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SOURCE: MGM Resorts International DESCRIPTION:By: Yalmaz SiddiquiJanuary 11, 2017  At MGM Resorts International, we believe water is the planet’s most valuable natural resource. This belief informs our attitude and approach to water management across our company, but especially in our hometown, the desert city of Las Vegas. With more than 55,000 employees in Southern Nevada, MGM is the region’s...
Leonardo Academy Works With ANSI to Launch Pilot Accreditation Program for Certifiers for ANSI/LEO-4000 SOURCE: Leonardo Academy DESCRIPTION:MADISON, Wis., January 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ - Leonardo Academy Inc, The Sustainability Experts®, announced today that they signed an agreement with the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to accredit certifiers (Certification Bodies/CBs) for ANSI/...
On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, More Than 175,000 People Across the Country Will Participate in the Largest Volunteer Day of the Year, Improving Their Communities and Addressing Issues Facing our Nation Through Volunteer Service SOURCE: Points of Light DESCRIPTION:ATLANTA, Jan. 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Points of Light, with support from Southwest Airlines Co. and the Corporation for National and...
SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION:When implementing a new process or policy at a company, communication and engagement are king. Change management is often called an art form because it takes individuals with unique skills to make sure that a new product line, requirement or regulatory compliance rule will be implemented with minor disruptions. Human resource professionals and executives...
Project will help mainstream financial institutions overcome barriers to reaching unserved and underserved populations with quality financial services SOURCE: MetLife Inc. DESCRIPTION: Washington, D.C., January 13, 2017 /3BL Media/ - The Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion (CFI), the Institute of International Finance (IIF) and MetLife Foundation, together with the International Finance...
SOURCE: General Motors DESCRIPTION:The rooftop garden next to General Motors’ Renaissance Center world headquarters wrapped up another productive growing season. Now in its third year, the garden – thriving from the landfill-free facility’s compost – resulted in 815 pounds of fresh produce, 150 jars of honey, and $3,546.00 in donations to a community shelter located across the street. Andiamo...
SOURCE: Whirlpool Corporation DESCRIPTION:At our global headquarters, Whirlpool Corporation is a proud sponsor of FIRST® Robotics, providing local teams with challenge grants, materials and supplies, including Gladiator® GarageWorks tool chests. Our employees also spend thousands of volunteer hours coaching and mentoring high school youth to encourage their interest in science, technology,...
SOURCE: Antea Group DESCRIPTION:Challenge:      A client’s remediation organization was concerned over the financial and safety performance of contractors and subcontractors working on its portfolio of over 800 remediation sites consisting of retail service stations, terminals and pipeline properties across the USA.  Antea Group was hired to develop and implement a comprehensive HSSE Compliance...
SOURCE: Booz Allen Hamilton DESCRIPTION:Few entrepreneurs start off with all of the right tools and resources to successfully launch and grow a business idea. Even fewer have the toolkit they need to shape businesses that impact the world. To address this need, SEED SPOT DC and Booz Allen Hamilton have forged a strategic partnership that combines SEED SPOT’s commitment to educate, accelerate, and...
SOURCE: Alliance Data DESCRIPTION:Making the holiday season a little brighter, associates in San Francisco from Alliance Data’s Epsilon business, partnered with OakLuv, a nonprofit organization based in Oakland, Calif., to fulfill Christmas lists for families in Oakland. Not only does the organization purchase gifts from the families’ Christmas lists, they also provide these families with clothes...