Diversity at work: what I learnt as a white, male MD

Raconteur team - new focus on improving diversity in the worlplace

I’m a 33 year old, white, male, Managing Director in the media industry. And I have been looking at diversity and inclusion in the workplace from the wrong angle

Social enterprises need a business brain

The majority of social entrepreneurs struggle to make a living from their ventures, so how sustainable is the social enterprise as a business model and why does it present such a challenge?

How impact investing can tackle the plastic crisis

impact investing scheme woman at eco-friendly stove

Profit-for-purpose organisation ClimateCare is creating mini economies that deliver social and environmental benefits in hard-to-reach areas

Why choose a smaller charity?

smaller charity local homeless support

Smaller charities often support less well known, but very worthy causes – it’s time they received a bigger share of corporate donations

The fight against fistula

people wearing Action on Fistula t-shirts giving thumbs up

With so many worthy causes looking for support, why has a pharmaceutical company chosen to focus on a distressing condition that many have never heard of?

The power of niche charity partnerships

charity partnerships East Congo

They might not be as visible as large charities, but there are many smaller charities doing exciting and valuable work

Corporate donors need to start giving smarter

corporate donors graphic

Interest among companies in niche charities is growing – and it’s creating some exciting partnerships

Getting staff behind supporting a niche charity

How can business leaders encourage staff buy-in for a charity that is focused on a less well-known or initially unappealing cause?