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Business must take practical action to address the unintended consequences of digital transformation

by Web Editor 24 April 2017 - 7:14pm

Business in the Community and Accenture Strategy are urging businesses to provide all employees with digital skills training and...

Sky's sustainable set top box

How Sky is making its set top box sustainable

by Web Editor 19 August 2015 - 1:49pm

Last month, BITC member Sky was ‘Highly Commended’ in the Sustainable Products and Services category of our Responsible Business Awards for its ongoing work to embed sustainability into every...

How Tesco is building its sustainability strategy through its supply chain

by Web Editor 9 April 2015 - 3:49pm

Julian Walker-Palin, Managing Director of ETANTE discusses how Tesco is engaging its suppliers to achieve its sustainability goals.


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What does responsible business mean in the legal sector?

by Web Editor 9 April 2015 - 12:37pm

Heidi Newbigging, founder and partner of the CSR Legal Network and CSR Manager for Mayer Brown International LLP, on how the legal sector can develop a more strategic approach to...

Challenging the norm: The rise of the office intrapreneur

David Grayson: Top ten tips for social intrapreneurs

by Web Editor 7 April 2014 - 2:45pm

Following on from our Responsible Business Week 2014 session...

Jaguar Land Rover is innovating to increase the potential scope of our flagship circular economy programme – REALCAR Closed Loop Aluminium Production - from 50% to 75% of production, reducing carbon emissions, fuel consumption and costs.

Jaguar Land Rover's Ian Ellison calls for business to embrace shared value

by Web Editor 10 March 2014 - 12:46pm

In July 2014 Jaguar Land Rover’s tenure as Responsible Business of the Year for 2013 will come to an end, and a new business will be named winner of this accolade, becoming part of the privileged...

Teddy Exports, India

Q&A with Body Shop, International Award winners

by Web Editor 14 February 2014 - 5:01pm

Body Shop was the winner of the Citi International Award 2013 for it's Community Fair Trade programme. Mark Davis,...

Chris Jowsey, Trading Director, Star Pubs and Bars, HEINEKEN

Q&A with Chris Jowsey, Star Pubs & Bars on winning a Responsible Business award

by Web Editor 10 February 2014 - 3:06pm

Chris Jowsey, Trading Director, Star Pubs & Bars, Heineken, talks about the rationale behind Star Pubs & Bars' Lessee Support Programme, and the effect that winning a Responsible Business...

Keith Weed, Chief Marketing Communications Officer, Unilever

Unlocking our Potential: Reshaping the World

by Web Editor 31 January 2014 - 9:56am

Keith Weed, Chief Marketing Communications Officer, Unilever, outlines the challenge from Davos.

Having spent the last week in Davos at the World Economic Forum (WEF), it’s...

My week at BITC - Katie Leggett

My week at BITC - Katie Leggett

by Web Editor 16 January 2014 - 12:08pm

When I was lucky enough to be offered a week working with Business in the Community (BITC), I was full of enthusiasm at the opportunity to gain first-hand experience in corporate responsibility....

Bupa supports Project 28-40

by Web Editor 18 November 2013 - 6:38pm

By Evelyn Bourke, Chief Financial Officer, Bupa.

I am proud to a part of the leadership team at Opportunity Now...

Unlocking the Power of Business: Addressing Global Poverty

by Web Editor 18 November 2013 - 9:15am

Unilever is delighted to sponsor this year’s International...

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Creating Opportunities to Overcome Poverty

by Web Editor 18 November 2013 - 9:10am

I thought banks are not for people like me. They are for...

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The Power of Sustainable Supply Chains

by Web Editor 18 November 2013 - 9:05am

Prior to joining this group, life was very difficult indeed...

Tata Consultancy mKrishi

The Power of Knowledge

by Web Editor 18 November 2013 - 9:00am

In the five years since 10,000 Women was launched, we have...

Why the CR Index 2014 is another leap forward

by Web Editor 8 November 2013 - 5:25pm

By Patrick O'Meara, Business in the Community's membership director. Our new CR Index has launched – and it is fresh, dynamic and...

Motivating Millions

Sustainable behaviour change: seven headlines

by Web Editor 19 September 2013 - 12:00am

New report, Motivating Millions quantifies – for the first time – the priorities, motivations, strategies and challenges of organisations currently acting to achieve sustainable behaviour change....

Healthy eating key part of employee wellbeing and engagement

by Web Editor 9 September 2013 - 3:42pm

Employees want a wider range of dining options and to make informed choices about the food that they consume.


A master class for Smarter Cities

by Web Editor 4 September 2013 - 12:00am

Dr. Katharine Frase, Chief Technology Officer, IBM Global Public Sector, talks about IBM's new video lecture series...

Helen Rutherford, Business Connector in Newcastle West

Connecting to restore the soul of our community

by Web Editor 2 September 2013 - 5:28pm

Helen Rutherford, Business Connector in Newcastle West says ensuring the sustainability of community projects is a key aim of her secondment....