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What if There Were More Women in Tech?

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Originally posted on BBC.com

Becky Plummer, senior software engineer, Bloomberg

"The reality is that there is no shortage of innovations pioneered by women - not least the handheld syringe (Letitia Geer), gas central heating (Alice Parker), residential solar heating (Dr Maria Telkes), Kevlar (Stephanie Kwolek), and even the foundations for wi-fi (Hedy Lamarr).

Lost in Translation: Why Cultural Competency is an EHS Essential for Global Expansion

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While the business world is ripe with opportunities for companies to expand into new countries and markets, one crucial element that is often overlooked—and even discounted—is culture.

A Business Framework for Global Impact

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by John Hodges, managing director, Infrastructure and Finance, BSR (Business for Social Responsibility) 

Bloomberg's Global Supply Chain

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The Bloomberg Supply Chain team manages warehousing, distribution, purchasing, vendor risk management, printing services, and more across 160 countries.

Originally posted on YouTube.

5 Tips for Managing EHS Compliance Across Global Tech Company Operations

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Environment, health and safety (EHS) professionals know their job isn’t simply achieving compliance, but rather sustaining compliance in an ever-changing regulatory environment. But staying on top of changing regulations and requirements is difficult at best.

Mike Bloomberg Co-Hosts a Twitter Chat on WHO's Work to Reduce Noncommunicable Diseases

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Originally posted on Storify.com.

Mike Bloomberg Co-Hosts a Twitter Chat on WHO's Work to Reduce Noncommunicable Diseases - 10AM, Thursday 8/25/2016.

Mike Bloomberg co-hosted a #BeatNCDs Twitter chat with the WHO's Dr. Etienne Krug, answering questions on his recent appointment as the WHO Global Ambassador for Noncommunicable Diseases and the organization's expanding effort to reduce preventable death and injury from NCDs worldwide.

Sodexo Establishes Tier III Data Center to Meet Global Demand

Press Release

GAITHERSBURG, Md., August 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ — Seeking infrastructure that is robust, resilient, secure, available and responsive, Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, chose a Tier III data center partner to ensure the availability of Sodexo’s business critical applications and meet the business imperative that the user community have 24/7 access to their data.   

Antea Group Releases Annual EHS Regulatory Insights for Tech Companies

EHSxTech 2016
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As the globalization trend continues and companies move into new countries, the challenges of keeping up with environment, health and safety (EHS) regulations expand exponentially. Antea Group and the Inogen Environmental Alliance have prepared this overview of some of the most important regulatory changes, trends, and local issues that could potentially affect your business.

21CF Colleagues Post Thousands of Stunning Nature Photos for "Explore Your World" Contest

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21st Century Fox celebrated Earth Day this year with the "Explore Your World" photo contest, giving colleagues across the globe the chance to combine their photography skills and their love of the outdoors by sharing their best nature photos on social media with #21CFExplore. More than 3,000 entries poured in from across the business as employees unleashed their inner explorers and posted stunning portraits of the world around them.

Pfizer’s International Trachoma Initiative Seeks to Help Eliminate Trachoma

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The International Trachoma Initiative is a partnership co-founded by Pfizer in 1998 with the goal of eliminating trachoma, the world’s leading cause of preventable blindness. As of this year, Pfizer, working as part of ITI, has distributed 500 million doses of an antibiotic used to treat the disease, and the Initiative has treated more than 100 million people suffering from trachoma.

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