Pro bono as a non-legal resource? Fifteen years ago, only a few had ever considered how business professionals could use their diverse talents to support organizations working for social good. Marketing pro bono, strategy pro bono, IT pro bono: these were radical ideas to many companies in 2001, when the Taproot Foundation first began its work to lead, engage, and inspire business professionals in pro bono service. Deloitte LLP was that rare company, in both its early adoption of the delivery of pro bono service as well as in its pro bono thought leadership.
IMPACT 2015 conference to focus on innovative strategies for HR, learning, and leadership for the rapidly-changing global workplace
OAKLAND, Calif., October 22, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- Bersin by Deloitte today announced a call for speakers with bold, innovative ideas to participate and present at IMPACT 2015: The Business of Talent™, the industry's premier research-based executive conference for HR, learning, and talent leaders and their teams.
Taproot Foundation convenes over 50 US and global organizations to participate
October 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Today marks the beginning of Pro Bono Week 2014, a global campaign led by Taproot Foundation, which celebrates the pro bono ethic across all professions that use their talents to make a difference. Taproot is a key leader and architect of the pro bono movement, and has convened over 50 US and global organizations to participate in this year’s week-long effort.
From October 20-24, look out for Taproot’s Pro Bono Ice Cream Truck at some of Chicago’s most philanthropic corporations and famous landmarks downtown!
October 17, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Taproot Foundation and Out Cold Marketing are partnering together again to execute a five-day, guerrilla marketing campaign across Chicago. From October 20-24, a pro bono-themed Ice Cream Truck will be touring the streets of Chicago, raising awareness about civic engagement and volunteerism. The campaign, donated pro bono by Out Cold Marketing, aims to inspire Chicagoans to get more involved during national Pro Bono Week.
Our 2nd Annual Pro Bono Awards Gala will take place on Thursday, October 23rd at the Mars Gallery (1139 W Fulton Market, Chicago, IL). Get your tickets here: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/pro-bono-awards-gala-tickets-12784555951
October 15, 2014 /3BL Media/ - On Thursday, October 23, 2014, Taproot Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Pro Bono Awards Gala at the Mars Gallery (1139 W Fulton Market, Chicago, IL).
New workflow-embedded HR practices and easy-to-use mobile applications allow employees to learn on demand, share their work experiences in real time, and help leaders make timely, data-driven people decisions
LAS VEGAS, October 13, 2014 /3BL Media/ -- New human resource (HR) practices that are embedded into employee workflows and easy-to-use mobile applications are poised to dramatically reshape where and how people work, according to the most recent observations from Josh Bersin, principal, Bersin by Deloitte, Deloitt
Sport can serve as a vital gateway to a new way of life for recuperating veterans. That’s one reason why Deloitte continues to proudly sponsor the Warrior Games. Join us in cheering on the 200+ athletes as this year’s competition kicks off on Sunday in Colorado! Follow our page as well as Deloitte Public Sector for updates throughout the event.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., September 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ – U.S. Paralympics, a division of the United States Olympic Committee, announced that Army veteran Rico Roman and Marine Corps veteran Paul Schaus, both members of the gold medal-winning 2014 U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team will be the honorary torchbearers for the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Two-hundred wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans will compete in the fifth annual Warrior Games.
Deloitte is proud to be the presenting sponsor for the fifth consecutive year of the Warrior Games. The games are designed to introduce wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to Paralympic sport competitions and to encourage them to stay physically active in their communities. Last year in Colorado Springs, more than 260 injured service members and veterans from all branches of the U.S. military and from Great Britain, competed in seven sports: archery, cycling, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track & field and wheelchair basketball.