Cbi Business Voice



Business Voice is the CBI's magazine and your window into the world of the CBI, covering the issues that matter to business and the businesses that matter to the UK. Under the Business Voice name, this series of podcasts will explore the hidden stories from the world of business with some of the worlds leading companies.


  • 2: Unlocking Talent

    07/12/2017 Duration: 17min

    The second episode of ‘Unlocking Talent’ features Steve, an ex-offender, now project manager with JP Construction. This episode also features John Dunn, JP Dunn Construction – a good practice employer, Jennie Assersohn Changing Paths, Daniel, a qualified architect thanks to Wates/Changing Paths and the deputy governor of HMP Rochester.

  • 1: Unlocking Talent

    10/11/2017 Duration: 13min

    The first episode of ‘Unlocking talent’ looks at the impact of employment on reducing reoffending, and features Michaela – soon to be released from HMP Drake Hall. For the past year Michaela has been working for Greggs the Baker on temporary licence. We also hear from Becky Rowland from Greggs and Bronya Finnigan, deputy governor at HMP Drake Hall.

  • Opening Doors to Inclusion - Episode 1

    19/04/2017 Duration: 25min

    Is UK business really open to all ethnicities? Listen to KPMG, Babcock International Group and CBI director-general Carolyn Fairbairn discussing the benefits and challenges of diversity and inclusion in Opening Doors to Inclusion

  • The Innovation Game - Episode 3

    20/03/2017 Duration: 23min

    In the third and final episode of our Innovation Game podcast series, we ask, how do you create new ideas in your company? Is it the people, the culture, the leadership, the size of the company? Hear from Facebook, McLaren, Innovate UK, Hays and Ocado.

  • The Innovation Game - Episode 2

    16/01/2017 Duration: 25min

    Dive further into the world of innovation in the second episode in our series The Innovation Game. Hear from Innovate UK, McLaren, Ocado and TransferWise.

  • The Innovation Game - Episode 1

    21/11/2016 Duration: 32min

    In the first episode of the Innovation Game we speak to companies who have innovation at the heart of what they do. Featuring contributions from Facebook, Deloitte, Streetbees, TransferWise and Ocado, it will explore their stories and how innovation plays a crucial part in their business.