Can inclusive workplaces help boost growth?
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25 April 2017
CBI Director-General Carolyn Fairbairn speaks on the importance of inclusive workplaces at our diversity and inclusion conference
25 April 2017
Live updates from our Inclusive Workplaces event. #TimeForAction
24 April 2017
The UK’s manufacturers have reported strong growth in orders both at home and from abroad over the first quarter of 2017, according to the latest quarterly CBI Industrial Trends Survey.
18 April 2017
Our response to a General Election called for 8 June.
We organise a range of engaging and insightful events throughout the year, from regional seminars to national conferences. Find out about the upcoming events in your area.
27 April 2017 Yorkshire & Humber
An early evening business network event to celebrate 2017 Capital of Culture in Hull with Deputy Director General, Josh Hardie and other speakers.
17 May 2017 London
Meet the biggest names in business at our flagship Annual Dinner.
24 May 2017 South West
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Case study Energy
Arriva operates eight Wrightbus StreetLite electric buses as part of a multi-stakeholder project to demonstrate the UK’s first all-electric route and the first UK application of inductive charging. Taking a significant step towards meeting UK emissions targets within the transport sector.
The construction sector faces a number of significant challenges – fragmentation of the industry, low margins, limited scope to invest in innovation and challenges recruiting the right mix of skills. All of this at a time when construction has never been more important to our future, given our ambitious plans for the UK’s infrastructure and housing.
Business Voice is your window onto the world of the CBI, covering the issues that matter to business and the businesses that matter to the UK.
Businesses are helping offenders to build a positive future in employment, one step towards preventing reoffending and reducing the numbers in UK prisons
9 March 2017 | By Edwin Smith
Government plans for reform look set to bring higher expectations for corporate governance – it’s time to get ready
8 March 2017 | By Holly Harkins
The CBI has set out how its members believe the UK can step up to the challenge of cutting carbon dioxide output by 57 per cent on 1990 levels by 2030. Business Voice asked two members of the CBI’s Energy Board, industrial gas supplier BOC and energy services company Schneider Electric, for their most effective strategies
9 March 2017