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Justice Secretary Chris Grayling MP, Iqbal Wahhab OBE Founder, Roast Restaurant, Ruby McGregor Smith, CEO Mitie, Ali Mar’e, Executive Director of the Al Faisal Without Borders Foundation and Jonathan Freeman, Director, Mosaic
4 November 2014 - 10:27am
Mosaic, HRH The Prince of Wales' mentoring initiative for young Muslims from deprived backgrounds, has launched a new scheme to address the high number of Muslim offenders by supporting them back into the workplace. Read more
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27 October 2014 - 11:40am
Unilever employees used Dove’s Self-esteem materials to run a workshop at the Therfield School in Leatherhead, helping raise the aspirations and confidence of the students. Read more
Julie Ann Howard of Cobham Group
16 October 2014 - 5:49pm
Cobham plc administrator Julie Ann Howard has won an internal award for her volunteering activities at St Aldhelm's Academy in Poole, which the company is partnered with through Business Class. Read more
15 October 2014 - 11:41am
"Employers have an exaggerated fear of employing ex-offenders” says Business in the Community. Read more
14 October 2014 - 12:00pm
The Prince’s Initiative for Mature Enterprise (PRIME) merged with Business in the Community on 1 October 2014. Read more
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8 October 2014 - 2:58pm | Source: University of Portsmouth
Schoolchildren in Portsmouth will be amongst the first to benefit from a novel way of improving IT skills, thanks to the University of Portsmouth IT department. Read more
8 October 2014 - 2:46pm
Fujitsu will be supporting a career themed curriculum at The Vyne School, Basingstoke, involving their employees talking to pupils about CV writing, interview techniques and their experiences of working. Read more
Attendees at the Leatherhead Hub event on September 24 hold up certificates
25 September 2014 - 9:20am
An initiative in North Leatherhead - the Leatherhead Hub - looks set to be rolled out across the region following the success it has had helping businesses work collaboratively to support young people in the town. Read more
Louise Aston, Kevin Friery & Jayne Carrington with the Time to Change Pledge
7 August 2014 - 4:19pm
HR and CR practitioners from across the south recently attended a Breakfast Briefing to learn about mental health, a growing workplace issue. Read more
University of Portsmouth
24 July 2014 - 12:56pm | Source: The University of Portsmouth
BITC member the University of Portsmouth welcomed Vince Cable, the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, to discuss the issue of trust in business earlier this month. Read more
Brighton BIG presentation at Brighton Aldridge Community Academy
23 July 2014 - 8:38am
Five Brighton businesses have joined forces to create a new Business Impact Group (BIG), facilitated by Business in the Community. Read more
A Mosaic mentor with a mum and her daughter
30 June 2014 - 5:05pm
Mosaic Director Jonathan Freeman has been blogging about the suprising and elegant ways in which mentoring around a shared goal can create real integration across communities. Read more
Business in the Community Big Tick 2014
16 June 2014 - 11:11am
Leading businesses from across the South East showcased the stories behind their award success at two evening ceremonies in Oxford and Havant. Read more
Mark Smith, CEO, The Southern Co-operative
9 June 2014 - 4:32pm
A Breakfast Briefing hosted by The Southern Co-operative at their Portsmouth offices gave business leaders an opportunity to learn more about Business in the Community’s flagship education programme, Business Class. Read more
Delegates meet with students at BACA.
8 May 2014 - 8:40am
Visit shows business leaders from Brighton and surrounding areas how their organisations can help to support local statutory and voluntary sector organisations. Read more
2 May 2014 - 5:28pm
St Bede's Catholic Grammar stole the show as they won the Apax-Mosaic Enterprise on Thursday 1 May. Read more
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16 April 2014 - 9:07am
Businesses leaders from across the Solent attended a lively debate on responsible business and the impact of employee volunteering. The event formed part of Business in the Community's Responsible Business Week and was coordinated by BITC member Fasset. Read more
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9 April 2014 - 8:38am | Source: University of Winchester
Tomorrow’s business leaders must be taught the value of ethical behaviour, according to a new report citing the University of Winchester as a thought-leader in business education. Read more
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10 March 2014 - 8:11pm | Source: Matchtech
A new joint research project on the skills gap facing employers within the maritime and oil and gas industries has been completed by BITC members Matchtech and IMarEST. Read more
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4 March 2014 - 11:42am | Source: University of Winchester
Business in the Community member the University of Winchester marked Student Volunteering Week (24 February - 2 March) with a host of special events across the city and campus. Read more

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