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SOURCE: Major League Baseball Players Trust DESCRIPTION:Like the man in whose honor the Michael Weiner Scholarship for Labor Studies was founded, Akasha Perez has a burning passion to support people who join together to represent themselves in the workplace. “There is an African Proverb that says: ‘If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together,’” Perez said recently. “This...
Due Diligence, The Third Step Of Conflict Minerals Compliance SOURCE: Source Intelligence® SUMMARY:February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Conflict Minerals Compliance, as adapted by the SEC, requires companies to engage in a five step process which includes due diligence as the third step. What is Conflict Minerals due diligence? Read below. DESCRIPTION:Conflict Minerals Compliance There are several...
New stage of Creating Choices focuses on leadership and career planning SOURCE: Goldcorp DESCRIPTION:Vancouver, British Columbia, February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – GOLDCORP INC. (TSX: G, NYSE: GG) this week launched the next stage of Creating Choices, the first company-wide development and mentorship program for women in mining. First introduced in 2010, the popular initiative encourages growth and...
SOURCE: CSX Corporation DESCRIPTION:ARLINGTON, Va., February 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – CSX and The Conservation Fund, partners in a program aimed at improving the transportation and distribution of fresh, healthy food to communities in need, announced today grant awards to 10 charitable organizations in Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, New York, Ohio and Tennessee. Each organization will...
By: Tonya Lombard SOURCE: AT&T DESCRIPTION:Black History Month is all about the celebration of the achievements of African Americans, from the remarkable people credited with changing the course of history, to the legions of community servants who led by example and forged a consensus of determination to support the struggle for change. This change, and AT&T’s commitment to it, is...
by CAROL BAROUDI SOURCE: Arrow Electronics DESCRIPTION:Attending the GreenBiz Forum in Phoenix the week of February 16 was a wonderful experience. It was hard not to be inspired and delighted amid so many people doing so many good things. “The Circular Economy” was a term bandied about with relish – referring to our potential future, where waste is eliminated and goods flow in and out in...
Daily Point of Light Award Celebrates Volunteers During 2015 Read Across America Campaign SOURCE: Points of Light DESCRIPTION:WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – First Book and Points of Light today announced that five volunteers from across the country – all dedicated to improving literacy in their communities – will receive the Daily Point of Light Award. One honoree encourages kids...
SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION:Companies are in great need of conducting their due diligence, especially when doing business with other companies on foreign soil. Larger companies that move forward in acquisitions of smaller companies tend to keep the existing management and have them run the business as usual. The problem we see developing is the culture of doing business, especially...
SOURCE: Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship SUMMARY:Submit your video to the International Corporate Citizenship Film Festival - See more at: http://3blmedia.com/News/Final-Days-Enter-2015-International-Corporate-Citizenship-Film-Festival#sthash.3JgbFOn6.dpuf DESCRIPTION:Submit your video to the International Corporate Citizenship Film Festival - See more at: http://3blmedia.com/...
By Peter Dudley SOURCE: CSRwire DESCRIPTION:Way back in 2003, when I was new to CSR and had just joined Wells Fargo, one of our team members was granted a six month paid leave to work with a nonprofit to create an entrepreneurship program for women in Armenia. The effort was so successful that she was asked to speak at the United Nations; not long after, she left the company to pursue that work...