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How LeBow Students Helped SAP Hire Employees on the Autism Spectrum

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One day in India, an employee of the software corporation SAP hopped aboard a company transit vehicle to ride from one building to another. He expected to take the route he’d taken before. But the driver went a different way.

The driver’s route might not normally be a cause for alarm. But this SAP employee had autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Like many others on the autism spectrum, the employee struggled to adjust to changes in routine. The result was a burst of anxiety.

Knoxville Area Urban League Honor Students Tour Scripps Networks Headquarters

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Scripps Networks Interactive hosted a tour for over 40 students as part of the company’s ongoing partnership with the Knoxville Area Urban League.  The students selected for the tour are involved in the KAUL’s honors program, which unites highly achieving academic high school students with opportunities to learn and connect in their communities.

Pivot Promotes Belisa Balaban To Executive Vice President, Original Programming

Emmy and GRAMMY®-Nominated Producer To Spearhead All Content Development for Participant Media’s TV Network Targeting Millennials
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Los Angeles, CA, April 10, 2014 – Participant Media’s Pivot today announced the promotion of Belisa Balaban to Executive Vice President, Original Programming for the television network targeting millennials. Balaban will be based at Participant’s Los Angeles offices and will report to Pivot President, Evan Shapiro.

Southwest Airlines Continues Proud Tradition Of Celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage During The Month Of May And All Year Long

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DALLAS—May 1, 2014—Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) proudly shows its commitment to the Asian Pacific American (APA) community through its celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month in May.  The Company is hosting an array of activities throughout the month of May and will continue celebrating Asian Pacific American Heritage all year long.

Keeping Diversity Core to Our Values – Symantec Featured in Diversity/Careers Magazine

Antoine Andrews, Symantec's Director, Global Diversity and Inclusion
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Hello everyone! My name is Antoine Andrews and I’m the new Director of Global Diversity and Inclusion for Symantec. 

Hilton Worldwide Launches its Largest Global Career Event

Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month invites job seekers around the world to discover the vast career opportunities in the fast-growing hospitality industry
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MCLEAN, Va., May 1, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) has today launched Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, its largest ever global career event showcasing to young people the many opportunities available in the hospitality industry.

10 Questions: Gwen Migita, VP of Sustainability, Caesars Entertainment

On the connection between sustainability and social justice, embracing her differences, and her love of travel.
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FORTUNE -- Gwen Migita was born and raised in Hawaii, and she says the exposure to the diverse groups of people who visited her home state sparked her interest in travel.

Honda of South Carolina's Tina Burgess is Who Makes a Honda

Burgess lives the Honda philosophy of "Respect for the Individual" by encouraging teamwork and dedication, both professionally and as a community volunteer.
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Fifteen years ago, Tina was one of the first associates to join Honda of South Carolina. Today, she is the production coordinator for the Honda Pioneer side-by-side. Tina also volunteers her time to her family’s medical transportation business. Through her outstanding leadership and dedication to giving back to the community, Tina is what makes a Honda.

*Honda vehicles are manufactured using domestic and globally sourced parts.

Global Pro Bono Featured at American Society for Training and Development Conference

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WASHINGTON, D.C., April 30, 2014 /3BL Media/ – On May 5 - 7, PYXERA Global will feature immersion and action learning through the practice of global pro bono at the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) Conference.  ASTD is the leading US conference for the training and development community.

Chrysler Group Expands Minds and Facility at its World Class Manufacturing Academy

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  • Adds 15,000 square feet of interactive training for manufacturing employees
  • More than 9,000 participants trained since grand opening in 2012
  • Now teaching 45 different hands-on classes; originally started with four classes
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  • Adds 15,000 square feet of interactive training for manufacturing employees
  • More than 9,000 participants trained since grand opening in 2012
  • Now teaching 45 different hands-on classes; originally started with four classes

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