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Guest Post: Inspiring the Next Generation by Activating Purpose with Net Impact


At Timberland, we continuously seek out ways to support our passionate employee base and inspire the next generation of innovators and leaders. Our partnership with Net Impact allows us to be part of a community of more than 100,000 students and young professionals who want to transform their passions into purpose-driven careers and scale impact around the world.

Walmart Chief Sustainability Officer, Kathleen McLaughlin, Discusses New Goals at Net Impact 2016

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LIVE on Periscope: Chief Sustainability Officer & Walmart Foundation President, Kathleen McLaughlin, talks Walmart's big new goals announced at Net Impact 2016 #NI16

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Walmart Offers New Vision for the Company’s Role in Society

CEO Doug McMillon points to a “new era of trust and transparency” for customers and communities
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PHILADELPHIA, November 4, 2016/3BL Media/ – At today’s Net Impact Conference, Walmart president and CEO Doug McMillon will outline a roadmap that will guide the company’s role in society on critical issues over the next several years, pointing to a “new era of trust and transparency.” The roadmap adds fresh detail to Walmart’s sustainability agenda and contains new commitments that reflect a wider recognition of the company’s impact on communities and the planet.

PYXERA Global will Join the Net Impact Conference to Speak on Solvable Problems, Post-Harvest Loss, and Global Goals

Deirdre White and Laura Asiala of PYXERA Global will Address Global Challenges at Net Impact 2016
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WASHINGTON, D.C., November 3, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Deirdre White, CEO, PYXERA Global and Laura Asiala, Vice President, Public Affairs will both speak this year’s Net Impact Conference, captioned Shape Your Future and The World. Ms. White will address post-harvest loss, while Ms. Asiala explore the role of the private sector in addressing the Global Goals.

Narrowing the Digital Education Gap and Expanding the STEM Pipeline

Erin Gavin - Senior Manager of Government Affairs at Qualcomm

This ongoing blog series features articles written by a few of the speakers we’re looking forward to seeing at the 2016 Net Impact Conference.  Erin is Lead for Qualcomm’s Thinkabit Lab & Women Enhancing Technology Programs. She will be speaking at the "EdTech: More than Just Hype?" session on November 4th.

Net Impact Announces the Winners of the Impact at Work Challenge

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October 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Net Impact has announced the winners of the 2016 Impact at Work Challenge: Climate Disruptors: Annie’s, Inc. and Baxter International; with honorable mention, Aspen Global Change Institute. Teams were asked to share their projects that made an impact on climate change over the past year with a panel of expert judges evaluating their efforts.

The 2016 Net Impact Conference Prepares to Make History in Philadelphia

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OAKLAND, Calif., September 26, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Net Impact, the leading global nonprofit that mobilizes the next generation to use their skills and careers to make a positive impact on the world, invites participants to make history at the 2016 Net Impact Conference in Philadelphia, November 3-5.

Food Waste App Takes Top Prize in the Forward Food Competition

Foodfully wins Net Impact’s search for ideas that tackle food issues
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OAKLAND, Calif., June 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ - In partnership with lead sponsor, Campbell Soup Company, and General Mills, Net Impact is excited to announce the winners of the first-ever Forward Food Competition, a program that gave participants the chance to launch a new sustainable product or service within the food and beverage category.

Net Impact Reaches 100,000 Members

In April 2016 a Boston University student became Net Impact’s 100,000th member
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OAKLAND, Calif., May 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Net Impact is pleased to announce our newest milestone: 100,000 members. For the last 25 years, our global community of students and professionals has been transforming its passion into world-changing action. Achieving this milestone in membership is a testament to what teamwork, dedication and commitment can achieve.

Net Impact Launches 2016 Impact at Work Challenge: Climate Disruptors

A new competition encouraging employees to attack climate change together
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OAKLAND, Calif., April 22, 2016 /3BL Media/ -  Net Impact announces the 2016 Impact at Work Challenge: Climate Disruptors, a competition that dares employees to inspire change within the walls of their own company. The virtual competition launches on Earth Day (April 22, 2016) and closes on Sept. 9, 2016.


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