Recent research demonstrates UK public support of businesses having additional responsibilities to people and the planet alongside profit.
We know this small change in the law can make a big change in the world. That’s why we’re urging you to call on the UK Government to make this change and help create a fairer, greener future for everybody.
We’re opening the eyes of MPs, policy-makers and business leaders. So they can witness the importance of amending Section 172 of the Companies Act. All ahead of the next general election.
Find out about the Wake Up to Better Business campaign that took place in April 2023.
As the cost of living crisis unfolds, the UK’s businesses will experience it in different ways but all face urgent decisions about how to respond. The Better Business Act and B Lab UK have produced a short guide showcasing some amazing examples of businesses taking innovative approaches to support workers and communities.
The Power of Business explores how your company can support people and the planet in the cost of living crisis. Not all companies are able to help right now – for some, it’s simply a matter of survival. This guide is for those that can.
News and more
Andy Fishburn for Thisismoney.co.uk, April 2023
Business Green, April 2023
Holly Branson, Virgin, April 2023
Blog post, Better Business Act, March 2023
Positive News, February 2023
Fortune, January 2023
Scottish Government Publication, January 2023
The Times, December 2022
Pioneers Post, December 2022
Financial Times, March 2022
Investment Week, February 2022
Forbes, February 2022
Bloomberg Opinion, January 2022
Business Green, December 2021
Conservative Home, November 2021
Financial Times, September 2021
Dr. Mary Johnstone-Louis and Charmian Love in Harvard Business Review, May 2021
Bloomberg, April 2021