Rolls-Royce is recognised as a high value business - and is seen by many as a champion of what businesses like ours contribute to the societies and economies in which we operate.
High value businesses create wealth – providing access to global markets through developing new technologies. Companies in a range of high value sectors share a number of similar characteristics:
The materials available here aim to bring alive what that means and why it matters, using Rolls-Royce as an example. They explain not only what we do, but how we do it and what kind of company we are.
The story is relevant to politicians and policy makers, educators and students, anyone concerned about what will help us create a prosperous and sustainable future.
Read: Making the Future
Presented to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, and Cabinet ministers who visited the Rolls-Royce site in Derby, March 2011.
Watch video: A Glimpse of the Future
Rolls-Royce and high value jobs through the eyes of young people
Watch video: Rolls-Royce – a high value business
A high level introduction to the story in the UK