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Rockwell Presents Family Engagement Book Reading to Open Dialogue About Children, Diversity, and Inclusion

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On Thursday, February 11, Rockwell Automation sponsored a live reading of “I am a Boy of Color”  by children’s author and diversity, equity and inclusion advocate Deanna Singh from Milwaukee. After Singh and her family read the book, they discussed their writing process and views on changing the narrative in literature to better represent diverse voices. Afterwards, Rockwell provided 50 signed copies of Singh’s books to the United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County.

Black & Veatch's Management Consulting Expands Regulatory, Strategic Leadership on Strategic Advisory Team

Industry experts Deiuliis, Zarumba enhance wide-ranging energy, infrastructure solutions
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OVERLAND PARK, Kansas, February 10, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Responding to the ever-changing regulatory landscape and the surging need to apply more strategic solutions to energy and infrastructure challenges, Black & Veatch Management Consulting’s Strategic Advisory Practice is pleased to announce the addition of two industry-leading experts to its leadership team.

Understanding Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), and Why It's a Critical Business Focus

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As the greater landscape of industry shifts beneath our feet, a crucial element is quietly evolving with it: the expectations of investors.

To determine the value of a potential investment, firms have begun using a specific set of criteria designed to evaluate a company’s sustainability. That is to say, how well will the company hold up to environmental scrutiny? How strong are its relationships in its social ecosystem? Is leadership transparent or will they end up in the headlines in a few years?

Partnership in Practice: American Airlines Legal Team Gives New Hope to Human Trafficking Survivor

Airline recognizes January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month
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American Airlines is in the business of getting people where they want to go and caring for them on their journeys. Recently, members of the airline’s Legal team helped fulfill the company’s purpose in an unexpected way, changing one woman’s life for good.

Castanita’s journey

Why Sustainable Manufacturing Makes Economic and Ethical Sense

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Rockwell Automation Chairman and CEO Blake Moret, a speaker at this week’s Davos Agenda, recently contributed to a World Economic Forum blog about ways the pandemic has forced manufacturing to change quickly.

Moret and co-author Allie Schwertner, sustainability and energy leader at Rockwell, also shared the new opportunities available to use digital transformation and other tools to better position the industry to be nimble and more sustainable in the future.

Empowering a Cultural Shift to Accelerate a More Sustainable and Just Future

by Ellen Jackowski Chief Sustainability and Social Impact Officer at HP
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As renowned author and management consultant Peter Drucker is often credited with saying, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” The collective beliefs, actions and support within a shared culture determine whether a strategy succeeds or fails. Whether transforming a governmental response to climate change or driving a business response, empowering a cultural shift that enables individuals to have agency in the success of the strategy is key.

This is a lesson HP embraces and we are driving action.

Unleashing a 55K sustainable impact team

Ecolab Again Named to Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index

Recognition reflects ongoing commitment to company-wide gender equality
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ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan. 27, 2021 /3BL Media/ Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services, has been named to Bloomberg’s Gender-Equality Index for a second consecutive year. Ecolab is among 380 companies across 11 sectors included in this year’s Gender Equality Index (GEI), which tracks the financial performance of public companies that support gender equality through policy development, representation and transparency.

Introducing Porter Novelli's 2021 Business of Cancel Culture Study

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Years ago, one voice may not have gained too much traction – it may have moved forward for a bit, or floundered before reaching too many ears. Yet, today, because of social media, a voice can carry. Now, collective voices spreading like digital wildfire can sway public opinion. One misstep or wrong word from a person, a celebrity or brand can put that entity in a social media maelstrom – where mutual disapproval puts that entity on the outs. It’s a phenomenon that has come to be known as “cancel culture.”

Kristen's Story: How ScottsMiracle-Gro Helped One Associate Achieve Her MBA

by Dianna Caspary, Associate Communications Manager, ScottsMiracle-Gro
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Kristen’s graduation day in May 2020 was postponed and changed to a virtual commencement due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It was disappointing, however, the actual date of graduation day did not define Kristen’s two-and-a-half-year journey to receive her Master of Business Administration (MBA).

Growing more than lawns and gardens

Integrating EHS and Sustainability Into Your Startup Business

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When starting a company, every penny must be invested wisely until a solid market niche is established. With limited funds, market disruptions like COVID19 can be and has been the end of many new endeavors. However, companies with routine environment, health, and safety (EHS) compliance programs and procedures are able to minimize the financial impact of these disruptions.

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