Jesper Høiland, executive vice president of Novo Nordisk US, offers some thoughts about why making a difference in the fight against diabetes requires more than just Novo Nordisk know-how.
The famous American baseball player, Babe Ruth, once said about collaborating and teamwork: “The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don't play together, the club won't be worth a dime.”
For the past 25 years, Novo Nordisk has been operating in the US with a focused commitment to improve the health of the millions of people living with diabetes. One of the key ingredients for the company’s success is collaboration. The latest issue of Novo Nordisk’s TBL Quarterly opens the playbook and shows how teamwork is helping make a difference for patients.
TD congratulates 34 TD Green Streets 2015 grant recipients in Canada, the U.S. and the U.K.
TORONTO, March 17, 2015 /3BL Media/ – TD announced today the 34 communities across Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. that will receive 2015 grants from TD Green Streets, a program that encourages and supports the adoption of leading-edge practices in municipal forestry. Projects include the development of 12 urban orchards at a housing complex in Manchester, U.K.; a storm-water management project in Edmonton, Alta., Canada; and the development of a non-profit tree nursery on reclaimed vacant land in Bridgeport, CT, U.S.A.
Michael Bloomberg is synonymous with the financial markets, thanks to the Bloomberg analytics terminal which is a must for every company that deals with financial markets. But after spending more than a decade as Mayor of New York, Bloomberg is on a mission to make governments sensitive about climate change as UN envoy. In an interview with ET, he speaks from climate to financial markets. Excerpts:
For the eighth year, Black Enterprise magazine has named MGM Resorts among the “40 Best Companies for Diversity” in the U.S. for its diversity and inclusion practices. It is the only company in the gaming industry – and the only company in Nevada – to be named to the magazine’s list this year.
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s four main “conflict minerals,” are tin, tantalum, tungsten, and gold. These precious resources are exported to international companies, in particular Chinese smelters and refiners, to become part of a global supply chain for a multitude of products. The Dodd Frank Section 1502 conflict minerals regulation is the first of its kind to break ties of armed groups mining in the DRC, and preventing the sell of conflict minerals. While the regulation requires U.S.