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Time for ‘Bold Action’: A Conversation About Diversity at Cannes Lions

Highlights from an industry-leading panel discussion led by HP’s Chief Marketing Officer Antonio Lucio, with Thandie Newton, Edward Enninful and Tiffany R. Warren.
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At the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the annual gathering of creatives and advertising elite, HP Chief Marketing Officer Antonio Lucio recounted a meeting with famed Civil Rights leader, politician and Baptist minister Rev. Jesse Jackson.

Carnival Corporation Named to NAACP Equity, Inclusion and Empowerment Index

World’s largest leisure travel company among 200 large U.S. companies selected for outstanding commitment to diversity; Based on racial equity and inclusion policies, company is also recognized as one of highest rated in travel and leisure sector
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MIAMI, July 18, 2018 /3BL Media/ – Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), the world's largest leisure travel company, today announced its inclusion in the first-ever NAACP Equity, Inclusion and Empowerment Index, which assesses U.S. companies on their commitment to racial and ethnic equity in every aspect of their business and operations.

Aflac CEO Dan Amos Among 50 Best CEOs Focused on Diversity

Amos ranks 16th on annual list compiled by Comparably
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Aflac CEO Dan Amos has ranked No. 16 on Comparably​’s list of 50 Best CEOs focused on diversity!

According to their website, the list is compiled based on anonymous feedback submitted by employees over a 12-month period.

The UPS Foundation Awards Over $10M in Grants to Advance Diversity & Inclusion Around the World

Creates network of partners to launch the UPS Women Exporter Program which will provide capacity, expertise and funding to women entrepreneurs
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ATLANTA, July 12, 2018 /3BL Media/ - The UPS Foundation, which leads the global citizenship programs for UPS (NYSE:UPS), announced it will award over $10 million in grants to advance diversity and inclusion programs this year. The grants will be awarded to 44 different organizations. They will help support programs focused on economic empowerment, education/scholarships, work training, and social and gender equality.

CVS Health Recognized as a "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion"

Company receives perfect score on the 2018 Disability Equality Index
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WOONSOCKET, R.I., July 10, 2018 /3BL Media/ - In recognition of the company's commitment to prioritizing the inclusion of individuals with disabilities in the workplace, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced it has been named a "Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion" on the annual Disability Equality Index (DEI). The company received a perfect score of 100 for the second year in a row.

The JetBlue Foundation and Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP) to Introduce Nearly 200 Students to Careers in Aviation

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-- OBAP and The JetBlue Foundation to Host Hands-On Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy Initiatives in JetBlue’s Six Focus Cities --

-- As Part of the Ongoing #100x35JetBlue Recovery Efforts in the Caribbean, JetBlue and OBAP to Bring the Program to San Juan, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands --

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-- OBAP and The JetBlue Foundation to Host Hands-On Aviation Career Education (ACE) Academy Initiatives in JetBlue’s Six Focus Cities --

-- As Part of the Ongoing #100x35JetBlue Recovery Efforts in the Caribbean, JetBlue and OBAP to Bring the Program to San Juan, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands --

Which Side of History Is Your Brand On? P&G’s Marc Pritchard Says Now’s the Time to Make It Clear

A look at the collaboration that made a difference
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For parts of the American population, “the talk” generally revolves around sex. For others, the conversation is decidedly different.

“Feed a Fever” Takes on New Meaning for Tech-Inspired Students of Color

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Felecia Hatcher’s high school guidance counselor told her she would never make it in college.  Her response?  She taught herself to code, earned $130,000 in scholarships, and became one of the nation’s leading advocates for innovation and entrepreneurship among young people of color.

Digital Literacy Unlocks Opportunity for All

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For many of us, making connections or finding information online is second nature. But for others, navigating the internet is a small triumph that can lead to life-changing independence. It’s the spark that can ignite a new passion and open doors to future career paths.

The keys that unlock these life-changing moments? Digital literacy and access to technology — two areas of strategic investment at Comcast NBCUniversal that empower people and create opportunities for those who need it most.

Learning Online, 24/7

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