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Female Founders Forum: Barclays' Julia Rogan on Why Mentoring Really Matters

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This week saw the launch of the latest report from the Female Founders Forum, a group of the UK’s most successful female entrepreneurs, established by Barclays and The Entrepreneurs Network in 2016.

My 2018 Outlook by Amy Domini, Founder, Domini Impact Investments

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As simplistic as it is, I believe that when attempting to predict the market action for the year ahead, it is necessary to first review the secular environment. Over the past century, our stock market has tended to take a staircase steps approach to progress. We see roughly 15 years of flat followed by roughly 15 years of forward. Consider 1968 through 1982. The Dow Jones Industrial Average reached 1,000 three times, only to fall back dramatically, before finally and permanently breaking through in 1982.

Teen Entrepreneurs Make Their Pitch for America’s Next Top Business Model

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A start-up company may be well on its way to even more success after winning $75,000 in the FedEx Junior Business Challenge.

Five student teams around the country competed against each other to see who had the best original business idea.

From colorful drawstring fish pouches to an anti-bullying app, the teen entrepreneurs showcased their products in front of a panel of judges that included two-time Super Bowl Champion Hines Ward and PGA TOUR player Patrick Reed.

Conozca a Los Empleados Emprendedores de Gildan

El Gastro Bazar de Gildan presenta negocios familiares administrados por nuestros empleados
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El Gastro Bazar de Gildan exhibió los florecientes negocios de más de 23 empleados de la Compañía; emprendedores que han construido y administrado sus propios negocios fuera de su trabajo en Gildan. Más de 700 empleados asistieron al evento, generando una importante exposición y creando clientes potenciales para estas empresas en crecimiento. Los ingresos de entrada del evento fueron donados para la rehabilitación de un compañero lesionado en un accidente automovilístico.

Vea el video para aprender sobre los negocios de nuestros empleados emprendedores.

Meet Gildan's Entrepreneurial Employees

Gildan Gastro Bazar showcases family businesses run by our employees
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Gildan’s Gastro Bazar showcased the flourishing businesses of over 23 Gildan employees;   entrepreneurs who have built and managed their own businesses outside of their work at Gildan. Over 700 employees attended the event, generating great exposure and creating potential customers for these growing businesses. Entry proceeds from the event were donated towards rehabilitation of a colleague injured in a car accident. Watch the video to learn just what they do.

Barclays | Venture Debt: A Platform for Growth

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Some 50 fintech entrepreneurs gathered for breakfast at the Shoreditch headquarters of Rise, Europe’s largest fintech workspace, to hear how the bank’s funding platforms can help their companies make the move from start-up to tech star.

Lessening the Burden of Non-Communicable Diseases

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Fundamental to Pfizer’s approach in supporting global health is helping to ensure that individuals have the opportunity to lead healthy lives.

Breaking Down Barriers to Health Care Access for Women and Children

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For nearly 65 years, the Pfizer Foundation has been making important global health contributions around the world. This includes investments that support innovative approaches to breaking down barriers to health care access for women and children in low-resource communities, ultimately advancing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 5 for Gender Equality.

Through our Women and Children’s Health portfolio, the Pfizer Foundation provides grants to organizations to help improve access to immunization and family planning services. The portfolio includes initiatives to:

The Pfizer Foundation: Reaching Individuals in Need

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For nearly 65 years, the Pfizer Foundation has been working to expand health care access for people around the world. The impact of this work is significant and far-reaching, helping underserved individuals from diverse backgrounds in remote corners of the globe.

Qualcomm Engineers Empower Micro-Entrepreneurs in the Philippines

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To celebrate 10 years of changing lives, Qualcomm® Wireless Reach™ is launching a new video each week showcasing one of its impactful projects and highlighting the engineers behind the technology.

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