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Latinos Are Transforming Industry, but Much Better Representation Is Needed

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Originally posted on Bloomberg.com

Wielding an astonishing $1.5 trillion of annual purchasing power, Latinos are profoundly reshaping U.S. consumer trends.

Yet, according to a panel of successful Latina women at a recent Bloomberg Hispanic Heritage Month event in New York, much remains to be done to improve their influence and growth in the workforce.

Inside the Wall Street Charity Day Where Celebrities and Star Athletes Pretend to Be Traders

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Originally posted on Business Insider.

Bloomberg Tradebook hosted its fifth annual charity day on Thursday, October 27, with Mike Bloomberg and celebrities taking to the phones to drum up trading commissions for charity. 

Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi, musician Jon Bon Jovi and New York Giants player Victor Cruz were among the celebrities to play the role of celebrity ambassadors in New York.

Efficiency Meets Sustainability: First-ever Fair Trade USA Certified Organic Palm Oil Now Available

Daabon Group, Hain Celestial and Fair Trade USA lead efforts to address social, environmental concerns regarding the world’s most-used vegetable oil crop
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MIAMI, October 14, 2016/ 3BL Media/ -  Socially and environmentally conscious cooks can now bake their cake and eat it, too. Today Daabon Group announced it has achieved the first-ever Fair Trade USA certification of a palm oil product. 

Driving Employment Opportunities for First Nations

Paige is pursuing her dreams to become a biologist — making a difference
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Dream job within reach for Ontario’s Paige Williams

Like many Canadian young people, Curve Lake First Nation resident Paige Williams is following her passion.

She recently graduated from Trent University in Peterborough, Ont., with an Bachelor of Science degree in biology (with honours), and knows what she would love to do most with it.

Eastman Featured in 2016 Business Roundtable Sustainability Report

In honor of Earth Week, Business Roundtable (BRT) released its 2016 sustainability report, Create, Grow, Sustain: People and Technology at Work, and features Eastman’s CEO, Mark Costa.
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Now in its ninth year, the report details how companies are improving the quality of life in communities around the world while driving economic growth through a series of narratives from Business Roundtable CEOs.

Kimberly-Clark: Why Sustainability Matters

As consumers and NGOs last year called for boycotts of products linked to deforestation and the haze crisis in Southeast Asia, Kimberly-Clark is one of the firms that emerged unscathed from the consumer movement.
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Sustainability: Strategies and targets

At Kimberly-Clark, sustainability strategies are set every five years and consist of specific targets under three ‘pillars’ – People, Planet, and Products. These involve investing in social programmes, reducing the company’s environmental footprint and innovating to extend the life of its products and packaging materials.  

2015 Bloomberg Impact Report Update

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The following post is from our founder Mike Bloomberg which originally appeared in the 2015 Bloomberg Impact Report.

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