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Learn from Leaders Making a Difference on SDG 4 – Education

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This week, Global Sourcing Council's 17 Weeks for 17 SDGs Intiative explores Goal 4 with examples of action from organizations and businesses to ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.

The Global Challenge: Why Take Action?

Accenture Releases 2015 Corporate Citizenship Report; Skills to Succeed Initiative Equips More than 1.2 Million People with Job Skills

Press Release

NEW YORK, March 30, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has released its 2015 Corporate Citizenship Report, “Making a Measureable Difference,” which explores the company’s progress, performance and goals across its global operations.

FOX Sports University Program Brings FOX Sports and Microsoft Together for Unique Marketing Challenge at the University of Washington

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As part of the FOX Sports University program, which gives college students across the U.S. the chance to gain hands-on experience in the sports business, FOX Sports has teamed with the Microsoft Corporation for a unique education project at the University of Washington's Foster School of Business. Upper-level marketing students will spend the semester developing new ways to use Microsoft's OneNote application to enhance the sports experience for viewers and broadcasters.

Let Your Geek Flag Fly

By Gabe Brambila and Roman Smith
Blog

“I created this app in a weekend.” “I used several of AT&T’s APIs.” “I coded in C++.” “I used Linux.”

Along with tables filled with empty Red Bull cans and people in pink onesies, those are just parts of conversations we heard this past weekend at the 2016 AT&T Developers Summit and Hackathon held in Las Vegas prior to International CES. To those who are not hackers (like us), the experience was definitely intriguing.

Y Combinator's Sam Altman Dispenses Start Up Advice at Bloomberg's Cornell Tech Event

Multimedia with summary

Sam Altman, President of Y Combinator, sits down with Bloomberg's Tom Giles to discuss the core issues affecting today's startups in this inaugural speaker series, hosted by Bloomberg in conjunction with Cornell Tech. For R&D / Tech Jobs http://bit.ly/bbgtech

Building Bikes for Children in Need with the NY Mets and Bike NY

Blog

This holiday season, Bloomberg employees joined forces with the New York Mets and Bike New York to build and distribute 1,000 bicycles for children in need in the five boroughs of New York City. More than 400 Bloomberg, Mets and Bike NY employees gathered at Citi Field for what turned out to be the largest bike-build in the Northeast.

Patti Harris: On Climate Change, COP21 and Public Art

Bloomberg Philanthropies
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Originally posted on The Huffington Post

By Patricia Harris - CEO of Bloomberg Philanthropies 
 

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