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Gender Equality in Focus: Responsible Business in Action

by Chloe Chambraud 7 June 2019 - 9:00am

Business in the Community’s Gender Equality Campaign is the UK’s leading employer network dedicated to advancing equality between men and women at work. We are all about changing the system, not...

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

by Kaammini Chanrai 13 March 2019 - 3:28pm

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

The dark side of success – what women have to lose to win

by Chloe Chambraud 7 March 2019 - 8:00am

Chloe Chambraud, Business in the Community's Gender Equality Director explains three ways employers can contribute to create better balance for everyone.

Three simple ways businesses can support LGBT+ inclusion in the workplace

by Web Editor 4 February 2019 - 8:00am

Dr Justin Varney, Interim Strategy & Policy Lead at Business in the Community discusses the troubling findings of BITC's new report...

Will we live to see the end of the gender pay gap?

by Chloe Chambraud 11 January 2019 - 10:25am

Chloe Chambraud, Gender Equality Director, Business in the Community, on how employers can work towards closing the gender pay gap in 2019

More Support Needed to Interpret Gender Pay Gap Figures

by Kaammini Chanrai 18 June 2018 - 3:00pm

Government report says more support needed to interpret gender pay gap figures, otherwise transparency will be damaged says ...

Men, how much do you care?

by Kaammini Chanrai 16 March 2018 - 7:42am

Kaammini Chanrai, Gender Research and Policy Manager at Business in the Community takes an insightful look into the objectives of...

New project designed to change the lives of both men and women

by Chloe Chambraud 18 January 2018 - 9:27am

Chloe Chambraud, Business in the Community Gender Equality Director, introduces a new groundbreaking project.

We spend 35% of our waking hours at work...

#MeToo started the conversation on sexual harassment on work. Here's what we can do about it

by Chloe Chambraud 6 November 2017 - 10:26am

Last week, as I scrolled down my feed, I was horrified by the stories of sexual abuse that flooded on social media. Like many women, I wrote about my story. The campaign #MeToo, which started in...

Three ways the public sector reduces pay gaps

by 23 August 2017 - 11:29am

Chloe Chambraud, Interim Business in the Community Gender Director examines the reasons behind the smaller pay gap in the public sector to that of the private...

Why the gender pay gap is the employer's fault and not women's

by Chloe Chambraud 11 August 2017 - 2:20pm

Last month a survey from the Young Women’s Trust reported that...

Diversity Benchmark brings clarity to disparities

by Thomas Colquhoun-Alberts 1 June 2017 - 10:14am

Thomas Colquhoun-Alberts, Business in the Community Diversity Benchmark and Knowledge Manager examines the disparities between the employment rate of BAME and White...

Why apprenticeships aren't just 'jobs for the boys'

by Laura Cooney 25 May 2017 - 2:52pm

Laura Cooney, Workplace Communications Officer, Business in the Community calls on employers to challenge stereotypes.