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HP Announces Supply Chain Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions Reduction Goal

Company details industry-first goals for emissions reduction among suppliers
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PALO ALTO, Calif., September 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ - As part of an ongoing effort to improve its product manufacturing and supply chain operations, HP today announced a greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction goal for its first-tier manufacturing and product-transportation supply chain partners.

HP’s goal, a first for the information technology (IT) industry, is to drive a 20 percent decrease in its first-tier manufacturing and product transportation-related GHG emissions intensity(1)by 2020, compared to 2010.  

SAP Donates Computers to Start-ups through Fund-raising

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Software Application (SAP), a major player in the enterprise application software sector, has donated computers to Information Technology entrepreneurs, through an organised fund-raising, which was held in Lekki, Lagos, recently.

The fund-raising was done to mark this year’s physical fitness day organised by SAP, in conjunction with Fate Foundation. About 50 SAP Nigerian employees and partners participated in a Corporate Walk and Fitness programme.

ReportAlert.info - Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) 2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

The report highlights progress toward online safety, environmental stewardship and employee engagement Goals
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Symantec Building a Safer World, Stronger Business Through Corporate Responsibility

2013 Corporate Responsibility Report Highlights Progress Toward Online Safety, Environmental Stewardship and Employee Engagement Goals

Cisco Networking Academy Students Participate in “Workforce Olympics”

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By Julie Chrysler

Olympic athletes train hard year round to be the best in their sport. Every 4 years we have the chance to watch them give it their all and compete on a global level.

Did you know that a similar event takes the most talented, skilled workers from around the world to compete head-to-head for a world title?

Read more about WorldSkills Competition, or the “Olympics of the skilled trades.”

 

BNSF Honored as a 2013 Best Diversity Company

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BNSF has been named a 2013 Best Diversity Company by the readers of Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology for the seventh consecutive year.

Since 2007, this publication has featured BNSF employees multiple times when highlighting diverse talent within the transportation and technology field, according to Lettie Haynes, assistant vice president, Technology Services.

Accelerating Health IT for the US

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Last week, GSK welcomed a few guests from the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) for Health IT, a division of the Department of Health and Human Services, to our Washington, DC office. Farzad Mostashari, MD, Director, and members of his leadership team, joined us for an inspiring discussion on moving healthcare forward. 

Hello and Welcome from the HP Veteran Staffing Program!

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One of the greatest joys in recruiting is the feeling of making an impact in someone’s life by providing them with a great career. In my opinion, that same feeling of pride and impact is doubled when that new hire is a military veteran. At HP, we’ve made it a company-wide initiative to work harder at hiring veterans.  

Since launching a dedicated, focused effort in attracting and hiring military veterans this time last year we have experienced great strides!  We’ve accomplished a number of tremendous things in a short time and continue to drive forward to hire military veterans.

ReportAlert.info - AMD (NYSE:AMD) publishes 2012/2013 Corporate Responsibility Report

The report covers all aspects of the company's corporate responsibility programs
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June 20, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Presenting AMD’s 2012/2013 Corporate Responsibility Report & Summary

AMD is pleased to present its 18th consecutive annual corporate responsibility report. Information is available in several formats to engage the broadest possible audience:

Certification Program Puts Veteran IT Expertise to Work

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by Bill Toti

Like many of you, I spent much of my adult life on active duty, and still have a special place in my heart for members of our military.  This Memorial Day, and each and every day, we pay tribute to all the active duty service members, the veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice.

Calling All Companies: Military Veterans Bring Dedication, Motivation, and Leadership

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By Kathy Mulvany

This blog was originally posted on the Huffington Post.

This week I had the privilege of attending an event at the White House where the First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, and John Chambers, Chairman and CEO of Cisco, unveiled a new program to give returning military service members a fast track to the training and certifications needed for high-demand IT jobs.

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