5 April 2017 - 10:06am
A new project at the Building Research Establishment will help demonstrate how clever design coupled with building, material and product innovation can help homeowners limit damage and recover quickly from flooding. Read more
4 April 2017 - 3:11pm
BERG is working in collaboration with Local Resilience Forum (LRF) and Partnerships (LRP) across the UK. We recognise the value of working in partnership to deliver effective support before, during and following emergencies. Read more
BERG and HSBC Partnership
4 April 2017 - 2:51pm
BERG established the 10 Minute Resilience Plan to help businesses prepare, respond and recover from the unexpected. BERG is working with influential companies to communicate the tool to all SMEs across the UK - even a small amount of proactive work can help safeguard businesses against risks. Just 10 minutes could make all the difference when disaster strikes. Read more
15 March 2017 - 11:55am
Entry is open until 2nd June 2017 and has a short 3 step entry process. Read more
8 March 2017 - 1:03pm
Senior business leaders go on a Seeing is Believing visit on Tuesday 7 March in Leeds to learn more about the value of social enterprises. Led by Charlotte Cool, the Vice President of Corporate Affairs at ASDA, attendees learnt the importance of working in collaboration with social enterprises to ensure a thriving, inclusive society. Read more
Sharing the path ahead: Insights from the Barclays GSK Partnership
2 March 2017 - 9:00am
Summing up their three-year corporate partnership, GSK and Barclays have published the report Sharing the Path Ahead: Insights from the Barclays GSK Partnership. Read more
Business Class
1 March 2017 - 9:45am
Engineering activities for all age groups are now on the curriculum for pupils at a Newport school thanks to its partnership with a major engineering company. Read more
28 February 2017 - 8:17am
The McGregor- Smith review on Race in the Workplace calls for employers to participate in an annual listing of the Best 100 Employers for Race as a means of encouraging movement towards truly inclusive workplaces. Read more
27 February 2017 - 4:34pm
The Government has committed to exploring a range of options to recognise or reward organisations that actively employ ex-offenders in its response to a Work and Pensions Committee report today. Read more
24 February 2017 - 3:02pm
The next generation of budding tech entrepreneurs was put to the test recently with a series of LEGO challenges at an event in Abertillery’s Eden Education Centre. Read more
BITC Celebrate Female Diversity in the workplace
20 February 2017 - 8:51am
Same But Different, a creative project from Business in the Community opens to the public today at City Hall London. The photography exhibition in collaboration with photographer Leonora Saunders, celebrates and shines a light on the diversity of women in the workplace. Read more
Business Class in Heads of the Valleys
8 February 2017 - 2:22pm
The next generation of budding environmental entrepreneurs were put to the test this week with a series of challenges at an event in Cardiff Bay’s Pierhead and Senedd buildings. Read more
1 February 2017 - 9:00am | Source: 4,000 lives trasformed
We’re celebrating today as the Ready for Work programme has reached its target of supporting 4,000 people into employment. That’s 4,000 lives that have been transformed through work! Read more
9 January 2017 - 9:21am
Over 21,000 young people across South and West Wales are building their skills ahead of entering the world of work, with support from more than 400 volunteers from Barclays. Read more
Dwaine Pipe from Northumbrian Water
21 December 2016 - 2:20pm
Every year, pipes are blocked and sewers clogged with oils, grease and fats, costing money and causing havoc. But simply collecting the grease in a container and putting it in the bin can avoid this. Read more
Ban the Box 4x3
19 December 2016 - 4:44pm
A Work and Pensions Committee report into support for ex-offenders, published today, has called for all public bodies to Ban the Box, removing the tick box on job application forms that asks about an applicant’s criminal record. Read more
13 December 2016 - 4:00pm
A competition to find Britain's best high streets put four Healthy High Streets top of their categories, with Blackburn taking the Overall Winner trophy. Read more
8 December 2016 - 9:34am
Businesses form collaboration to reduce poverty in Scotland Read more
28 November 2016 - 11:30am
Interim findings from David Lammy review point to racial bias in the UK criminal justice system. Read more
Report: A Brave New World?
24 November 2016 - 11:06am
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