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7 February 2018 - 4:01pm
Business in the Community acknowledges the positive Government reaction to the Taylor Review. Read more
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24 January 2018 - 7:30am
New research exploring organisational barriers and enablers for men with caring responsibilities. Read more
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1 February 2018 - 11:59am
On 31 January 2018, Business in the Community joined HRH The Prince of Wales and his International Sustainability Unit to discuss the challenge of plastic in the ocean. Read more
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31 January 2018 - 2:42pm
More than 8,000 school children from across Scotland have taken part in LifeSkills workshops with the support of the team from Business in the Community Scotland and Barclays volunteers – with another 1,000 already booked. Read more
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24 January 2018 - 7:43am
With financial concerns affecting the performance of workers across the UK, Business in the Community, with input from forward-thinking companies such as Starbucks, Royal Mail and integrated facilities management company Read more
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18 January 2018 - 11:07am
Business in the Community has once again received funding from People’s Postcode Lottery, helping us to transform lives and communities through employment. Read more
Environment 25 Year Plan
15 January 2018 - 1:58pm
Business in the Community welcomes the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, launched by the Prime Minister las Read more
Jeremy Darroch
5 January 2018 - 3:54pm
Business in the Community is delighted that Jeremy Darroch, Sky Group CEO, has been appointed as WWF UK Ambassador. This follows his recent appointment as our Chair at the beginning of this year. Read more
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27 November 2017 - 11:30pm
Employers must do more to train and upskill older workers and prepare them for the digital economy, according to a new survey and report from Business in the Community. Read more
Jeremy Darroch joins Business in the Community as Chairman
13 November 2017 - 8:48am
Jeremy Darroch, CEO Sky takes over the Chair role at Business in the Community from January next year and will be instrumental in helping us to build healthy communities with successful businesses at their heart. Read more
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8 November 2017 - 1:28pm
A new report from the International Tourism Partnership (ITP) reveals that the hotel sector must reduce its carbon footprint by 90% by 2050, in order to play its part in keeping global warming below 2 degrees Celsius. Read more
2 November 2017 - 12:22pm
Painting, decorating, gardening – or coding? Communities can benefit from all kinds of skills that volunteers have to offer. Read more
2 November 2017 - 10:30am
An innovative social investment initiative funded by Legal & General and managed by CAF Venturesome has just completed a second round of investment in Wales. Read more
2 November 2017 - 8:47am
Matt Appleby (Director, BITC Cymru) asks whether it is time to rethink the role of business in Wales and beyond. Read more
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31 October 2017 - 2:55pm
66 public and private sector organisations have been named in the first ever Best Employers for Race listing, published by Business in the Community. Read more
27 October 2017 - 7:00am
Almost half of the Welsh workforce says they won’t be able to afford to retire when they reach State Pension Age - 48% of the workforce in Wales aged 40-64 say they will not have enough money to retire when they reach state pension age. Read more
25 October 2017 - 2:33pm
Business in the Community (BITC) are working with HeppSY+, a partnership with Sheffield Hallam University, the University of Sheffield, and South Yorkshire colleges and schools, to increase the number of young people progressing to higher education Read more
Cyber security
20 October 2017 - 10:41am
UK small businesses can shield themselves from potential online attacks thanks to a new guide created by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). Read more

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