News

Collection of newspaperes
26 February 2016 - 1:29pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 22 February 2016. Read more
26 February 2016 - 12:44pm
The independent charitable trust Power to Change, has named Stephen Howard, the outgoing Business in the Community CEO, as its new chair. Read more
25 February 2016 - 1:00pm
Business in the Community’s Employment Team will give evidence to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) Select Committee at a hearing on Monday, which will examine the Government’s plans for “in-work progression" (also called "in-work conditionality") within the Universal Credit system. Read more
Business Engagement in Early Years toolkit cover
24 February 2016 - 9:00am
Business in the Community Scotland’s launches innovative print and digital resource pack to support children’s learning through partnerships between business and early years institutions. Read more
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23 February 2016 - 10:33am
Business in the Community’s CEO Stephen Howard has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of the social marketing agency National Schools Partnership as well as Chair of Power to Change, an independent charitable trust. Read more
Collection of newspaperes
19 February 2016 - 4:20pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 15 February 2016. Read more
18 February 2016 - 3:31pm
Lloyds Banking Group were able to provide young people with practical advice on personal finance through Business Class collaboration with Cantonian High School in Cardiff. Read more
Dosbarth Busnes - Business Class
18 February 2016 - 1:40pm
Business Class partner Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water replaced formal lessons with CV writing and interview techniques for pupils at Bishop Hedley School in Merthyr in order to build confidence in their future job applications. Read more
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18 February 2016 - 10:39am
Business in the Community member RBS has opened a new Entrepreneurial Centre at its global Headquarters in Edinburgh. The Centre, that opened its doors last week, is a partnership between RBS and Entrepreneurial Spark - a successful start-up business accelerator programme. Read more
18 February 2016 - 9:35am
On Thursday 18 February The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visited Stamford Bridge to see the lasting effects and recovery efforts after the Christmas floods. Read more
17 February 2016 - 10:15am
As it happened coverage of the Business Connector showcase which took place in Kirkleatham Museum in Redcar on Wednesday 17 February 2016. Read more
10 February 2016 - 4:18pm
A leading Scottish construction firm and member of Business in the Community Scotland, City Building has been awarded a prestigious employment accreditation for its efforts to prepare young people for the world of work. Read more
Marks & Spencer - Spark Something Good in Swansea
10 February 2016 - 10:48am
BITC Cymru is proud to be supporting three of M&S' Spark Something Good events during volunteering week in Swansea and encourages volunteers to sign up. Read more
9 February 2016 - 4:42pm
The Elsevier Foundation, part of Business in the Community member company RELX Group, has launched a series of new programs in health, research and diversity in STEM subjects. Read more
Seeing is Believing visit: Tackling the educational attainment and employability of young people
9 February 2016 - 10:06am
On Friday 29 January, BITC convened a Prince's Seeing is Believing Visit to show some of the region’s major employers the key role they can play in tackling the education attainment and employability of young people in the North West. Read more
View of Number 10 Downing Street. Credit to Number 10 on Flickr
8 February 2016 - 3:00pm
Prime Minister David Cameron has today announced the Government’s decision to support Business in the Community’s Ban the Box campaign. Read more
8 February 2016 - 10:34am
Asda has teamed up with Social Investment Scotland (SIS) to launch the UK’s first Social Enterprise Supplier Development Academy, to increase the availability of social enterprise products on supermarket shelves. Read more
Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland
8 February 2016 - 9:53am
Jewson have been recognised with Skills Development Scotland's (SDS) Youth Employer of the Month Award after providing work experience placements for young people in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Lanarkshire and Ayrshire. Read more
Collection of newspaperes
5 February 2016 - 12:39pm
Summary of key responsible business stories from the UK national press for the week commencing 1 February 2016. Read more
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4 February 2016 - 7:59am
Keep up to date with all the speeches, discussions and activities at BITC's Employment Summit from BMA House. Read more

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