News

Crushed plastic water bottle with lid lying by its side
29 March 2018 - 1:05pm
Gudrun Cartwright, Environment Director at Business in the Community comments on today's announcement that a deposit-return scheme is to be introduced.  Read more
Food for Thought pupils celebrate a successful session
14 March 2018 - 10:40am
BITC Scotland is celebrating the importance of food, education and school in Scotland’s Year of Young People with a Parliamentary Reception ahead of the Scottish Government’s consultation on the Good Food Nation Bill. Read more
21 February 2018 - 11:06am
Business in the Community has launched an updated version of its 2015 Race at Work survey, supported by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). Read more
7 February 2018 - 4:01pm
Business in the Community acknowledges the positive Government reaction to the Taylor Review. Read more
Ban the Box logo
13 April 2018 - 3:22pm
Bristol City Council has become the first local authority in the UK to become a Ban the Box employer, removing barriers to employment for people with criminal convictions. Read more
Responsible Business Week panel discussion
11 April 2018 - 5:08pm
Responsible Business Week is an opportunity for businesses to show how they are driving positive social, environmental and economic change in communities across the UK. Read how two businesses benefited from hosting RB Week events. Read more
1 March 2018 - 10:32am
Ban the Box calls on UK employers to give ex-offenders a fair chance to compete for jobs by removing the tick box from application forms and asking abo Read more
21 February 2018 - 9:00am
Best Employers for Race 2018 Survey opened for entries Read more
A picture of plastic in the ocean
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
LifeSkills logo
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
Woman of colour polishing a mirror
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
People's Postcode Lottery logo
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
Blue background with digital strands from left to right
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
19 June 2017 - 2:34pm
The Hub alerts businesses and humanitarian organisations to crises as they develop and helps to facilitate long-lasting relationships by strengthening both business to humanitarian, and business to business collaboration. Read more

Gender and Race Benchmark Analysis

2 December 2014 - 8:24am