Results for Speaking Out

Enterprising solutions in the regions

Enterprising solutions in the regions

October 01, 1998 TECs, chambers of commerce and Business Links have been trying to improve their support services for small firms locally. Now a government review is underway. It's time for business to insist on a regional solution. Read more >
New rights for disabled people

New rights for disabled people

August 01, 1998 Companies have been slow to address the extra needs of people with a disability, whether in business operations or in community projects. Now they must act, or face the threat of legal action. Read more >
The ‘good management’ index shows results

The ‘good management’ index shows results

August 01, 1998 A year ago in Issue 33, Alastair Bruce described a new best practice model, to compare performance and improve management of corporate community involvement. Here he sets out the results from a group of leading companies. Read more >
Housing the homeless

Housing the homeless

August 01, 1998 As the plight of the homeless receives new attention, a group of companies have formed an initiative to act. But will it tackle the root causes of the problem? Read more >
Using advertising to communicate corporate responsibility

Using advertising to communicate corporate responsibility

February 01, 1998 Advertising how much you do in the community can smack of blowing your own trumpet, so most companies avoid it altogether. But Jackie Kavanagh shows how BT's latest campaign, after an initial hitch, used ground-breaking techniques to get its message across. Read more >
Great expectations

Great expectations

December 01, 1997 Charlotte Hines says that MORI's latest research shows the public's expectations of companies are growing Read more >
New partners for social cohesion

New partners for social cohesion

October 01, 1997 Corporate citizenship used to be seen as an Anglo Saxon phenomenon. Now companies and governments across Europe are seeking new solutions to social problems. Read more >
Summit for the future

Summit for the future

June 01, 1997 David Grayson was in Philadelphia at the end of April for a spectacular display of commitment from the business community to voluntary endeavour for young people. Here is his front-line report. Read more >