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This Revealing P&G Campaign Takes a Look at Couples' Mental To-do Lists

Proximity's #mentaldownload project in Spain takes a more nuanced look at gender imbalance
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By Alexandra Jardine

P&G is taking a revealing look at the gender imbalance in household chores in its latest campaign from Spain.

In a project titled #mentaldownload (#descargamental in Spanish) the company aims to reflect that, despite the fact that families and roles are changing, many women continue to be responsible for all logistics and decision-making in the home.

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A Breakthrough Moment for Women in Global Trade

If we’re serious about inclusion, we must help more women take their business global.
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More than 1 million people celebrated the first large-scale International Women’s Day event in 1911, when citizens across Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland gathered to mark social, economic, cultural and political progress for women.

UPS Honored With Inaugural Top Corporation Hall Of Fame Award For Supporting Women-Owned Businesses

UPS has been selected for the Top Corporation Hall of Fame for Women’s Business Enterprises by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
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March 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ — UPS (NYSE:UPS) has been selected for the Top Corporation Hall of Fame for Women’s Business Enterprises by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). While UPS has been recognized as a WBENC Top Corporation in prior years, this marks the inaugural year for the Top Corporation Hall of Fame. UPS is one of only nine companies achieving this new, pinnacle designation. 

Comerica Returns as Presenting Sponsor for 5th Annual Mi Gente Magazine Spirit of Frida Awards

Nominations for 2019 Spirit of Frida Awards in six different categories now being accepted
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DETROIT, March 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Comerica Bank, for the fifth consecutive year, has returned as presenting sponsor for the annual Mi Gente Magazine Spirit of Frida Awards, which consists of six different categories including: Civil Rights, Corporate Advocate/Volunteer, Entrepreneur, Grassroots/Community Advocate, Politician and Amiga.

The ‘Spirit of Frida Award’ recognizes the exemplary contributions of women in their fields whose individual paths of excellence are inspiring and have made them important contributors and role models in their communities.

Sharene Pierce Helps Keep the Grid Running

For Women’s History Month, she gives this student a behind-the-scenes look at her job
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This is the first in a series for Women’s History Month where female students met with women who work at Duke Energy to tour each employee’s workplace and learn about careers in the energy industry. By showing the girls careers they were unaware of, we hope to inspire them to cast aside gender roles and set their own path.

Eighth-grader Nina Cancro walked into Duke Energy’s Distribution Control Center not sure what to expect. That’s understandable because people rarely see this side of energy delivery, but Sharene Pierce was ready to give her a tour.

More Than 600 Representatives From Business, Government and Civil Society Call for Gender Equality at the United Nations

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UNITED NATIONS, N.Y., March 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The United Nations Global Compact, United Nations Office for Partnerships (UNOP) and UN Women convened over 600 representatives from business, Government and civil society this week to discuss business action to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment.

CEOs Unite in Response to Backlash on Gender Equality

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The following is a joint press release from Male Champions of Change and the United Nations Global Compact. 

Businesses leaders convene at the United Nations to discuss barriers to progress

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The following is a joint press release from Male Champions of Change and the United Nations Global Compact. 

Businesses leaders convene at the United Nations to discuss barriers to progress

Women’s Foodservice Forum Recognizes Sodexo’s Lorna Donatone as an Industry Titan

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GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 12, 2019 /3BL Media/ -- Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to Quality of Life, announced that Lorna Donatone, CEO Geographical Regions for Sodexo North America, was named as an Industry Titan during the Women’s Foodservice Forum’s (WFF) 2019 Annual Leadership Development Conference.

Video | eBay Employees Share the Advice They Would Give to their Younger Selves

On International Women’s Day, our employees share their best pieces of advice to help empower the next generation.
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On International Women’s Day, we celebrate the achievements of women everywhere, while acknowledging the need to accelerate gender balance.

For nearly 25 years, eBay has been a strong advocate for fostering diversity and inclusion. In the spirit of mentorship and empowerment, we asked some of our employees to share the advice they would give to their younger selves, to help inspire the next generation of women.

Andrea Stairs
General Manager, Canada & Latin America

HP Demonstrating Commitment To Diversity And Inclusion

by Patrick Moorhead
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HP Inc. is a company that I follow very closely. I covered the company extensively at CES 2019 this year and was impressed by the array of new, innovative displays it brought to its PC line (you can see my coverage here). It’s no secret that the company excels at delivering powerful PC offerings, but that’s not what I wanted to talk about today.

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