Purpose-led Business: How does HR drive the agenda?

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Dee Corrigan, Head of Corporate Engagement, A Blueprint for Better Business

On 10th September 2019, Dee spoke at the CRF event, Responsible Business: How does HR Drive the Agenda? She explores the power of purpose and the importance of understanding how the way we view other people shapes our workplaces. You can find her presentation here: CRF Presentation – Dee Corrigan – Blueprint

Speakers included Nick Dalton, Unilever, Dee Corrigan, Blueprint for Better Business, David Grayson, Cranfield School of Management, and our own Carmen von Rohr. These post meeting notes provide by the CRF summarise the key messages from the day: Responsible Business: How can HR Drive the Agenda?

Living Wage and Beyond

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Written by Kate Fowler

Last week’s event, ‘How to create good jobs in low wage sectors’, organised by Oxfam and the Living Wage Foundation, was an insight into the benefits for both employees and employers not only of the living wage, but also of a general improvement in working conditions.

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Can Business Regain the Public’s Trust?

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Written by Ashley Kemball-Cook

I was asked to speak at an event hosted by PwC and the Institute of Ideas on the topic of Trust- ‘can business regain the public’s trust?’  I was joined on the panel by some brilliant thought leaders: Oonagh Harpur (Senior Advisor, Corporate Strategy advisor), Mary Monfries (Partner at PwC), Daniel Ben-Ami (finance and economics writer), and Clare Melford (Formerly CEO of the International Business Leaders Forum). The discussion was lively as the panel had (sometimes drastically) different opinions.  Read More