in the Community, in partnership with Santander UK, launched...

Are you equipped to support and retain the carers in your workforce?

by Guest Editor 11 June 2018 - 9:00am

National Carers Week (11-17 June) and the launch of the Governments new Carer’s Action Plan is the perfect time to look at how you support the carers in your workforce.

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Are you equipped to support and retain the carers in your workforce?

by Anne Willmot 11 June 2018 - 9:00am

National Carers Week (11-17 June) and the launch of the Governments new Carer’s Action Plan is the perfect time to look at how you support the carers in your workforce.

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World Oceans Day – Eight steps every business can take to make a difference

by Gudrun Cartwright 8 June 2018 - 6:00am

Plastic is an incredible material that makes modern life possible.  However, recent months have seen the impact plastic waste is having on our oceans brought to the fore.  From Sky’s Ocean Rescue...

World Environment Day 2018

by Gudrun Cartwright 5 June 2018 - 11:34am

On World Environment Day 2018, Gudrun Cartwright, Environment Director at Business in the Community reflects on how businesses can take simple actions to start...

Healthy communities, healthy environments

by Gudrun Cartwright 20 May 2018 - 5:53am


Gudrun Cartwright, Business in the Community Environment Director invites all businesses to...

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Mental health affects everyone directly or indirectly; share your experiences on Mental Health

by Louise Aston 13 May 2018 - 10:33pm

Louise Aston, Business in the Community Wellbeing Director encourages everyone to take the Mental Health at Work survey as mental health effects everyone. ...

It’s all on the Map

by Stephen Farrant 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...

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Wellbeing is firmly on the agenda at Anglian Water, Responsible Business of the Year

by Web Editor 26 April 2018 - 6:10pm

Susannah Clements, Director of People at Anglian Water shares why the wellbeing of the workforce is so important to Anglian Water and launches a new initiative for...

High Streets are the UK’s shop window

by Jane Pritchard 25 April 2018 - 5:10pm

Jane Pritchard, Business in the Community's Enterprise Director, discusses how the state of high streets give us an insight into their local area. She argues that if...

Wales needs a purpose beyond profit

by David Hoare 25 April 2018 - 9:00am

As part of Responsible Business Week 2018, Matt Appleby (Director, BITC Cymru) considers the kind of business Wales needs. 

Wales needs a purpose beyond profit if it is to succeed...

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

by Web Editor 24 April 2018 - 5:11pm

Jean Spencer of Anglian Water speaks of collaborative working and multi-sector, regional...

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Wellbeing – fuelling progression and innovation

by Louise Aston 24 April 2018 - 12:31pm

Louise Aston, Wellbeing Director at Business in the Community, on how we can use innovations in SMEs to ensure employee wellbeing is a core component of responsible...

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New frontiers of innovation are creating major opportunities for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) – and for patients

by Web Editor 23 April 2018 - 3:48pm

As a global healthcare company, the biggest contribution GSK believes it can make to society is using its scientific and technical know-...

Welcome to Responsible Business Week 2018!

by Web Editor 19 April 2018 - 11:14am

Amanda Mackenzie, Chief Executive, Business in the Community, welcomes Responsible Business Week 2018 and discusses how we can make the most of human potential in a...

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Widening the talent pool

by O'Brien Alexis 18 April 2018 - 4:43pm

Linklaters LLP discusses the lessons learned about driving awareness and cultural change within the law firm

Linklaters LLP is committed to widening access to the legal...

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Rural community regeneration: Lifelong skills in the country

by Web Editor 18 April 2018 - 2:48pm

Lori Douglas, Learning and Development Manager from Landmarc Support Services, on the challenges faced by rural employers and how these can be...

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The Future Proof campaign is two years old!

by assupsTods assupsTods 11 April 2018 - 10:55am

When we started the Future Proof campaign two years ago, backed by the City...

The mutual benefit of schools partnering with business

by Rachael Saunders 6 April 2018 - 1:40pm

Rachel Saunders, Education Director at Business in the Community speaks of the success of business partnering with schools. 


There has been an active debate, since CBI President Paul...

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