We hear from Associate Director Golnaz Bahador about how our firm-wide Elevate programme has equipped her with the skills and knowledge to continue striving forward as a future female leader. We also hear from her coach, Karen Robb, who tells us more about the programme, how it benefits the firm and our people and what the coaching role means to her.
After a successful moonwalk challenge to finish off 2020, last week we announced the launch of Health Boost: a six-week programme starting on 18 January, where each week we’ll help our people keep focused on uplifting all areas of their personal health whilst staying connected, to be the strongest, most capable they can during difficult times.
26 January 2021
We could all do with a pick-me-up as 2020 ends, so as part of our Boost programme, our colleagues have been keeping themselves motivated with fresh air and exercise taking part in our Moon Walk Challenge. Check out what we've been up to.
31 December 2020
This month we celebrated Black History Month, the annual celebration of the history, achievements and contributions of Black people from the UK and beyond. Our firm’s Black History Month celebrations have included an extensive programme of virtual events which were designed to not only entertain and educate, but to celebrate Black history, arts and culture.
30 October 2020 | Joy Ajadi
We've been recognised for our commitment to creating an inclusive and flexible workplace for working families by the 2020 Working Families Top Employers List.
10 September 2020 | Grant Thornton
Congratulations to Safwan Chowdhury, Corporate Finance M&A Assistant Manager, who has been shortlisted as a finalist for the 2020 BAME Apprenticeship Awards in the accounting & finance category. He talks to us about how his career propelled since his apprenticeship, what a great leader means to him and the most valuable advice he’s received.
13 August 2020 | Safwan Chowdhury
Whilst some of us have been forced to handle the debilitation of poor mental health long before we had ever heard of COVID-19, most of us...
18 May 2020 | Darren Bear
As part of Grant Thornton’s commitment to making our workplace more welcoming and more inclusive for all our people we recently ...
26 February 2020 | Emma Jack
The Returner Programme offers a paid placement of six months, starting in March/April 2020, with the possibility of a permanent role at...
07 January 2020 | Jemma Pearson
In celebration of National Inclusion Week Grant Thornton UK LLP, is sharing a new campaign, 'Stories of our diverse workforce', it...
25 September 2019 | CJ Bedford
On 3 September, 15 of our people attended the inaugural Leadership and Development conference in London, put on by Black Young Professionals