Environment news and blog

2 November 2017 - 8:47am

A tumultuous socio-political landscape, combined with rapid technological change and constant shifts in consumer expectation call into question long-held beliefs about the role of business in...

Matt Appleby (Director, BITC Cymru) asks whether it is time to rethink the role of business in Wales and beyond. Read more.
11 July 2017 - 10:17am

 

Clare Rudall (Head of Membership, Business in the Community Cymru) reflects on a recent business breakfast, designed to bring together smaller companies in Wales and get them involved...

5 July 2017 - 3:20pm

Following the Wales Responsible Business Awards Gala Dinner, Matt Appleby (Director, BITC Cymru), reflects on the current and future role of business in Wales.

Business in the...

28 June 2017 - 11:53am

Costain and Capital Network Solutions were announced as the Wales Responsible Large and Small Responsible Businesses of the Year and five other winners were confirmed in categories covering work...

From a shortlist of twenty companies, Business in the Community (BITC) Cymru has announced the winners of the 2017 Wales Responsible Business Awards. Read more.
Stephen Farrant, Director of Environment and Marketplace Solutions
5 June 2017 - 12:27pm

I know I was not alone in feeling dismay and anger as I watched US president Trump announce that the USA would be withdrawing from the Paris Agreement of 2015 (the historic moment when 195...

28 April 2017 - 5:01pm

April 24th 2017, Business in the Community’s #RBWeek kicked off with the Sustainable Business Model Conference: The Role of Responsible Business and Sustainable...

25 April 2017 - 8:29am

Twenty companies have made the shortlist this year, covering categories including Responsible Large and Small Business of the Year, Building Stronger Communities, Inspiring Young Talent, Education...

Companies from across Wales, of all sizes and sectors, have today been announced as making it on to the shortlist for the 2017 Wales Responsible Business Awards (#WalesRBAwards). Read more.
Alisdair Marks
7 April 2017 - 3:15pm

Alasdair Marks, Corporate Adviser at Business in the Community (BITC) on how organisations need to innovate in order to be sustainable

Five years ago I began a new career...

Report: A Brave New World?
24 November 2016 - 11:06am

With technology bringing unprecedented change and transforming the economy, businesses and communities, the report ‘Brave New World? Ensuring an inclusive digital revolution’...

Business in the Community has today partnered with Accenture to launch a new report challenging business to be part of creating an inclusive digital revolution. Read more.
The Purpose Toolkit - graphic
3 October 2016 - 4:44pm

This new practical guide asks business to use product and service innovation and stronger connection with their customers to benefit society, at the same time future-proofing big business against...

The Toolkit calls on business to articulate a purpose beyond profit, and offers practical support and guidance on how to achieve this. Read more.

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