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INTERVIEW: Valerie Maldonado Senior Engineer Process Developer for MARS

By Mariah Loeber
Article

This interview is with Valerie Maldonado, Fruity Confections CBU Mars Wrigley Confectionery here in the US.

Q: My first question, since your job focuses on the development of new candy, such as Starburst, I have to ask: What does candy have to do with STEM?

How PayPal is Doing Well by Doing Good

By Dan Schulman, President and CEO at PayPal
Blog

In a time when technology has transformed people’s lives in so many ways, financial services is one area where the full potential of the Internet era has yet to be realized. We’ve been hearing for decades about how the decline of cash and the rise of the digital economy will revolutionize financial services and usher in more convenient, accessible and affordable transactions. But so far, the traditional financial order remains firmly in place. While change is underway, the way most people move and manage their money hasn’t changed much since credit cards appeared on the scene 50 years ago.

Are Chinese enterprises going global responsibly?

By Gloria Luo, Program Manager, CSR Asia
Blog

China is now the second largest investing country in the world, with it's outward foreign direct investment (FDI) rising 44 percent to $183 billion in 2016, according to the World Investment Report 2017 published by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. China’s latest official statistics show that by the end of 2016, around 24,400 domestic investors had established some 37,200 FDI enterprises in 190 countries and regions.

Bloomberg Marks Launch of New Voices Initiative to Diversify Newsroom Sources

Press Release

Bloomberg this week marked the launch of the news organization’s New Voices initiative which aims to build the definitive global database of women newsmakers in business and finance.

At a reception at Bloomberg’s New York headquarters on April 17, Laura Zelenko, Bloomberg Senior Executive Editor of Talent, Diversity, Training and Standards announced that Bloomberg is already tracking progress in meeting ambitious goals and is providing media training for women and other diverse executives who are underrepresented on Bloomberg’s broadcast airwaves.

Female Workforces Can Revolutionize Latin American Business

To bring change to SMEs, public policies are not enough. Entrepreneurs and managers must also embrace the cause of gender equality.
Blog
Oscar Artiga | TechnoServe

Daniel Velasquez owns a small snack manufacturing firm in Honduras, which produces plantain chips sold in bodegas across the country. A few years ago, Daniel was struggling to consistently find enough plantains that met the company’s quality standards.

Supply issues are a typical headache for business owners, but the solution to Daniel’s problem came from an atypical place: a gender equality policy.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Named One of America’s 2018 “Best-of-the-Best” Corporations for Inclusion by National Business Inclusion Consortium

Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC, April 19, 2018 /3BL Media/ – The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, in collaboration with its partners in the National Business Inclusion Consortium (NBIC), has named Bristol-Myers Squibb to its annual Best-of-the-Best list of corporations in America committed to diversity and inclusion across all communities for a third consecutive year. 

How To Create Gender Equality In The Workplace

By: Henna Inam, Forbes Contributor
Article

Do you know how your organization can drive gender equality?

I sat down to discuss this topic with Laura Zelenko, Bloomberg News' talent, diversity and standards chief.

HP VIDEO | Reinvent Mindsets: #LatinoJobs

The latest in a series of ‘Reinvent Mindsets’ video spots to bust stereotypes for minorities in tech.
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HP is looking to add to its ranks of Latino employees with the simple message: “HP is hiring and talent is our only criteria.” At the end of last year, about 8 percent of HP’s U.S. workforce identified as Hispanic or Latino—so the company has a long way to go.

What Is a #LatinoJob? HP Continues Diversity Push with Powerful Message for Latino Recruits

The latest in a series of ‘Reinvent Mindsets’ video spots to bust stereotypes for minorities in tech.
Blog

What happens when we confront stereotypes head-on? Sometimes, it makes for uncomfortable—but important—conversations.

You can feel this tension in HP’s latest video spot, #LatinoJobs, which aims to attract Latino workers into high tech jobs. Part of HP’s Reinvent Mindsets recruiting campaign, which focuses on cultivating top talent from underrepresented groups in tech, this latest installment debunks stereotypes about Latinos at work.

CR Magazine Names UPS a “Best Corporate Citizen” Ninth Year in a Row

Annual list recognizes global corporate and social responsibility leaders
Press Release

ATLANTA, May 7, 2018 /3BL Media/ – UPS (NYSE:UPS) today announced the company has been named to Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine’s annual list of the “100 Best Corporate Citizens.” The program recognizes the standout environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance of Russell 1000 companies across the United States and loo

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