Your community, Your business

“The brands that will be big in the future will be those that tap into the social changes that are taking place.” Sir Michael Perry, Chairman of Centrica PLC

Businesses know they must respond to today’s social issues to thrive. But what are these issues, and how should you align your business to them? There’s no easy answer to this. But one of the biggest ways a business can make a difference today is by working with disabled people.

How CSR policies can benefit smaller companies

Corporate and Social Responsibility policy has become one of the latest boxes to tick for companies. For larger businesses it is an essential component of their annual report and they will spend time and energy to make sure that the policy has real depth to it, contributing to the overall business strategy. For smaller companies, there is often a groan as the leaders quickly turn to Google to cut and paste a policy that enables them to tick that box.