On the 4 February 2016, Business in the Community hosted its first ever Employment Summit. The event brought together 150 business leaders to explore the various ways businesses can inspire, hire and grow talent in today’s labour market.
A series of breakout sessions focused on the key social issues affecting businesses from an employment perspective, and the innovative solutions being used to tackle them. Business in the Community members can download a summary of this breakout session, which outlines the key learnings and recommendations.
Mobilising internal networks: engaging ex-military employees
For servicemen leaving the military, entering a different workplace can present challenges. Could employers be doing more to support ex-military personnel who to choose to make this transition?