We chat with K&M Decorating to discover what inspired them to start their apprenticeship programme over two decades ago & uncover the challenges and business benefits of apprenticeship programmes.
John & Matthew are two young apprentices at the K&M Training School. For National Apprenticeship Week, they share their experience & tips for businesses seeking to work with apprentices, as well as for young people starting their apprenticeship journey.
Natalie Tucker, Senior Manager at Three Hands, shares details of their recent employee volunteering report and the opportunities for SMEs to achieve a real impact through employee volunteering.
Heart of the City is pleased to launch our 2017 Impact Report where we explore highlights and achievements from the past year. In this report we also share member profiles and testimonials and a summary of our financial activities.
This month for our HotC Highlight, we are sharing some great resources from GivX, the UK Corporate Giving Index by Benefacto.
The responsible business movement asks businesses to take responsibility for all of their economic, social & environmental impacts. Noa Burger from City of London Corporation shares this great piece for those new to responsible business.
When it comes to developing a community partnership, finding the right organisation to support can seem overwhelming, but by starting small and having a clear focus your partnership will have a great impact.
Dragon Café has arrived in the City of London. The café is a space where anyone working or living in the Square Mile can go to release the pressures and stresses of work, home, or day-to-day life – all for free.
Heart of the City partner, Southwark Giving, have opened a fantastic new exhibition reflecting the borough’s diversity and contrasts. You can view the exhibition in Borough Market and read more here.
HotC Director, Sarah Mitchell, catches up with The Lord Mayor to discover what inspired him to take up this prestigious role and how Heart of the City members can support his ‘Business of Trust’ initiative.