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School Mindfulness Program Now Available in Free App

Inner Explorer – with support from LG and The Allstate Foundation – brings new app with audio-guided mindfulness program to families everywhere
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March 27, 2020 /3BL Media/ - With schools closed across the country, stress management, communication and resiliency are critical to helping families who are staying home. An app from Inner Explorer offers the non-profit’s audio-guided mindfulness program – an extension of a program used in more than 30,000 classrooms – to families everywhere for free for the first time, so parents and their kids can practice mindfulness at home during the COVID-19 crisis. 

Schneider Electric Partners with CDP to Provide Global Sustainability Consulting

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  • Schneider Electric has renewed its Accredited Provider partnership with CDP to provide global consultancy services in sustainability and software
  • The renewal marks the ninth consecutive year of partnership between Schneider Electric and CDP
  • 75% of Schneider Electric CDP consulting clients received a Climate disclosure score of “B” or above in 2019
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  • Schneider Electric has renewed its Accredited Provider partnership with CDP to provide global consultancy services in sustainability and software
  • The renewal marks the ninth consecutive year of partnership between Schneider Electric and CDP
  • 75% of Schneider Electric CDP consulting clients received a Climate disclosure score of “B” or above in 2019

Tetra Tech’s Jamie Brescol Wins Company’s 2019 Technical Achievement Award for Integrated Planning and Optimization Software

Providing cost savings and better deliverables for the wet weather and asset management markets
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Tetra Tech believes in the loyalty, effort, and excellence of its employees and initiated its annual Excellence and Achievement Awards program to recognize individuals and teams for achievements that demonstrate best-in-class performance and service to the community.

How Exascale Computing Will Impact Our Lives, Our World

Researchers and engineers will be able to solve problems that previously were out of reach.
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It's hard to imagine how a billion billion (i.e. a quintillion) calculations per second and beyond will affect the way we live and work, but such performance will bring new capabilities for a new set of workloads in research institutions and the enterprise. Translated, exascale computing is expected to solve problems previously out of reach with advances in new energy solutions, healthcare, weather prediction, materials science, and so much more.

The Future of Print Is Seamless, Secure, and Better for the Planet

By David Needle
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At a recent analyst event, HP’s top leaders laid out their vision for print with consumer-focused business models for mobility, security, and sustainability.

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At a recent analyst event, HP’s top leaders laid out their vision for print with consumer-focused business models for mobility, security, and sustainability.

Responsible Business Alliance Enhances Data Analytics Capabilities

New RBA-Online Platform and Director of Data Science Support Members' Research Needs
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., February 25, 2020 /3BL Media/ - The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced it is greatly enhancing its data analytics capabilities with the pending launch of its newly upgraded RBA-Online platform in March and the recent addition of a data scientist on staff. These resources will support members of the RBA and its Initiatives as they seek to better understand and use key data to improve labor and environmental conditions in their global supply chains.

Blackbaud Named a Best Place to Work by Built in Austin

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We’re proud to have been recently recognized by Built In Austin as a Best Place to Work and for Best Perks and Benefits on their annual list of Austin tech companies. Built In Austin’s Best Places to Work list rates companies based on their employer benefits and employee submitted compensation data.

How Aflac Found a Duck’s Purpose

Aflac put its duck mascot to work as a companion robot for kids with cancer—and animated the company’s brand purpose along the way.
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The Aflac Duck has been squawking, waddling, and shaking its feathers loose in commercials for years, making a household name for itself and for the Aflac brand. Meanwhile, the supplemental insurance provider has been quietly donating millions of dollars to support kids with cancer and fund pediatric cancer research.

CECP Launches Innovation Partnerships

Initial year seeks to streamline inputs to social investment benchmarking and trends
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NEW YORK, February 20, 2020 /3BL Media/--Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose (CECP) announces Innovation Partnerships, a new model of collaboration designed to support how companies use their corporate social investment data for greater impact.

Let's Talk Safe Tech

Have you had The Talk?
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When I was 13, my parents and I had the talk. No not that talk. I finally had my very own Facebook page, and we needed to have a talk about how to stay safe online. Some pointers included not accepting friend requests from strangers, reporting anything suspicious and, of course, no chatting with boys. This used to be the extent of cyber safety talk in my household and many other households across the world, but times have changed.

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