Don't Miss the "Employee Engagement 2.0: Taking Volunteerism to Another Level" Session at the COMMIT!Forum!
Gallup's most recent "State of the American Workplace" reported that 70% of the U.S. workforce is either disengaged or actively disengaged in their everyday jobs. This indicates a tremendous lack of employee productivity, morale, and passion within America’s companies.
Keystone XL will generate approximately 9,000 jobs and significant economic spinoff activity.
Keystone XL has recently been the subject of a vigorous debate about the number of jobs the project will generate during its construction. There have been many guesses, studies and estimates thrown around over the last five years and these have often muddied the debate about the economic impacts of a project such as Keystone XL. At TransCanada we are able to build plans – and can show, right down to a single job, how many workers it will take to build a project — because we’ve been building pipelines for more than 60 years.
Sears Holdings employs over 30,000 military veterans, with 1,500 still in the National Guard & Reserves. We have a policy that will even pay the difference between their military and civilian pay when they’re called into active duty, so they’re not penalized for serving our country. Over the last 17 months,we’ve hired more than 5,100 veterans.
Sappi Fine Paper North America has been a significant, long-term partner with FDLTCC.
CLOQUET, MN, August 6, 2013 /3BL Media/ – Sappi Fine Paper North America has committed $50,000 over two years to support innovative instruction and modern technology equipment purchases in the Electrical Utility Technology program at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College (FDLTCC) in Cloquet, Minnesota. The Sappi gift to Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College is the largest donation to the college’s current effort to increase partnerships with local industries and businesses.
Organization increases diversity grants by more than $1.5M, including contributions to Paralyzed Veterans of America
ATLANTA, July 24, 2013 /3BLMedia / – For more than 60 years, The UPS Foundation has championed corporate citizenship and supported under-served and under-represented members of society on behalf of UPS (NYSE: UPS). Today, the Foundation announced it will donate more than $7.6 million to 41 non-profit organizations, an overall increase of over $1.5 million in grants since 2012.