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Kim Guthrie is Cox Media Group’s President

Blog from in Human Resources
Mar 24, 2017 9:35 AM ET

In celebration of Women's History Month, female leaders from across Cox Enterprises are sharing insights from their experience throughout the month of March. Kim Guthrie is Cox Media Group’s president.

What women inspire you and why?

Transform employee volunteerism with free online course ‘Empathy in Motion: The Power of Employee Volunteering’

Blog from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM ET

Companies across the globe are gatekeepers of a valuable experience for employees, providing support and resources for employees to take action and make a difference in the communities where they live and work.

As a corporate social responsibility leader you realize that providing volunteer opportunities and support can build morale, encourage team building, increase productivity and help to develop and build your company culture.

But what’s the best way to create or strengthen volunteer programs? 

AEG’s Participating Stadiums, Arenas, Theatres, Clubs, Convention Centers, and Teams Will “Go Dark” for One Hour to Support Climate Change

Press Release from in Environment
Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM ET

LOS ANGELES, March 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ – On Saturday, March 25, 68 AEG stadiums, arenas, theatres, clubs, convention centers and teams in 36 cities, seven countries and four continents will “go dark” in support of World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) Earth Hour, a worldwide grassroots movement to unite people in protecting the planet. From 8:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Many people share personal information on social media – including their experiences of using medicines. This is valuable data that can help us improve patient care.

Article from in Health and Wellness
Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM ET

Our pharmacovigilance centre of excellence collects publically available data from social media and filters out unrelated information and anything that would infringe patient privacy. The Centre’s analysis is helping us to understand the benefits of our products, alert us to unexpected adverse effects, and evaluate the misuse of drugs.

Article from in Eco-Living, Consumption & Travel
Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM ET

Roberta Barbieri, vice president of global water and environmental solutions at PepsiCo, spoke to GreenBiz senior writer Heather Clancy at GreenBiz 17 about the company’s updated targets to mitigate water risk. 

Click here to read the full article on GreenBiz.com. 

by Sarah Murry, HP Newsroom Managing Editor

Blog from in Environment
Mar 24, 2017 8:50 AM ET

Not all aging gadgets will be safely dismantled and have their components scrapped or re-used when dropped off at local US recycling centers, according to Basel Action Network (BAN), an environmental nonprofit.

Press Release from in People, Social Action & Community Engagement
Mar 24, 2017 8:35 AM ET

March 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ - People living in more than 40 countries around the world are to benefit from a partnership between AkzoNobel and global peace movement MasterPeace which will involve painting 100 walls. 

Launched today in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, the Let's Colour Walls of Connection initiative aims to inspire and energize cities around the world and make people's lives more liveable and inspiring.

by Erin Connor, Portfolio Manager for Critical Human Needs, Cisco Corporate Affairs and Cisco Foundation

Blog from in Technology. Innovation & Solutions
Mar 24, 2017 8:20 AM ET

Today, an unprecedented 63.9 million people worldwide are forcibly displaced, and 21.3 million of those are refugees. From Syria to Afghanistan to Somalia, millions of men, women, and children are being forced to flee their homes because of conflict and persecution.

MED researchers create network with Walmart Foundation grant

Article from in Philanthropy
Mar 24, 2017 8:05 AM ET

Women make up 15 percent of US active duty troops, and they often face unique challenges during their deployment—and after they come home. Unlike veterans with physical wounds, post-traumatic stress disorder, or adjustment problems such as substance abuse or depression, who can look to the VA and other groups for help, many who don’t have such issues also may struggle to readjust. Two BU School of Medicine researchers are building the Women Veterans Network (WoVeN) to help women who have served to thrive in civilian life.

PNC’s 2016 Corporate Social Responsibility report highlights the bank’s progress in addressing key sustainability issues.

Article from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Mar 24, 2017 8:05 AM ET

Mission-oriented brand aligns with Whole Foods Market® to help women entrepreneurs

Press Release from in Business & Trade
Mar 24, 2017 8:00 AM ET

NEW YORK, March 24, 2017 /3BL Media/ – WTRMLN WTR, the pioneer in cold-pressed juiced watermelon, announces today that it has teamed up with Whole Foods Market’s nonprofit Whole Planet Foundation to alleviate poverty. A percentage of sales from all WTRMLN WTR BLNDS products (including GNGR, CHRRY, and LME) will benefit Whole Planet Foundation, whose mission is poverty alleviation through microcredit in communities around the world that supply Whole Foods Market stores with products.

Press Release from in Reporting, Ratings & Rankings
Mar 24, 2017 5:00 AM ET

LONDON, March 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Corporate social responsibility and sustainability reporting is growing globally yet many brands continue to suffer from a lack of awareness about their organisations’ many environmental, social and governance (EHS) successes.

Join 3BL Media’s Stephanie Conzelman and Vanessa Smith on 6 April at 1 p.m. GMT (9 a.m. EDT) for a behind-the-scenes tour of ReportAlert, the report announcement platform used by more than 500 global brands from Marks & Spencer and GSK to Maersk and Adidas.

Blog from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 23, 2017 7:25 PM ET

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has recognized four of the six series composing Xploration Station, the three-hour block of STEM programming for kids and teens airing weekend mornings on Fox TV Stations, with a total of seven nominations for the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards.

Press Release from in Awards and Recognition
Mar 23, 2017 5:20 PM ET

BOSTON, March 23, 2017 /3BL Media/ – Jennifer James, Smart City Solutions Lead for Black & Veatch, has been selected to serve on the Boston Advisory Board of Leading Cities. The nonprofit global network promotes sustainable and resilient Smart City solutions by encouraging diplomacy and collaboration.

Multimedia with summary from in Human Resources
Mar 23, 2017 5:00 PM ET

This Women’s History Month, CSX is celebrating a crucial force driving the future of freight railroads: Women. Gender diversity and opportunities for women are key parts of CSX’s overall inclusion program, and CSX is committed to empowering, accelerating and supporting its women at all levels of the business.