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Tips to Ease Your Nerves When Preparing for your First Internship

By: Lindsay Scholten

Internships are a great way to prepare for your future. They can help you discover if the job path you’ve chosen is the right one for you, expose you to the professional world, and equip you with skills, experience and knowledge for a successful career. Since internships are usually one of the first experiences for students in the professional working environment, they can seem a bit daunting. To help ease the nerves, here are five tips I learned during my summer internship to ensure you get the most from your experience.

PNC CEO: Don’t Overlook Workers with Disabilities

By Bill Demchak

Nearly one in five Americans lives with a disability. Here in the Pittsburgh region, where my company is headquartered, that works out to about half a million of our neighbors, family, friends and coworkers who face a physical or mental challenge. More than 300,000 of those individuals are working-age adults, yet fewer than...

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Cargill to Modernize Harrisonburg, Va., Hatchery, Improving Turkey Health, Biosecurity and Worker Safety

Press Release

HARRISONBURG, Va., August 3, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Modernization work totaling $7 million has commenced at Cargill Protein’s Harrisonburg, Va., turkey hatchery, with a focus on improving turkey health, biosecurity and worker safety.  Construction work is being performed by Nielsen Builders, Inc., of Harrisonburg, with installation of new cutting edge equipment technology expected to take 24 months.

Retired Colonel Heads Preparedness Operation for Duke Energy, Where Veterans Play Major Role in the Workforce


Steve McGugan’s passion to help people in the midst of crisis didn’t diminish when he retired from the U.S. Army. Only the battlefield has changed.

Driven to run to the sound of the guns, as one of his generals said, and responding to urgent situations distinguished his 24 years in the Army, including 39 months in combat operations.

That drive led McGugan, a colonel, to a new career. He joined Duke Energy in January as director of emergency preparedness.

Apprentice Program Helps a Small Company Recruit Talent

A Cisco Networking Academy Success Story

To compete for top IT workers, Atrion Networking Corporation in Rhode Island identifies up-and-coming IT “rock stars” through an innovative and competitive apprentice program working with the Cisco Networking Academy program. By investing in the future of their employees, Atrion is creating a culture of quality.

Matching New Talent to Opportunities

Nestlé’s Parent Support Spotlight on Nicole: Being in the Moment

“With the Parent Support Policy, I talked to my daughter more, read to her more, and embraced being in the moment.”

by Nicole, Director of Government Relations and Public Affairs at Nestlé

We’re a family of five: my husband, my four year old son Davis, my two year old son Ellis, and my six-month old daughter Audra.

Nestlé’s Parent Support Spotlight on Randy: Finding Support While Supporting Your Family

“Nestlé is there to support you as you support your family.”

by Randall, Quality Supervisor and Facility Hygienist at Nestlé

I’ve been married for five years, and I’m now a father of a an almost-three-year old son and an eight-month old son. I always wanted to work with a company that understands work-life balance — one of the reasons I came to work for Nestlé is because when I was researching companies, I always saw that they take care of their employees. That was the company I wanted to work for. It’s great to feel like it’s not just you and a keyboard, Nestlé is there to support you as you support your family.

Nestle’s Parent Support Spotlight on Meghan: Finding a Culture of Care

“I have a whole different level of commitment now, not just because of the benefits like paid leave and fertility support, but because of the culture of care.”

by Meghan, Employee Wellness Specialist at Nestlé USA

In 2012, my husband and I began trying to get pregnant. After several unsuccessful years, we decided on In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) but didn’t know how we’d pay for it.

Diageo’s Plainfield Facility Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary


On July 29, Diageo’s Plainfield, Illinois facility celebrated its 50th anniversary with a festival for its employees and families and a ceremony attended by several government officials.

Representative Randy Hultgren, representing the 14th District of Illinois, attended the 50th anniversary celebration and presented to the facility a flag that was flown over the United States Capitol in honor of Diageo Plainfield’s 50th anniversary, and will now be raised at the Plainfield Facility.   

Nestlé’s Parent Support Spotlight on Leanna: Getting an Opportunity to Balance

“I had a lot of good support- there are a lot of moms in my department, and they all encouraged me to take full advantage and said I wouldn’t regret it.”

by Leanna, Health and Welfare Benefits Team at Nestlé USA


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