We love collaboration at Heart of the City. As a small team we know we need to work with others to make a difference. We rely on our fantastic team of expert contributors and partners across London to reach out and support more companies each year.
And our member companies too can achieve much more through partnering with others.
You’re probably familiar with some very effective charity / corporate partnerships but companies working with other companies can mean the impact of your responsible business work can be so much greater.
Five years ago Heart of the City worked with major companies across London to develop some common resources for schools. The jointly-developed and high quality Schools2Business resources were used by all partners across London schools. More recently, UBS, Societe Generale and Linklaters worked together with East London Business Alliance to set up the joint project Hackney East which supports unemployed people back into work.
So what can smaller companies do in partnership to have a greater impact in 2019?
Two partnership ideas to think about for 2019: