Blog posts from Sandra Kerr

The BBC IS doing the right thing

by sandra kerr 10 June 2016 - 12:21pm

Sandra Kerr OBE responds to accusations that the BBC is racist. 

In the last few days the BBC has been accused of racism over allegations that two...

Increase in BAME self employment represents a business imperative for supply chain diversity

by sandra kerr 18 May 2016 - 3:31pm

Does employer procurement action need spotlighting to sustain the increase of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic People into self-employment?  ...

Proportion of people out of work from BAME backgrounds is the highest since records began

by sandra kerr 18 April 2016 - 9:19am

Sandra Kerr OBE, Business in the Community Race Equality Director, speaks of the challenge to employers to ensure fair access to employment, development and profile opportunities to enable...

Regional Powerhouses? Why regional insight and action on Race is needed

by sandra kerr 21 March 2016 - 12:47pm

Sandra Kerr OBE, Business in the Community Race Equality Director asks that the Northern Powerhouse line-up of elected mayors is as diverse as the communities they serve. 


Police to trial unconscious bias training

by sandra kerr 10 March 2016 - 3:00pm

Sandra Kerr OBE,  Business in the Community Race Equality Director welcomes the announcement that the police are to trial unconcious bias training but warns that a wider programme of...

Why diverse leadership now can reduce risks in the future

by sandra kerr 8 February 2016 - 2:11pm

Sandra Kerr OBE, calls for diverse voices at the top as significant policy decisions affect everyone.  


Why economic recovery must include everyone

by sandra kerr 22 December 2015 - 11:27am

Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Director, Business in the Community


Race at Work - report now published

by sandra kerr 10 November 2015 - 8:00am


Breaking the persistent barriers to BAME youth employment

by sandra kerr 19 October 2015 - 1:54pm

Blog by Sandra Kerr OBE, Race Equality Director, Business in the Community​

Last week I had the privilege of chairing a round table looking at youth transitions into...

Armed forces and the attraction challenge

by sandra kerr 24 September 2015 - 10:30am


Why we need employers to talk about race

by sandra kerr 7 August 2015 - 10:31am


Tell us your views on race at work

by sandra kerr 26 July 2015 - 11:18pm