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When Opportunity Knocks

Miguel Cardenas, Senior Staff Engineer, Kohler, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
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Miguel Cardenas had no plans to leave his job—let alone his home country. But when opportunity came knocking, he enthusiastically answered.

The engineer was happily working and living in Mexico with his family in 2016, when some of his colleagues made the move to Kohler Co. Even though Miguel was happy with his employer of 13 years, he was soon persuaded to also take a chance on Kohler.

Illumina Named to Forbes World's Best Employer List

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We are proud to announce that Illumina has been included on the Forbes World’s Best Employer List for the first time. The list highlights the top 750 companies from around the globe, and Illumina was ranked 457. Within our industry, we are in the top 20 globally, and only 236 U.S.-based businesses made the list.

Companies are rated on aspects such as image, economic footprint, talent development, gender equality and social responsibility.

Chef Aarón Sánchez: “Our Time Has Come”

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Award‑winning chef, author and philanthropist Aarón Sánchez was the guest star for T‑Mobile’s special Hispanic Heritage Month edition of its ongoing Talking with Trailblazers series, dishing about his cooking career, preserving his family legacy through food and planting seeds for the next generation of Latino chefs.

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Award‑winning chef, author and philanthropist Aarón Sánchez was the guest star for T‑Mobile’s special Hispanic Heritage Month edition of its ongoing Talking with Trailblazers series, dishing about his cooking career, preserving his family legacy through food and planting seeds for the next generation of Latino chefs.

Herbalife Nutrition Honors Partners Who Are Helping End World Hunger Through “Nutrition for Zero Hunger” Initiative

Herbalife Nutrition observes #WorldFoodDay by highlighting their nonprofit partners and the impact they have made together in fighting food insecurity
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Herbalife Nutrition and the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation (HNF), are honoring their nonprofit partners and the impacts they have made together in fighting food insecurity during the second year of its Nutrition for Zero Hunger initiative. Nutrition for Zero Hunger (NFZH) is a global initiative that is aligned with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal 2, which seeks to end hunger in all its forms by 2030 and to achieve food security and improved nutrition.

Second Global Inclusive Growth Summit Launches New Programs to Fight Increasing Inequality

Gathering unveils 10 new programs, more than $54M in investments to promote economic opportunity and support bottom-up growth in communities across the United States and around the globe
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Top business, government and civil society leaders gathered October 14, 2021 for the second Global Inclusive Growth Summit, co-hosted by the Aspen Institute and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth. Key participants at the “Rebuilding for All” summit will announce commitments of more than $54 million across 10 new programs that will take action to help build inclusive and sustainable economies in communities around the world.

Common Impact Volunteer Spotlight: Cate Hewett, State Street

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Pro Bono Week is almost here and we’re thrilled to be spotlighting another one of the many dedicated skills-based volunteers we have the pleasure of working with. Today we hear from Cate Hewett, State Street’s Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) to the Chief Operating Officer (COO), about a project she completed in June with nonprofit Riverside Industries, Inc.

GoDaddy's Employee Resource Groups Recognize the Importance of Inclusion

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GoDaddy, the company empowering everyday entrepreneurs around the world, is proud to offer Employee Resource Groups (ERGs). These employee-led groups help employees engage in leadership and development programs and give back to the community. ERGs facilitate allyship by being open to those that identify with the group as well as the individuals that support them.

GoDaddy is acknowledging National Disability Employment Awareness Month and National Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting two important ERGs.

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Workiva's Commitment to Building a Better Future

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As a cloud-based platform provider, our value chain is simple. It demonstrates the priority issues we identified in our materiality assessment, and where our business practices create value impact to our stakeholders and society in alignment with the UN Sustainability Development Goals.

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The Home Depot Recognized on Forbes' World's Best Employers List of 2021

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On Oct. 12, Forbes published this year’s 2021 World’s Best Employers list. The Home Depot came in at #22 overall and #2 in the retail and wholesale category for North and South America.

The list highlights 750 companies that were selected based on independent surveys from roughly 150,000 workers across 58 countries. Workers were asked to anonymously evaluate their willingness to recommend an employer and detail their satisfaction when asked about different work-related statements.

HOLA - Living and Embracing your Heritage Inside a Global Multicultural Company

Learning and Sharing as the Main Principle
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By Iskander Sanchez-Rola | Senior Principal Researcher, Norton Labs

I am originally from the Basque Country (Euskal Herria in Basque), a beautiful area full of breathtaking landscapes and rich culture north of the Iberian Peninsula. Nowadays, I happily live in the French Riviera.

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