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The Value Of Mentoring: Legg Mason Steps Up

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – It has been proven that mentoring can improve a young person’s self-esteem, by guaranteeing a young person that someone cares and they are not alone in dealing with life’s challenges. About 40 percent of a teenager's waking hours are spent without companionship or supervision.

He Named Me Malala, Documentary Film, Defies You Not To Be Inspired

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The documentary film, He Named Me Malala, follows the Pakistani girl’s life both before and after she was attacked on her school bus in October 2012 by Taliban gunmen who objected to her activism for the rights of women and girls.

Global Demand Increases Significantly For STEM Talent

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – The U.S. has become a global leader, in large part, through the genius and hard work of its scientists, engineers and innovators. Yet now this position is threatened, as comparatively few American students pursue expertise in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Attracting young people to pursue careers in STEM starts early on in their academic lives.

U.K Child Poverty Remains Unchanged In The Fifth Richest Country in the World

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sadly, all types of people live in poverty in different parts of the world, including those living in advanced economies. Life changes such as unemployment, illness or family separation can happen to us all. Shifts in the cost of living, especially higher prices in essentials such as food and fuel, affect most people.

Britain’s Widening Diversity Deficit In The FTSE 100 Threatens Competitiveness

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Ethnic minority representation at the top of Britain’s biggest firms has declined, says a study of the top 10,000 executives in the FTSE 100, though on a positive note, gender diversity in the boardroom has increased and women have taken strides forward.

Unique Partnership Helps Communities Shield Children When Disasters Strike U.S.

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – When natural disasters strike, it’s the images of the distressed children that haunt us, as they are always the most vulnerable. Children have unique needs around their physical safety, emotional wellbeing and their long-term development, all of which can be severely impacted by a disaster.

Environment and Sustainability Careers: A Growing Choice in U.K.

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Environment and sustainability roles are clearly becoming the career change of choice in the U.K., with growing demands from businesses to recruit these professionals.

Online Education Programs from McDonald’s, Starbucks to Support Workers

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Companies in the U.S. are increasingly willing to offer tuition reimbursement to their employees. According to Aon Hewitt, which examined principal benefit plans for salaried workers at 1,046 leading American employers, four out of five employers offered education reimbursement programs in 2014. However, one of the key challenges with worker education is that it gets difficult to fit class schedules into a busy life.

Harvard Business School 2015 Commencement Features Sustainability

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Harvard has made it a University-wide priority to address the challenges of climate change and sustainability. The University created a Sustainable Plan in 2014 that provides the roadmap for building a healthier, more sustainable campus.

Chevrolet Supports Football In India To Help Street Children

(3BL Media/Justmeans) – Sachin Tendulkar, the former Indian cricketer and captain and widely acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all time, is convinced that football can be big in India. Others have also called this nation, the 'sleeping giant' of football, but football is not just being used as sport here. It is being used to change lives of the many street children.

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