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SOURCE: LIVESTRONG DESCRIPTION:That blustery day in December, 2010, when I was told “you have breast cancer” is behind me now. Like many people, I was in denial saying “NOT ME!” I had my mammograms regularly and doctors’ appointments annually. My daughter was engaged, and until that moment, the wonderful days ahead were meant to be focused on her wedding. I must say though, that in spite of all...
SOURCE: Source Intelligence® DESCRIPTION:A negotiated version of the TSCA reform bill (TSCA Modernization Act of 2015) was approved by the House of Representatives this Tuesday by a 403-12 vote. However, it was placed on hold this Thursday at the Senate; it was initially slated to be placed in front of the president this week. The TSCA Modernization Act of 2015 was introduced in 2015 to give the...
Digicel joins the Business Call to Action SOURCE: Business Call to Action (BCtA) DESCRIPTION:Singapore, May 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ -- Digicel Asia-Pacific, a digital communications leader in developing markets, joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to make digital communications, solar power and data services more available in Papua New Guinea’s most remote areas. The company...
Isabella Borgeson, Elija Furquan, Terisa Siagatou SOURCE: EarthSayers.tv DESCRIPTION:Increasingly there is a greater number of our artists, musicians, and performers who are addressing climate justice or injustice as the case may be.  As islanders experience flooding at the edges, those of us till dry and thinking there is still time and a Plan B might do well to listen to our poets and spoken...
SOURCE: Barclays DESCRIPTION:Can investment bankers be social innovators? 100 of our newly promoted Banking Associates from around the world gathered in New York for our inaugural Social Innovation Lab to prove they were up to the challenge during a half-day workshop at Rise, Barclays’ open innovation co-working space on 23rd street in Manhattan. “We are a facilitator. For example, we touch those...
SOURCE: Whirlpool Corporation DESCRIPTION: Whirlpool Corporation knows the impact of taking steps toward sustainability. On Learn About Composting Day, Whirlpool Corporation celebrates the initiative to support composting at its Global Leadership Center, which defers 23 tons of waste from going to a landfill.*   This effort is just one of many made Whirlpool Corporation’s 46 year commitment to...
SOURCE: Major League Baseball Players Trust DESCRIPTION:On Memorial Day weekend, people across the United States take time to thank those who serve and remember those who lost their lives while serving. D-Backs reliever Brad Ziegler makes it a year-round mission to honor servicemen and servicewomen. Ziegler founded Pastime for Patriots whose mission is to honor all members of our armed forces and...
SOURCE: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company DESCRIPTION:The American Academy of Dermatology has designated May as National Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month to raise awareness about skin cancer and increase the chances of early detection and treatment. The Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation supports innovative community-based programs that address inequities in cancer treatment, care and support for...
SOURCE: Black & Veatch DESCRIPTION:May 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Utilities are entering a new era of customer engagement, spawned by the growing connected device market. To be successful and sustainable, utilities should focus on creating a simple and personalized dialogue with each customer – a concept that could be described as the “Customer of One.” Technology plays a pivotal role in this...
Taking a visitor’s journey through the world’s largest natural habitat zoo, Sodexo discovers opportunities to enhance the guest experience with new food and beverage offers SOURCE: Sodexo, Inc. DESCRIPTION:GAITHERSBURG, Md.,  May 27, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, implemented a consumer mapping strategy at the North Carolina Zoological Park that led to the...