Browsing issue: Tackling Unemployment

Samantha Di Talamo 21 July 2017 - 9:33am

It’s hard to get your head around the sheer size and scale of the Thames Tideway Tunnel, London’s solution to sewage overflow into the river Thames. Once constructed, it will be 7.2 m in diameter...

7 ways you can improve social mobility in your business

Katy Neep 22 June 2017 - 2:50pm

This week the government published its first ever Social Mobility Employer Index to announce the top 50 UK employers who have taken the most action to improve social mobility within the workplace...

Gavel

Nicola Inge 1 June 2017 - 4:22pm

...it automatically excludes people with criminal convictions?

This is the question we asked law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus...

Ban the box

Charlotte Gibb 16 May 2017 - 2:57pm

This post was originally published by Michaela Booth on her blog Michaela Movement. It highlights the impact of the...

David Hoare 26 April 2017 - 8:30am

In late March, the Royal British Legion in Wales supported a workshop with Business in the Community Cymru, leading Welsh employers and partners. It examined and discussed the veteran...

David Hoare 26 April 2017 - 8:30am

In late March, the Royal British Legion in Wales supported a workshop with Business in the Community Cymru, leading Welsh employers and partners. It examined and discussed the veteran...

LifeSkills, created with Barclays - logo

David Hoare 9 January 2017 - 9:15am

A parliamentary reception, local MPs, pupils, a teacher and BITC Cymru’s own LifeSkills Coordinator Natalie Roberts. A perfect Christmas present for everyone involved in LifeSkills in Wales....

Cath Sermon, Employment Director, Business in the Community

Catherine Sermon 9 September 2016 - 2:00pm

As the summer holidays end and businesses gear up for their autumn recruitment plans there is plenty of uncertainty about  what the low unemployment rate and...

Charlotte Gibb 17 June 2016 - 4:55pm

Lloyd took part in Ready for Work in 2014, after being referred by his probation worker. With a criminal conviction he didn’t rate his chances of getting a job very highly. Thanks to...

Centrica

Dave Marsh 14 June 2016 - 11:13am

Dave Marsh, Head of Academy, British Gas gives his advice and insights for companies keen to tackle youth unemployment, drawn from his company's succesful programme to help NEET young...

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