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Alkermes Launches New Disease State Website to Offer Education About Alcohol Dependence

Myrelationshipwithalcohol.com Provides Information About the Disease, Personal Stories and an Interactive Questionnaire to Assess Drinking Patterns
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DUBLIN, April 29, 2021 /3BL Media/ -- Myrelationshipwithalcohol.com, a new website sponsored by Alkermes, Inc., a subsidiary of Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS), recently went live to offer education about alcohol

Meet the Hiring Manager: Marc Sindlinger — Director, Enterprise Accounts, VMware

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Our Meet the Hiring Manager series allows you to get to know the people who grow teams at VMware. You’ll learn about our hiring managers’ career paths and what they look for in candidates during the interview process. This week we’d like you to meet Marc Sindlinger.

VMware Careers: Marc, tell us about your career journey to date? 

Comcast NBCUniversal Named One of the Top 25 Best Companies to Work for by Fortune

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Comcast NBCUniversal was recognized by Fortune, in partnership with global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work, as the 21st best company to work for on its ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ list this year. This is the fourth straight year Comcast has been named on this list and the first time the company has placed among the top 25 employers nationwide.

CHL Employee Experts Conversation Series | #3 Driving Associate Wellbeing in the Retail Landscape

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In the third instalment of the Collaboration for Healthier Lives Employee Experts Conversation Series, Hellen de Leeuw, Program Director Benefits at Ahold Delhaize, delved into associate wellbeing in the retail space. Hellen addresses associate wellbeing from different angles, why it is so important, why it is worth placing at the top of business agendas, and how COVID has shaped the workforce of the future.

 

CHL Employee Experts Conversation Series | #2 Enabling a Culture of Wellbeing

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Johnson & Johnson's Jennifer Posa, PhD, MS, and Sean Chai take a deep dive into their company's mission to support the total health and wellbeing of their employees and their families, as they continue to work towards becoming the healthiest workforce in these turbulent COVID times.

 

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CHL Employee Experts Conversation Series | #1 Prioritising Employee Health in Leadership Training

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The Consumer Goods Forum, Collaboration for Healthier Lives Coalition of Action hosted an interactive conversation session for HR professionals to share learnings and practical steps to train managers on employee health and wellness, in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. In the first edition of the series, Danone, Grupo Bimbo and Bimbo Canada presented their company experiences and learnings during the session.

 

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The Butterfly Effect

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It isn’t often that the arrival of an electricity bill puts a smile on a customer’s face – but the first bill of 2021 was an exception for 70-year-old retiree Carrie Chui, who lives with her husband in Hong Kong’s New Territories.

“It was like sunshine on a rainy day,” she says. 

With the bill came two coupons worth HK$50 each, just in time for the Chinese New Year holiday as the couple prepared for their festive celebrations.

Make Lunch Count

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You could be forgiven for nearly choking on your cheese sandwich while scoffing at the revelation that many employees are failing to make time for a decent lunch break.​

While everyone needs to refuel in the day, I’ll wager you’re cramming that sandwich in while continuing to toil at your desk. Taking phone calls, tackling work emails and preparing for your next Zoom meeting, while brushing crumbs off your keyboard. Sounds familiar?​

Cutting Edge: How an Inquiring Mind Found His Niche at Koch-Glitsch

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Pedro Osornio is a natural-born tinkerer. As a young boy, he once dismantled a radio, poked through the cables and circuitry, then put it back together. A few years later, he and his brother built a natural gas-fired stove for his family’s restaurant.

“We figured out how the gas flowed and everything,” Pedro says. “I’ve always liked knowing how things work and finding a better way to do things.”

FedEx Distribution of COVID-19 Vaccines Grows, Reaches 100 Million Vaccine Doses Delivered

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Statement from Don Colleran, president and CEO of FedEx Express on COVID-19 vaccine transportation

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Statement from Don Colleran, president and CEO of FedEx Express on COVID-19 vaccine transportation

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