Monthly Archives: October 2013

BITC calling on UK employers to Ban the Box

I am a supporter of this campaign by Business in the Community,  to level the playing field and judge job seekers on skill level first. The tick box can act as a barrier to entering employment for many people, as Daley, who has criminal convictions and now works at the Camden Garden Centre, explains: “The very first thing they […]


We ALL have a part to play to reduce crime and make our communities SAFE. Compelling comment from Graham Beech of Nacro, the crime reduction charity:- ………. 04/10/2013 Nacro makes the case for the voluntary sector and communities to play bigger role in rehabilitation Hosting fringe events at both Labour and Conservative Party conferences recently, […]

Google Hangouts are changing the way we do business

Google Hangouts are a great way to build relationships with your community. Hangouts are easy to set up and run (once you know how!) There are so many moving parts that all need to work together for your viewers to have the best experience. There is nothing more stressful (or embarrassing) than being in a hangout […]