23 percent of railroad's 2012 new hires are military veterans
OMAHA, Neb., November 9, 2012 /3BL Media/ - Union Pacific today announced a $60,000 donation to Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a national organization serving military service members who incurred service-connected injuries or illnesses on or after Sept. 11, 2001, and their families.
Innovative workforce model and social mission attracting investors, clients and execs
KATHMANDU, Nepal, Sept. 26, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- CloudFactory, a distributed work platform for business automation, announced an oversubscribed round of $700,000 from social impact investors in the US. After launching last year at TechCrunch Disrupt as "the third-world startup", CloudFactory has grown to more than 50 employees. Its executive team now brings decades of experience from companies like Adobe, Sun Microsystems, Disney, Autonomy, Google, eBay and National Geographic.
By Mary Anne Petrillo Sr. Marketing Manager, Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility & Executive Producer, GETideas.org
Doing good is not that easy, and sustaining good on a grand scale is almost impossible. But once again it is being done at the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) annual meeting, Sept 22 to 24. I like to say it’s a place where highly influential people go behind closed doors to do good.
This post was written by Michael Veysey, director of Veterans Programs at Cisco
Since September 11, 2001, men and women in the U.S. armed forces have fought in our nation’s longest wars. This all-volunteer force has endured sacrifices that most of us will never know or experience—all to protect our peace and freedom. So, hiring a qualified veteran into our ranks is our chance to say “thank you“ to our nation’s heroes.
PepsiCo recently announced it is hiring 110 employees in Leicester as part of a major £15.2m investment in its Walkers manufacturing campus. The investment will support the introduction of a new production line at Leicester making potato crisps such as the Red Sky and Walkers Extra Crunchy varieties.
Today the International Youth Foundation has released a report that looks at the growing education and social challenges facing youth around the world.
At a time when we have more young people – 1.2 billion – than at any time in the planet’s history, there’s an urgent need to provide them with the education, skills and employment opportunities they need to succeed in today’s rapidly changing global economy.