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Race Equality in Focus - Responsible Business in Action

Sandra Kerr Wed, 2019-05-29 08:00

Responsible employers are inclusive employers. Tackling any race disparities in the workplace will provide a potential economic boost to the UK of £24bn annually1.


Intersectionality may be a buzzword for some, but gender equality must provide a voice to all women

Kaammini Chanrai Wed, 2019-03-13 15:28

Kaammini Chanrai, Gender Research and Policy Manager at Business in the Community, on why 'white, middle-class...

The Race at Work Charter: Practical help to tackle racial barriers in the workplace

Sandra Kerr Fri, 2018-10-26 15:49

Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Director at Business in the Community, explains why the new Race at Work Charter is an important step towards improving outcomes for...

Six Cambridge colleges admit less than 10 black students in five years – Business in the Community says more needs to be done

Annie Gosling Mon, 2018-06-04 12:01

New data published today (04 June 2018) shows that six Cambridge colleges admitted less than 10 black students in the last five years, whilst some admitted none at all in some years. The...

International Day for the Elimination of Discrimination

Sandra Kerr Tue, 2018-03-20 10:44

Sandra Kerr OBE,  Race Equality Director, Business in the Community draws our attention to how unconscious bias affects the workplace and how the...

Who needs ethnicity facts and figures?

Sandra Kerr Mon, 2017-10-09 14:33

Sandra Kerr OBE, Business in the Community Race Equality Director applauds the government on the publication of the new website today profiling ethnicity facts and...

Increase team diversity to reduce group think

Sandra Kerr Mon, 2017-09-11 14:20

Sandra Kerr OBE, welcomes the recommendation from the Lammy Review that teams administering...

Diverse recruitment isn’t just an in-house matter

Sandra Kerr Fri, 2017-08-25 12:56

Sandra Kerr OBE, Business in the Community Race Equality Director explains why an organisations recruitment process should include unconscious bias training, both for...

The importance of diversity networks

Sandra Kerr Wed, 2017-08-02 15:23

This week Bloomberg reported that the US arm of Deloitte is planning to replace its women’s...