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'Tis the season to be shopping: what the Healthy High Street champions did during Christmas

Healthy High Street champions from large retailers used the Christmas shopping period to boost sales, increase footfall to their high streets and bring together their local communities through fun and engaging activities. Read more
What is BITC membership

2018 has shown what the combined strength of our Membership can achieve!

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4,300 days to save civilisation


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A Brave New World? Priorities and actions for an inclusive digital revolution

Business has an opportunity to ensure that the digital revolution serves all of society. Following on from the Brave New World? report, we are pleased to launch the much anticipated set of priorities Read more
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A Brave New World? Why business must ensure an inclusive digital revolution

Digital promises huge value for UK industry and society. The UK is well positioned to realise the potential benefits of digital transformation, however there are challenges that must be addressed. Read more
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A festive message from Business in the Community Scotland Director, Alan Thornburrow

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A fresh start in the New Year

For Christine, working a placement at Accenture through the Ready for Work programme was the opportunity she needed to put her abusive childhood behind and start again. Thanks to the programme, Christine gained the confidence and skills she needed to secure a place at The... Read more
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A Guide to Giving - Engaging Employees

How can you support staff who want to help? FInd out more about employee volunteering, employee secondments and payroll giving. Read more
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A Guide to Giving - Forms of Support

How can you help? Find out how best to make cash donations, and donate time, products or services. Read more

A small company making a big difference: We are Vista, small Responsible Business 2017


A.F. Blakemore and Son Ltd - Growing You

A.F. Blakemore and Son Ltd used the Competency Map to refine an already thorough behavioural framework, in order to comprehensively define the behaviours expected of their CR professionals. Read more

About Ready for Work

Through Ready for Work, businesses support disadvantaged groups to gain and sustain employment, making a long-term difference to many people's lives. Read more

About RISE

Through RISE we work with businesses to help care leavers to access the opportunities on offer to them, by providing tailored training and one-to-one support. Read more

About the programme

The Business Connector programme increases the positive impact of business in local communities by harnessing the expertise and energy of business people to tackle local challenges. Read more

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Access the Buyer: Advanced Manufacturing

Business leaders from advanced manufacturing SMEs met with buyers to discuss how they could grow their businesses and create more jobs at an Access the Buyer event in Teesside. Read more


Commits self to work towards goals and achieving standards of excellence. Strives for continual performance improvement. Shows enthusiasm and persistence to make progress and achieve desired outcomes. Read more


Click on the Activity map to see examples of each Activity, or view the related Desired Business Outcomes, Challenges, Behaviours and Resources for each Activity by selecting it from the list on the right-hand side of the page. Read more

Added values: the importance of ethical leadership

Managers are frequently faced with ethical dilemmas at work - this report explores the problem and offers recommendations on how strong values can be created and embedded. Read more

Addressing International Disaster Relief and Resilience: Guidance for Business grab sheets

Every dollar invested into disaster preparedness saves multiple dollars in relief. It therefore makes huge sense to plan and prepare for disasters. These grab sheets summarise each of the modules from within Addressing International Disaster Relief and Resilience: Guidance for... Read more

Adnams' sustainable water use

For Adnams Brewery in Southwold, Suffolk, water is a real concern, and from maintaining supply and quality to limiting any negative impacts their production has on the environment the brewers have become an example of sustainable water use. Read more

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