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Amcanu is a small business employing 35 members of staff operating in Burry Port, Carmarthenshire. It specialises in the manufacture of world class attenuation enclosures which...

Published: April 2017
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Companies House is the executive government agency which incorporates and dissolves limited companies, registers and maintains the information that companies are legally...

Published: April 2017

After becoming a Ban the Box employer, Ricoh has followed in the footsteps of other...

Published: March 2017
Categories: Ex-offenders

Building on their commitment to Ban the Box, international construction and support services group Interserve is supporting young offenders to gain employment on their release...

Published: January 2017
Categories: Ex-offenders
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The Building a Better World Supplement available on easyJet flights throughout April.

Published: December 2016
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The benefits of matching Business Mentors with arts and cultural organisations are multiple​. Read about different cultural organisations' experiences

Published: September 2016

In a world of cloud-based computing, businesses are increasingly looking to harness big data as a means of gaining more information to better serve their customers. As a result...

Published: August 2016

Fujitsu has a long-standing affiliation with the UK armed forces, having supplied ICT products and services to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) for over 50 years. Whilst their...

Published: August 2016
Categories: Employment
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Resource management company Veolia's services benefit the UK population through recycling collection and delivery, water treatment and management, low carbon and renewable heat...

Published: July 2016
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By working together with other companies to mobilise private sector resources in the aftermath of a devastating typhoon, the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company provided...

Published: July 2016
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iDT Labs developed a hazard payment solution which helped to prevent the collapse of the healthcare system in Sierra Leone during the Ebola crisis and established their...

Published: July 2016
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Mining company ArcelorMittal brought the private sector together to fight the Ebola virus in Liberia, mobilising emergency support and building goodwill for their business.

Published: July 2016
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The Manila Water Company is helping people in poor urban communities to access clean, safe, affordable water, while improving the quality of the water supply and growing a new...

Published: July 2016
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Agri-business Olam International has expanded and strengthened their supply chain by offering training, healthcare, and accessible finance to the farming communities they work...

Published: July 2016
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Hospitality company Whitbread is tackling climate change and making savings through two new environmentally friendly building projects, the Costa Eco-Pod and the Hub hotel,...

Published: July 2016
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St Leger Homes' older workers are supported to retrain and work flexibly so that individuals are not forced out of employment.

Published: July 2016
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Thousands of young farmers are learning how to stay safe at work thanks to the Farm Safety Foundation, established by NFU Mutual. Farming is Britain’s most hazardous industry;...

Published: July 2016
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Starting Out is a Sky Academy initiative that uses TV, creativity and sport to help young people build practical skills and experience. The programme provides over 1,000 work...

Published: July 2016
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AmicusHorizon is a large housing association which wants to support its residents into work and build stronger communities. Stronger communities house better residents so...

Published: July 2016
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The cycle of long-term unemployment is being broken by Bolton at Home’s employment programme. Tenants are helped into work and are then better able to pay their rents.

Published: July 2016
Categories: Employment

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