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Do employees feel included at work?

This article was written by Lelde Leoke, Senior Analyst, Assessment and Insights, FSCB and Alex Maloftis, Data Scientist, FSCB. Inclusion, along with diversity, has increasingly been a top priority for many organisations. Along with a clear moral imperative for making this a focus, firms in financial services are increasingly cognisant that inclusive environments lead to better outcomes for their employees and their customers. When it comes to diversity and inclusion (D&I) efforts in organisations, many firms have a range of strategies, policies and initiatives in place which seek to create positive change. Whilst there is no shortfall in well-intended programmes, measuring their...

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BSB member event: ethnic diversity and inclusion in the workplace

The evidence is clear; diverse perspectives and inclusive working environments produce better business outcomes. But as evidence also shows, many of us have more to do on this, especially when it comes to ethnic diversity and inclusion. On 19 March, the BSB held a members's event on the subject featuring Janet Pope, Chief of Staff and Group Director, Sustainable Business, Lloyds Banking Group; Helen Cook, Chief HR Officer, Natwest Group and Sheldon Mills, Executive Director of Consumers and Competition, Financial Conduct Authority. The aim was to share practical ideas and...

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Sleep matters: part two

This article (the second in the series on sleep) was written by Alison Cottrell, CEO, BSB. Good sleep health matters to firms at every level and in every part of the business. Fatigue affects how we react, think and engage with other people. It has implications for individual health and wellbeing, and at a firm level for risk management, operational resilience, productivity, staff retention and engagement, customer service and professional and ethical behaviour. A lack of sleep affects both the person concerned and the people around...

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Upcoming Events

june 2021

30jun2:00 pm3:30 pmSocial Mobility in Financial ServicesEmploying ex-offenders and people without homes2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Past Events

september 2019

16sepAll Day17World Conference of Banking Institutes(All Day)

05sepAll DayWestminster Business Forum(All Day: thursday)

october 2019

09oct12:00 am3:00 pmBSB Member Forum12:00 am - 3:00 pm

08octAll Day09Ethical Finance Week(All Day)

01oct12:30 pm3:00 pmBSB knowledge-sharing: the role of Internal Audit in assessing and reporting on culture and behaviour in banking12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

november 2019

14novAll Day5th Annual Culture and Conduct Forum for the Financial Services Industry(All Day: thursday)

07nov10:30 am12:30 pmBSB knowledge-sharing: speaking up10:30 am - 12:30 pm

january 2020

14jan2:00 pm4:00 pmBSB, FRBNY and LSE seminar: Working together; an interdisciplinary approach to organisational culture2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

february 2020

28febAll DayCultural Finance Conference(All Day: friday)

april 2020

07apr2:00 pm3:30 pmManaging culture during a crisis; Sharing challenges and experiences2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

may 2020

28may2:00 pm3:00 pmManaging mental wellbeing during a crisis; Sharing challenges and experiences2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

june 2020

26jun12:30 pm1:45 pmBusiness life after the virus: Disruption - Jericho Chambers12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

25jun2:00 pm3:00 pmWorkforce resilience2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

july 2020

22jul11:00 am12:00 pmTechnology and organisational culture11:00 am - 12:00 pm

14jul8:30 am10:00 amBSB, CMHA, BoE and FCA roundtable on the health of the workplace post Covid-198:30 am - 10:00 am

september 2020

17sep12:45 pm5:00 pmCulture in Investment Management Forum: Purpose, people and technology12:45 pm - 5:00 pm

october 2020

06oct1:30 am5:30 amFuture of work: FT digital conference series1:30 am - 5:30 am

05octAll DayEthical Finance 2020(All Day: monday)

november 2020

26novAll DayThe 6th Annual Culture and Conduct Forum for the Financial Services Industry(All Day: thursday)

25nov8:15 am9:30 amManaging organisational culture: what can boards learn from the experience of the last nine months?8:15 am - 9:30 am

19novAll DayInvesting and Saving Alliance’s virtual Culture Conference(All Day: thursday)

january 2021

21jan8:15 am9:30 amManaging organisational culture II: What matters for Boards now?8:15 am - 9:30 am

february 2021

11feb12:00 pm1:00 pmVirtual lunch with David Bodanis, author of The Art of Fairness: The Power of Decency in a World Turned Mean12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

march 2021

19mar9:30 am11:30 amFeaturedBSB knowledge sharing: ethnic diversity and inclusion in the workplace9:30 am - 11:30 am