New research conducted by Business in the Community shows that young people aged 18 to 24 years old in Britain volunteer more than any other age group (57%) and are also using volunteering to further their career aims (38%) and gain new skills (48%). Read more.
Business in the Community marked the start of Mental Health Awareness Week by launching the most comprehensive look at the UK's workplace mental health, plus free toolkit developed in partnership with Public Health England. Read more.
Future Proof, a new campaign and framework from Business in the Community to help businesses break down the barriers young people face in their recruitment processes launches today, backed by the City & Guilds Group. Read more.
27 July 2015 - 12:08pm |
Source: Call for 10,000 employees to take part in largest ever race at work survey in the UK
Today, Business in the Community, launches the largest ever workplace survey of race at work in the UK. The charity wants to hear from 10,000 ethnic minority and white employees to understand their experiences of race at work in the UK. Read more.
Business in the Community is delighted to announce that Barclays Group CEO Antony Jenkins will be appointed as Chairman in 2015. Mr Jenkins will take over from the current Chairman Mark Price, Managing Director of Waitrose, who will remain in post until December 2014. Read more.
Opportunity Now and Race for Opportunity, Business in the Community's gender and race campaigns, have published ‘Action and Achievement’, the results of the UK’s most comprehensive benchmarking survey into how organisations are performing on gender and race equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Read more.