Some Workplaces Find New Ways to Make the Office Family Friendly


At many offices around the country, employees may get time off for the birth of their child. They may receive sick time for taking care of a little one under the weather.

But does your job send breast milk home for moms working on the road? Or help accommodate a busy home life with a flexible schedule that makes sense for both its employees and clients? 

Lee® Jeans Launches 2014 Cause Campaign, Selects Three Breast Cancer Survivors as Ambassadors with the American Cancer Society®

Lee National Denim Day® has raised millions for breast cancer programs and research, and three ambassadors will help lead this year’s campaign
Press Release

July 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Three courageous breast cancer survivors are Lee Jeans’ 2014 Lee National Denim Day ambassadors, leading a campaign to raise millions of dollars to fight breast cancer.  The three women will join Lee on Friday, October 3, to urge millions of people nationwide to put on their jeans and donate $5 or more for the American Cancer Society’s life-saving breast cancer programs and research.  

Mars France Ranked Among The Country’s Best Workplaces of 2014

France has now joined the ranks of 20 other Mars businesses named as a Great Place to Work over the past year
Press Release

May 21, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Mars France has been recognized by Great Place to Work as number two in the Best Workplaces category for companies with over 500 employees. The award, given by the Great Place to Work® Institute, is based on the largest annual set of workplace culture studies in the world.

2013 FedEx Global Citizenship Report - Global Connections

By Mitch Jackson, SVP, FedEx Corp Environmental Affairs & Sustainability

FedEx is built on the belief that local economic growth requires connectivity with the rest of the world, and we accept that it is our role and responsibility to do this sustainably.

Accenture Releases 2012–2013 Corporate Citizenship Report

Skills to Succeed initiative exceeds goal to equip more than half a million people with job skills
Press Release
NEW YORKMarch 31, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) today announced the publication of its 2012–2013 Corporate Citizenship Report, “Our Communities, Our Commitments,” which explores the company’s corporate citizenship goals, progress and challenges.

2014 Workplace Trends Report Reveals Business-Critical Forecasts, Including 30 Emerging Jobs of the Future

Sodexo’s report provides a detailed glimpse into the “always-on” workplace of tomorrow, offering solutions on how to get employees engaged, healthy and productive
Press Release

Gaithersburg, Md., January 24, 2014 /3BL Media/ — With 54 percent of our waking hours spent at work, the employee of the future will expect to spend more time enjoying a series of memorable events and interactions that are company-initiated, according to the 2014 Workplace Trends Report, released today by Sodexo. Now in its third year, the report examines key trends and solutions linked to higher employee retention, engagement and increased productivity in more efficient, intelligent buildings.

Mars, Incorporated named on 2014 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® List for 2nd year in a row

Employee Trust in the Workplace is the leading factor for great workplaces

Mars, Incorporated has been named as one of the 2014 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® list in the US.  Ranked 76 this year, Mars’ position on the list rose by 19 places from 2013.  The list now in its 17th year, recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures.

Mars, Incorporated Recognized As One Of The World’s Best Multinational Workplaces By Great Place To Work®

World-leading and private-family owned food company ranked 22 on list of 25 World’s Best Multinational Workplaces
Press Release

MCLEAN, VA, October 22, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Mars, Incorporated announced today that it has been recognized as one of the World’s Best Multinational Workplaces by Great Place to Work®. The ranking is the world’s largest annual study of workplace excellence and identifies the top 25 best multinationals in terms of workplace culture.

Abbott Ranked Among Top 10 Best Companies by Working Mother Magazine

Company’s Commitment to Flexible Working Opportunities, Women in Leadership and Diversity Recognized for the Thirteenth Consecutive Year
Press Release

September 25, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Abbott was recently named among the Top 10 companies in Working Mother magazine’s 100 Best Companies list.  This is the thirteenth consecutive year that Abbott has been included in the prestigious ranking, which recognizes companies for providing a family-friendly workplace.  Additional information is in the October/November issue of Working Mother magazine and online at  

Mars Wins Gallup Great Workplace Award

We’re proud to announce that Mars, Incorporated has been named a recipient of the prestigious 2013 Gallup Great Workplace Award.

The annual award honors organizations whose Associate engagement results demonstrate they have one of the most productive and engaged workforces in the world.


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