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From Boots to Business: American Legion Helps Heroes Make the Transition

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Jonathan Serrie from Fox News recently did a story from the American Legion’s 96th National Convention (Aug. 26, 2014), talking about what the organization is doing to help veterans ease their transition to civilian life. During the convention, veterans participated in a job fair and workshops.

Grupo Financiero Banorte firmó los 7 Principios para el Empoderamiento de las Mujeres, iniciativa de ONU Mujeres y del Pacto Mundial de las Naciones Unidas

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  • Firmamos los Principios para el Empoderamiento de las Mujeres de las Naciones Unidas con el objetivo de convertirnos en un líder en la igualdad de género en el sector financiero de México, señaló Alejandro Valenzuela, Director General de Banorte.
  • En Banorte reiteramos nuestro compromiso con la mujer mexicana, e invitamos a otras empresas a sumarse y comprometerse con esta iniciativa, dijo Mayra Hernández, Directora Ejecutiva de Responsabilidad Social de Banorte, al participar en el Encuentro Anual del Pacto Mundial en México.

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  • Firmamos los Principios para el Empoderamiento de las Mujeres de las Naciones Unidas con el objetivo de convertirnos en un líder en la igualdad de género en el sector financiero de México, señaló Alejandro Valenzuela, Director General de Banorte.
  • En Banorte reiteramos nuestro compromiso con la mujer mexicana, e invitamos a otras empresas a sumarse y comprometerse con esta iniciativa, dijo Mayra Hernández, Directora Ejecutiva de Responsabilidad Social de Banorte, al participar en el Encuentro Anual del Pacto Mundial en México.

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From the Source: Congo May Be Closer Than You Think

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Six degrees of seperation? For conflict minerals requirements, Congo may be closer than you think

Inside Counsel. U.S. economic sanctions, for years relatively stable in their targeting of the “usual suspects,” state sponsors of terrorism and shadowy drug traffickers have gone into overdrive of late. 

Symantec Welcomes New Corporate Responsibility Manager for the EMEA Region, Louise Hanlon

By Louise Hanlon, Symantec's Corporate Responsibility Manager - EMEA
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From climate change to cyber security to employee diversity, corporate responsibility (CR) and sustainability touches every aspect of Symantec’s business. We’ve defined our strategy and are continually working towards our goals to operate as a responsible global citizen. In addition to our dedicated global corporate responsibility team, every day Symantec employees across the world are helping us deliver on this, creating value for both our business and our stakeholders.

Symantec Cyber Career Connection: NPower Partner Breakfast; YearUp Baltimore Classes Begin

By Marian Merritt, Symantec's Director, Cyber Education and Online Safety Programs
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It's one thing to plan and fund a program, yet another to see it come to fruition.

I want to share with you some big updates from two of the pilot sites: New York (Brooklyn) and Baltimore. 

New York pilot: 

Pivot Launches On Philo’s Live Streaming TV Service

Campuses Across the Country Will Have Access to @Pivot_TV’s Critically Acclaimed Programming via @WatchPhilo
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New York, NY, August 27, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Participant Media’s television network Pivot announced today that it is launching on Philo, bringing its diverse and unique slate of programming to campuses across the United States.

AECOM Blog — YALI Reflections: Three ideas to help sustain Africa

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As part of AECOM's sponsorship of more than 20 Fellows in the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), a program originated by U.S. President Barack Obama, AECOM Chief Sustainability Officer Gary Lawrence mentored the group on sustainability.

Drafthouse Films And Participant Media Acquire 
Oscar®- Nominee Joshua Oppenheimer’s ‘The Look Of Silence’

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Los Angeles, CA & Austin, TX, August 27, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Drafthouse Films and Participant Media announced today they have jointly acquired all U.S. rights to Oscar®-nominated director Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Look of Silence, executive produced by Oscar-winner Errol Morris (The Fog of War), Oscar-nominee Werner Herzog (Encounters at the End of the World), and Emmy®-nominee André Singer (“Little Dieter Needs to Fly”), and produced by Oscar-nominee Signe Byrge Sørensen.

Chrysler Group Recognized as a Top Employer for Hispanic Women

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  • Chrysler Group is named to the top twelve companies listed on the annual Latina Style Top 50 Report
  • The Report “is the most respected evaluation of corporate America’s employment opportunities and policies as they pertain to Latinas”
  • For the eleventh year the Company has been included in the Top 50 Report
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  • Chrysler Group is named to the top twelve companies listed on the annual Latina Style Top 50 Report
  • The Report “is the most respected evaluation of corporate America’s employment opportunities and policies as they pertain to Latinas”
  • For the eleventh year the Company has been included in the Top 50 Report

KFC Canada Celebrates Team Members with Day of Recognition

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Earlier this summer KFC Canada took a full day to say thanks to restaurant team members during in-restaurant celebrations.

On June 26th, 630 restaurants across Canada participated in National Crew Day, with 52 of those locations also hosting Restaurant Support Center associates, suppliers and franchisees for the festivities.

“National Crew Day is a day of recognition for all Restaurant General Managers and team members for everything they do every shift for our valued customers,” said Sheri Bednar, Franchise Operations Specialist, KFC Canada.

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