International Disaster Relief

The frequency and intensity of disasters will increase over the coming decades, and globalisation means the impacts of those disasters on business are increasingly evident. Business is now being called upon to scale up its response to such events by internal and external stakeholders.

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Business Unique Contribution II

Addressing International Disaster Relief and Resilience

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University of Winchester identified as innovator in ethical business education

9 April 2014 - 8:38am | Source: University of Winchester
Tomorrow’s business leaders must be taught the value of ethical behaviour, according to a new report citing the University of Winchester as a thought-leader in business education. Read more.
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New report tackles skills gap in maritime and oil and gas industries

10 March 2014 - 8:11pm | Source: Matchtech
A new joint research project on the skills gap facing employers within the maritime and oil and gas industries has been completed by BITC members Matchtech and IMarEST. Read more.
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University of Winchester students join in national Student Volunteering Week

4 March 2014 - 11:42am | Source: University of Winchester
Business in the Community member the University of Winchester marked Student Volunteering Week (24 February - 2 March) with a host of special events across the city and campus. Read more.
Business Connector Steve Randall with HLPP staff Sabrina Richards and Helen Downing-Emms

All in the Connection - Hilsea Lido SOS

28 February 2014 - 3:59pm
Steve Randall, Business Connector for Portsmouth seconded by Sainsbury's, has been building partnerships between the public, private and voluntary sectors since the start of his secondment in April 2013. During Responsible Business Week he is set to embark on his biggest project to date: 'Hilsea Lido SOS'. Read more.
The BITC Leadership Dinner at City College, Southampton

Business leaders debate: Why responsible leadership and employee wellbeing matters

12 February 2014 - 2:19pm
Business leaders from across the South attended the first in a series of Responsible Leadership Dinners to debate the importance of employee health and wellbeing. Read more.
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How can we encourage active lifestyles in Britain?

28 November 2013 - 10:44am | Source: Ordnance Survey
We are really excited to be launching our 7th GeoVation Challenge on the theme of ‘How can we encourage active lifestyles in Britain?’ Read more.
GeoVation findings presented by Chris Parker

Business collaboration celebrates first year

26 November 2013 - 10:18am
On Thursday 21st November Business in the Community recognised the achievement of local businesses in helping to build resilient communities across Southampton and the wider Solent region at a celebratory event, hosted at Ordnance Survey’s headquarters. Read more.
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25,000 jobs opened to unemployed people as Generation Talent launches

15 November 2013 - 12:08am
90 UK businesses make 25,000 jobs available to unemployed people, as Business in the Community and Jobcentre Plus join forces to help business recruit unemployed talent. Read more.
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Community Resilience UK launches 2014 Voluntary Sector exercise sponsorship

14 November 2013 - 8:47am | Source: Community Resilience
Community Resilience UK (CR) will be awarding £24,000 in sponsorship grants to seven regional Voluntary Sector exercises in 2014, following the success of last year’s scheme. Read more.
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Ricardo-AEA offers free greenhouse gas reporting Webinars

31 October 2013 - 3:30pm | Source: Ricardo-AEA
Ricardo-AEA, part of the Ricardo Group and a member of Business in the Community is inviting companies to participate in a series of complimentary webinars on mandatory greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting. Read more.


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