Read the full text of CBI leaders' addresses on key business issues
Katja Hall education conference speech
"Of course a rigorous and stretching academic curriculum is essential, but success, we discovered, is driven by a culture and ethos of excellence within a school"
Economic case for independence still not made
Speaking at the CBI Scotland Annual Dinner, Sir Mike said he firmly believes the UK is and always has been greater than the sum of its parts and warned that the risk of a yes vote for Scotland and the UK is enormous
Finding the common ground in the energy debate - Hall
Katja Hall's speech to the CBI Energy Conference, July 2014
John Cridland's address to BAE/Spectator Export for Growth conference
"Although the UK’s exports to the developing BRIC nations doubled between 2007 and 2012 - starting from a very low base - they still amount to only 6.6% of our total exports"
Tony Blair speech on Europe
"We have to accept that there is, presently, a disjunction between the governing vision of Europe and its operating reality"
Sir Mike Rake speech (PDF file)
"Fostering a culture in which enterprise and innovation can be encouraged and rewarded, coupled with increasing levels of business investment, will take us more quickly towards closing the productivity gap"