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Putting CSR at the heart of business

  • CSR from a small and large business perspective

    Kathryn Hull at Holman Fenwick Willan and Gemma Reilly at 4Ps Marketing talk about their CSR journey, their relationship as mentor/mentee and their top tips on how to get everyone on board with CSR.

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  • Blurred lines - people, planet, profit

    Robert Powell asks: if your firm were a person, what would you think of her or him?

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  • Giving: The City's secret hobby

    Heart of the City Director, Carolyn Housman, features in City AM and says the public tends not to know about CSR work because "businesses don't necessarily think it's something they should be communicating."

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  • Our business programmes

    Our flagship peer-to-peer support programmes offer you networking opportunities, resources and advice to develop your approach to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Find out more at our 2015 pre-programme launch events. 
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Find out more about what CSR means, and how it could benefit you and your business.

Heart of the City is a 700-strong powerhouse of responsible business leaders, Corporate Responsibility practitioners and change agents committed to sharing their experiences and their time with others in order to measurably improve our society. Read more about our programmes.

What's on

Find out what's happening in CSR and discover the latest opportunities and initiatives your business can get involved in!

It's Responsible Business Week!

Responsible Business Week showcases, best practice and expertise, providing organisations of all sectors and sizes with a fantastic opportunity to elevate their brand and leadership to key audiences including their employees, customers, policy makers, suppliers and the wider public.

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Vacancy: Employee Volunteer Manager, UBS

A unique opportunity has arisen to work with the UBS Community Affairs team through its flagship community partner, The Bridge Academy, Hackney. A maternity leave cover is required to support a wide range of Employee Volunteering initiatives across a range of partnerships, with emphasis on The Bridge Academy in Hackney.

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Where is the social in business?

Over 100 business leaders gathered at Mansion House on Friday 27th March 2015 to celebrate 15 years of Heart of the City and take part in an energising conversation on 'how to put social at the heart of their companies'.

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Schools to Business is recruiting for an educational specialist consultant

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an educational specialist consultant to get involved with Schools to Business (S2B). Schools to Business is a digital platform giving teachers and businesses the tools to inspire in the classroom the next generation of business people.

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