Turning Java Into Jobs: How To Master The Coffee Chat

 

Whether you’re following up with a new connection or seeking advice from an established mentor, you can gain valuable insight through reaching out for a cup of coffee.

While coffee chats are usually informal interactions, they can often lead to more substantial relationships over time. At Global Professionals Practicum (GPP), we’ve seen coffee turn into mentorship relationships, invitations to exclusive events, and unsolicited job offers for our clients. Continue reading Turning Java Into Jobs: How To Master The Coffee Chat

Orlando Sheriff’s Office Gets Down In Hilarious ‘Keep Dancing’ Video

 

Weeks after responding to tragedy at an Orlando nightclub, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office is once again performing double duty — this time with an

uplifting dance video “to keep Orlando smiling.”

In the hilarious three-minute video, posted Friday, hundreds of OCSO employees bust a move as part of the “Keep Dancing Orlando” challenge.

Sheriff Jerry Demings is the first to call his employees to the floor during the opening — a mock press conference where he promises an “important announcement.” Continue reading Orlando Sheriff’s Office Gets Down In Hilarious ‘Keep Dancing’ Video

Why Soccer Star Alex Morgan Is Proud To Play #LikeAGirl

Before she became a soccer star, Alex Morgan faced a coach who discouraged her from playing the game she loved. Now, the U.S. women’s national soccer team forward is partnering up with Always to ensure that young women maintain the confidence and motivation to stay in sports.

Always sparked an important conversation about stereotypes surrounding girls with its original #LikeAGirl ad that aired during the 2015 Super Bowl. The company’s latest video encourages girls to “keep playing” #LikeAGirl, which seemed like a natural fit for Morgan. Continue reading Why Soccer Star Alex Morgan Is Proud To Play #LikeAGirl

Sustainability is a Mindset

 

Sustainability cannot be limited to a single department in a company, words in a glossy report, or on a poster on the wall.
It should be the focal point in every business’ purpose.
To me, making a real difference for the world within SDG 6, water, and SDG 13, climate change, leads othe way.

Today, I have the pleasure of sharing these thoughts with world- and business-leaders at the UN Global Compact Leaders’ Summit in New York. This, I am both honoured and excited to do. Because thinking businesses and sustainability in a common context is decisive. Not least in my business. The water business. Continue reading Sustainability is a Mindset

More Exposed: Verizon’s FiOS-Wireless Bait & Switch in Boston

 

There is a strong stench coming up from the cobblestones in Boston. And the more we dig, the worse it gets. (Start with first article.)

On March, 31, 2016, Verizon Cellco Partners, D/B/A Verizon Wireless, signed a full, 71 page, detailed agreement (and appendixes) to offer wireless services, including DAS, (Distributed Antenna System; small cell, fiber-to-the-antenna)–in the City of Boston. Continue reading More Exposed: Verizon’s FiOS-Wireless Bait & Switch in Boston

Connections: A 7-Day Interview Series With Women Entrepreneurs – Day 3

 

Paige Filliater is an expert at digital marketing. Her Facebook live videos are off the charts and she essentially gives free information every day. If you you want spot on sales strategies with a lot of love and humor, you want to get to know Paige. Continue reading Connections: A 7-Day Interview Series With Women Entrepreneurs – Day 3

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