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Scholars to be recognized during banquet at Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 12:30 PM ET

TAMPA, Fla., November 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tampa Bay (RMHCTB) in partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities Global, Florida Prepaid College Foundation STARS Program and AT&T are awarding thirty-six scholarships to high school students. Each student receives a two-year Florida Pre-paid contract. The students will be recognized at an awards reception, sponsored by McDonald’s, on Tuesday, November 27 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay on the Courtney Campbell Causeway.

Article from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Nov 27, 2012 11:00 AM ET

With the global naval sector looking to deploy more energy efficient vessels, GE’s Power Conversion business (NYSE: GE) is supplying its electrical propulsion drive train technology for the U.K. Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s (RFA) new fleet of Military Afloat Reach and Sustainability (MARS) tankers.

Multimedia with summary from in Business & Trade
Nov 27, 2012 10:00 AM ET

Cisco's career development project provides real-world experience and support to potential employees, boosting talent in the market and injecting Cisco with new energy, ideas, and perspectives.

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Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 9:30 AM ET

TUNIS, 27 November 2012 /3BL Media/ - A new collaboration announced today at the International Conference on Productive Work for Youth in Tunisia and the Middle East and North Africa region will invest some USD 3.3 million in fostering sustainable employment opportunities for young people in Tunisia.

Henry (Hank) Boerner is Named for the Second Consecutive Year As One of the Year’s Most Influential Corporate Governance Leaders

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Nov 27, 2012 9:10 AM ET

New York, November 27, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Governance & Accountability Institute is pleased to announce that for the second consecutive year its chairman, Henry ("Hank") Boerner, has been named to the prestigious National Association of Corporate Directors’ (NACD’s) 2012 Directorship 100 "People to Watch" roster, in recognition of his work in promoting the highest standards of corporate governance.

A Deeper Dive into the Data

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 8:45 AM ET

Originally posted as featured content on NCOC's website:  http://www.ncoc.net/GivingInNumbers_2012  An interview between Alice Murphy, NCOC and Margaret Coady, CECP.

Multimedia with summary from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Nov 27, 2012 8:15 AM ET

With more than 20 Million people in its area, Mumbai is one of the most populated urban regions in the world. To provide safety and services to its citizens, the megacity relies on one of the largest SAP installation in a municipal operation worldwide.

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Gifts that Give Back

Blog from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Nov 27, 2012 8:00 AM ET

Fair Trade USA's Holiday Gift Guide

The best gifts are ones that tell a story. This year, you can tell the story of helping farmers improve their communities when you give Fair Trade Certified gifts. Fair Trade USA's annual Holiday Gift Guide is filled with great ideas for everyone on your list. So go ahead and spread the holiday cheer while making a difference in the lives of famers and workers with every purchase. These products are available online. So shop away…

Press Release from in Healthcare Institutional News
Nov 27, 2012 7:00 AM ET

Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids helps cognitive performance and lower cardio metabolic risk factors in healthy people, according to a new trial in Nutrition Journal. Omega-3 supplements produced better results on memory tests and lowered systolic blood pressure. The supplements are most commonly found in fish oil.

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company

Blog from in Events, Conferences & Webinars
Nov 27, 2012 7:00 AM ET
Our sustainability practice continues its exploration of sustainable leadership and the qualities that differentiate between the best-in-class.  In previous posts such as, Key Qualities of Sustainable Leadership, we have focused our attention on the ‘dos’.  Today, our efforts will center on the ‘don’ts’.

Press Release from in Alternative Energy
Nov 27, 2012 6:30 AM ET

An open letter from the world’s largest investors has been sent to governments of the largest economies calling for a new dialogue on climate change policy. The letter asks for clear, consistent and predictable policies to encourage low carbon investment, knowledge sharing between governments, and stronger international agreements.

Multimedia with summary from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 6:00 AM ET

For the eighth year in a row, Mary Kay Inc. has made a donation to the NBC Today Show Toy Drive. On Monday Nov. 26, Jill Wedding, Director NSD Services and Communications, appeared on the show to announce Mary Kay Inc.'s donation of more than $7 million in skin care, color cosmetics and toys.

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 6:00 AM ET

A new study finds that consumers are thinking about consumption with sustainability in mind. According to the Regeneration Consumer Study prepared by BBMG, GlobeScan and SustainAbility, two-thirds of consumers surveyed in six countries feel responsible to purchase products that are good for the environment and society.

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Nov 27, 2012 5:50 AM ET


Cisco is proud to be a partner in Giving Tuesday, a campaign to create a national day of giving at the start of the annual holiday season.

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