Sharing our stories

Through these stories, insights and experiences of our people, we hope to give you an inside look into life at Grant Thornton. Read insightful blogs from employees in our firm.

To find out more, read the stories of the people who make Grant Thornton what it is.

Times Top 50 Employers for Women

We are proud to have been named in the Times Top 50 Employers for Women, the UK’s most well-established listing of employers striving for gender equality in the workplace.

We're proud to rank #4 in the Social Mobility Index

Since its launch in 2017 we are proud to have held a top spot in the Social Mobility Index.

'Proud to be'... celebrating Black History Month 2021

Six of our people share their stories and tell us who they're proud to be...

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Social mobility: I'm proud of my background

16 June 2022 is the UK’s first Social Mobility Awareness Day. Lucie Milosavljevich, one of our researchers, who is currently on a 50% secondment with our inclusion and diversity team, shares why social mobility is important to her.

Read more Social mobility: I'm proud of my background

Times Top 50 Employers for Women

We are proud to have been named in the Times Top 50 Employers for Women, the UK’s most highly profiled and well-established listing of employers striving for gender equality in the workplace.

Read more Times Top 50 Employers for Women

Stonewall silver award: an LGBT+ inclusive workplace

We’re delighted to receive a silver award from Stonewall in recognition of our meteoric rise through its Workplace Equality Index rankings.

Read more Stonewall silver award: an LGBT+ inclusive workplace

Our new partners 2022: diverse and proud

Diversity is our best quality. That's why we're proud to share the stories of our newest partners.

Read more Our new partners 2022: diverse and proud

Fresh from school to on-the-job tools

As part of National Apprenticeship Week (7 – 11 February), we hear from two colleagues on how apprenticeships are helping build their future careers.

Read more Fresh from school to on-the-job tools

Do you have time to talk?

On Time to Talk Day 2022 Laurelin Griffiths shares her mental health story…reminding us why it's so important to to take time to talk about mental health in our families, communities and workplaces.

Read more Do you have time to talk?

The international route of Grant Thornton career paths

Transfer pricing manager Kari Hiestand tells us how her Grant Thornton career path has led her from Detroit to London, and a newfound love of Heinz baked beans.

Read more The international route of Grant Thornton career paths

We're proud to rank #4 in the Social Mobility Index

Since it’s launch in 2017 we are proud to have held a top spot in the Social Mobility Index. We have been ranked #4 in the 2021 index, an excellent recognition of the work we do across the firm.

Read more We're proud to rank #4 in the Social Mobility Index

Cherryl’s mission: empowering our young Black talent

Legal Director and Ethnicity Convenor Cherryl Cooper tells us more about The Amos Bursary charity and her role as a professional mentor.

Read more Cherryl’s mission: empowering our young Black talent

Elevating my career: Vivian’s story

Vivian Lagan tells us why the support she got from our Elevate programme is so important for Black women.

Read more Elevating my career: Vivian’s story

'Proud to be'... celebrating Black History Month 2021

For Black History Month 2021, six of our people share their stories and tell us who they're proud to be...

Read more 'Proud to be'... celebrating Black History Month 2021

"What if I have a brilliant idea?" — our new joiners

417 new colleagues have just started Grant Thornton Careers. And, it sounds like they're still glad they signed up!

Read more "What if I have a brilliant idea?" — our new joiners

We’re proud to be a Top 10 employer for working families

We're delighted to be recognised for our progress by work-life balance charity Working Families

Read more We’re proud to be a Top 10 employer for working families

How buddying with new joiners has helped Tom grow

Supporting each other in our careers is vital for our development, and just as rewarding for the provider as the receiver.

Read more How buddying with new joiners has helped Tom grow

Celebrating South Asian Heritage Month

South Asian Heritage Month runs from 18 July to 17 August. Learn about our people as they share pride in their heritage.

Read more Celebrating South Asian Heritage Month

Interview skills fit for a virtual working world

World Skills Day sees our firm celebrate the success of running our first virtual interview workshop for students to develop vital skills necessary for future employment.

Read more Interview skills fit for a virtual working world

Pride month: why diversity is good for your business

Inclusion and diversity is good for your firm. More importantly for us, however, it's the right thing to do.

Read more Pride month: why diversity is good for your business

Everyday inclusion is everyone’s issue

Find out how we're creating a culture of everyday inclusion, and focusing on diversity data to make a difference.

Read more Everyday inclusion is everyone’s issue

Empowering future female leaders with Elevate

Supporting female leaders our priority. Hear our team's experience of our Elevate programme.

Read more Empowering future female leaders with Elevate

World Environment Day: adapting to a hybrid working world

Learn how our firm is bringing to life our commitment to a sustainable future

Read more World Environment Day: adapting to a hybrid working world

Meet the Grant Thornton Inclusion Advisory Board

Our Grant Thornton Inclusion Advisory Board works to make all our people feel welcome. We value diversity in all forms.

Read more Meet the Grant Thornton Inclusion Advisory Board

Our Valuable 500 Commitment to disability inclusion

Find out how we have committed ourselves to disability inclusion

Read more Our Valuable 500 Commitment to disability inclusion

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