Events with Purpose
February 22, 2018
5 ways I believe any event professional, conference planner or business can add social purpose (beyond profit – that’s important) to any and all manner of events in your annual calendar.
March 9, 2017
Not volunteering for work, but rather with work. It is now commonplace for businesses to offer a day or two off (or more!) for employees to spend their working hours volunteering with charities.
But how do you decide how to do it and how to make sure you’re doing it rig...
February 9, 2017
In December it’s a common time for reflection and thinking about others…
At Volume48 we had such a busy month, and I thought I should share with you just one example of an activity we’ve been up to; it’s hard to stay in the social media game when you’re busy, but I do b...
December 8, 2016
If you’re thinking of pursuing a career in HR, then perhaps reading the following article will be an eye-opener for you! If you’re already in HR, then you know where we’re coming from?
We can learn a lot from a recent article featured here, by Brian Walker, that speaks...
August 10, 2015
It’s interesting to see who looks after CSR, Social Responsibility, Citizenship, community investment or perhaps another name it may fall under within a company.
Seeing which department CSR sits in often shows the reasons why a company has a CSR policy. If we’re looking...
July 21, 2015
Following on from a post a few weeks ago about choosing which charity to support. Here's part two to follow up the focus - a “how-to” for businesses wanting to support a charity(s).
Once you’ve chosen the 'who' it’s not just about saying "yes, we now do charity, great...
July 2, 2015
You work for a company that has more than 250 employees, Therefore it is soon going to have the blessing / burden of, by law, offering staff 3 days each of volunteer leave per person per year.
You may already have this in place, if not, it pays to think how to manage it...