Organizations Work to Help Returning Engineers Find Jobs


I’m a voracious reader. I seek out good news stories and these days they’re hard to find. So when I come upon a newspaper article that is all about helping others, I like to share the wealth with others who want a break from all the bad news that peppers our media.

NW&RA Welcomes New Certification Director

Tiffany Jones has extensive experience in the entire product cycle of certification programs

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NW&RA) has announced the hiring of the association's new certification director, Tiffany Jones.

Press Release

The National Waste & Recycling Association (NW&RA) has announced the hiring of the association's new certification director, Tiffany Jones.

Change The World For A Day: "What Matters"?

World Merit Day 2014 sees global activist icon Malala Yousafzai headline a menu of truly inspirational speakers at the 'What Matters' conference.

Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwaukee’s parks

Johnson Controls providing summer jobs for urban youth for ninth consecutive year
Press Release

MILWAUKEE, July 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, is kicking off the 2014 Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) that will provide 48 Milwaukee area high school students real world job experiences. CLC is a paid summer jobs program that was created and is sponsored by Johnson Controls in partnership with the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB) who manage the program.

Symantec Invest $2 Million To Tackle Youth Unemployment

by David Connor

If you are going to launch a new CSR initiative then having one of the most powerful and well-known politicians in the world standing next you may just help get it noticed.

Former US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, recently announced the new pilot programme called Symantec Cyber Career Connection (SC3) at the Clinton Global Initiative America Meeting in Denver.

Can Mobile Texting Help Turn The Tide Of Poverty?


By Judith Magyar, Director, Strategic Communications, SAP Global Mobility Solutions

Accenture Awards Save the Children an Additional US$3.2 Million to Provide Young Adults in China, Bangladesh and Vietnam with Job Skills

Grant is part of Accenture’s Skills to Succeed corporate citizenship initiative
Press Release

SHANGHAI, China, May 14, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Accenture and Save the Children today announced that Accenture and the Accenture Foundations have awarded Save the Children an additional US$3.2 million to build upon Accenture-supported projects in China that create job skills training and placement opportunities for disadvantaged and at-risk young people.

100,000 Jobs Mission Companies Hire a Total of 140,832 Veterans Through First Quarter 2014

Coalition grows to 154 companies; Launches portal to help military spouses find jobs
Press Release

Washington, May 8, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Companies in the 100,000 Jobs Mission hired a total of 140,832 U.S. military veterans through the first quarter of 2014 – putting the coalition well on the way to beat its doubled goal of hiring 200,000 by 2020.

A total of 143 additional companies have joined the initiative since its launch by 11 companies in 2011.

Sharing best practices

The companies met in Washington, D.C. yesterday to share best practices and discuss some of the challenges impacting veteran and military spouse employment. 

Jo Deblaere, Accenture’s Chief Operating Officer and Group Chief Executive—Europe, Appointed New Chairman of JA-YE Europe Board of Directors

Press Release

Brussels, April 8th, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Junior Achievement – Young Enterprise (JA-YE) Europe, Member of JA Worldwide®, welcomes Jo Deblaere, Accenture’s chief operating officer and group chief executive—Europe, as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors.  Mr Deblaere served as a member of our Board of Directors for the last two years. His appointment underscores Accenture’s longstanding commitment to Junior Achievement in Europe and around the world.

Try Recycling Jobs Instead of Trading Them Away

by RP Siegel

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - President Obama would like to create more jobs for American workers. One way he is attempting to do that is by negotiating more free trade agreements. Apparently he didn’t learn anything from Bill Clinton, who pushed through the disastrous NAFTA trade bill and several others like it. Twenty years later, the consensus seems to be that NAFTA was good for corporations, but bad for jobs.


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