August 07, 2020

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The X Factor: How Johnson & Johnson Has Helped Ignite the Power of Women Since 1886

Published: Mar 19, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

For International Women's Day, we’re taking a look at some of the ways the company has shown its commitment to women—from industry-leading employee benefits to life-changing innovations.

#EachforEqual: Blackbaud Employees Pledge Commitment to Equality for Women's History Month

Published: Mar 19, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Mar. 19 /CSRwire/ - Every year on March 8, International Women's Day is celebrated in many countries around the world. The day signifies centuries of women's achievements and the journey to gender equality without regard to divisions, whether national, ethnic, linguistic, cultural, economic...

Arrow Electronics Engineers Inspire Girls to Study Science at Girls and Science Event

Published: Mar 17, 2020 – 11:56 AM EST

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - Arrow Electronics Engineers Grace Doepker and Maddie Eyolfson provided aspiring young scientists with a sneak peek at life as an engineer at the 6th annual Girls and Science education event March 7. More than 4,000 participants attended...

From Program to Possibility: Lily Akter, Quality Assurance Coordinator at Gildan

Published: Mar 17, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - Lily joined Gildan in 2010 as a Quality Inspector and has since advanced her career, growing into her current position as Quality Assurance Coordinator. Today, she shares the impact that one of Gildan's professional development programs has had on...

Mariela Poleo Appointed President of Simón Bolivar Foundation

Published: Mar 17, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

HOUSTON, Mar. 17 /CSRwire/ - CITGO Petroleum Corporation announced the appointment of Mariela Poleo as President of the Simón Bolivar Foundation (SBF), the company's non-profit, private foundation dedicated to catalyzing organizations and resources to meet the humanitarian needs of Venezuelans and Venezuelan refugees....

Cox Partners With Girls Inc.

Published: Mar 16, 2020 – 01:27 PM EST

Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - Today's girls face very real and profound issues as they navigate gender, economic and social barriers. But Girls Inc. is working to ensure positive outcomes for all girls - like increasing their graduation rate, helping them solve real-life problems...

It’s Impossible for Us to Flourish as a Digital Nation Without Workplace Gender Diversity

Published: Mar 16, 2020 – 01:17 PM EST

Originally published on ITProPortal By George Brasher Diversity is a critical piece of the puzzle and one that also makes good business sense - McKinsey Global Institute estimates that getting more women into the workforce could create up to $12 trillion in additional...

International Women’s Day 2020: How Keysight Is Acting for Equality

Published: Mar 16, 2020 – 12:10 PM EST

Keysight Blogs The theme for this year's International Women's Day was 'an equal world is an enabled world.' As well as celebrating women's achievements, the day is also a call to action to raise awareness against gender bias and accelerate efforts to realize...

From Program to Possibility: Sabrina Teixeira, Director of Financial Operations at Gildan

Published: Mar 16, 2020 – 11:30 AM EST

Mar. 16 /CSRwire/ - For International Women's Day, we asked Sabrina Teixeira, Director of Financial Operations at Gildan's headquarters, to share how some of the Company's initiatives have empowered her as a woman in the workforce. Sabrina chose to talk about the "Leading...

Diversity, Inclusion, & Equity Initiatives Elevating Women Leaders

Published: Mar 13, 2020 – 03:25 PM EST

Diversity, Inclusion, & Equity Initiatives Elevating Women Leaders In 2018, Mariana Cestau, a Medtronic senior business unit manager, led a successful effort to close a gender pay equity gap in Chile. Today, women working at Medtronic in Chile earn the same as their...

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