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Employers Making Strides To Improve Workplace Mental Health

Business and Tech

As workplace stress continues to rise, some employers are making changes to increase benefits that promote self-care, wellbeing, and life-work balance. Taylor Adams Director of Workplace Mental Health, Mental Health America (MHA). Expressing job-related frustrations is an American tradition.

Employers: Help Your Workers Reduce Stress With Financial Wellness Education

Business and Tech

A recent Mental Wealth survey by Laurel Road, KeyBank’s digital banking platform for healthcare and business professionals, found that 72% of Americans under the age of 40 — Millennials and Gen Z — say managing their finances is a strain on their mental health.

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Forward-Looking Employers Are Leading the Charge on Cultural Transformation

Business and Tech

Employees’ mental health is at an all-time low, according to a recent survey by Lyra. Nearly 31% of workers surveyed said their mental health has declined over the past year, up from 24% at the end of 2020.

A Q&A With the American Sustainable Business Network

Business and Tech

The American Sustainable Business Network is committed to promoting sustainable and equitable business practices. Jeffrey Hollender CEO and Co-Founder, American Sustainable Business Network. What are the ASBN’s three policy areas and how do they affect business?

The Real Cost of an Effective Learning and Development Program

Speaker: Cara North - Learning & Development Consultant, Speaker, & Researcher | Maggie Quigley - Senior Account Executive for US Market Userlane

In this webinar, L&D professionals Cara North and Maggie Quigley will discuss the various factors affecting training, and how you can stretch your budget to create an effective L&D program.

Why Paper Recycling Is a Success

Business and Tech

What makes paper recycling a success? American Forest & Paper Association’s Heidi Brock explains. Investing in and improving paper recycling has been among our industry goals for decades. We first set goals to improve paper recycling in the 1990s.

Fighting Climate Change — Lessons Learned from the Front Lines

Business and Tech

As the impacts of climate change become more apparent, we need to be vigilant when it comes to motor zero-emission technology. “We We are the last generation that can take steps to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.

Saving Money While Saving the Planet

Business and Tech

Capstone Green Energy helps organizations save money and reduce their carbon footprints by strategizing and executing more sustainable energy solutions. Capstone president and CEO Darren Jamison offered his insights into why going green is good for business.

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Unlocking Answers to the Universe’s Biggest Questions

Business and Tech

Illumina is on a mission to unlock the power of the human genome and impact the world for the greater good. As of right now, the future of human health has never looked more exciting. Illumina is unveiling its most advanced high throughput sequencing system, the NovaSeq X Series.

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How Sustainable Growing Practices Help Almonds and the Environment

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Now’s the time to debunk the misconception that almonds are water-wasters. Dan Sonke Director of Sustainability, Blue Diamond Growers. The California almond industry produces about 80% of the world’s almonds; its consistently warm climate is one of the only in the world that can support the plant.

How Businesses Can Plan and Execute Climate Strategies

Business and Tech

The need to drive climate action is more important than ever. That’s the message as Climate Week NYC, the biggest global climate event of its kind, concludes.

Product Market Fit: A Lesson from Sephora’s Head of Product

Speaker: Sneha Narahalli - VP, Head of Product at Sephora

In this webinar, Sneha Narahalli, Head of Product at Sephora (Digital, Data & MarTech), will give you an iterative method for identifying and developing Product Market Fit.

Women in the Trades: Making the Glass Ceiling a Myth

Business and Tech

We spoke to Roni Savage, CEO of Jomas Associates , about working successfully in a male-dominated industry and challenging the status quo. Roni Savage CEO , Jomas Associates. How have you, as a woman, navigated and succeeded in a male-dominated industry?

Creating Space for Black Women in Gaming

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During graduate school, I realized my gaming life was missing something. Being a Black woman online was an experience that often left me wanting many things: safety, community, camaraderie, cultural understanding.

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Increasing Safety Through Energy Resilience

Business and Tech

A popular term today, electrification is the process of powering homes and businesses with electricity rather than fossil fuels.

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Chelsy Snyder Anderson on Working in the Trades Industry

Business and Tech

Working in the trades runs in the family for Chelsy Snyder Anderson. The third-generation tradesperson explains some of the ins and outs of the industry. What is your advice to women in trade navigating a male-dominated industry?

Scott Colclough Knows the Importance of Skilled Trade Workplace Development

Business and Tech

With a global labor shortage on the rise, companies must invest in technological advancements as well as develop worker skills. Which technologies do you see bringing the most dramatic change to the skilled trade industry in the next few years?

Supply Chain Strategy (And Why Yours Isn't Working)

Speaker: Michelle Meyer, Founder and CEO of MatterProviders

Michelle Meyer is here to walk you through the future of supply chain strategy, and why your current approach is probably not working. In this exclusive webinar, she will explore ways to develop and perfect your new supply chain strategy in this post-pandemic era of uncertainty.

Youtuber Kienan Koga Sets His Sights on the Trades

Business and Tech

The Youtuber and project manager uses his platform to inform viewers about the ins and outs of the construction industry. How important is a college education in the trade industry?

A Q&A With Motivational Speaker and Tradeswoman Shannon Tymosko

Business and Tech

We talked to Shannon Tymosko, electrical apprentice with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers , about her career in the trades and her journey to get there. What do you think is the biggest myth when it comes to a career in skilled trades?

Moving the Skilled Trades Industry Forward

Business and Tech

In the late part of the 20th century, the skilled trades were thriving. As soldiers returned from war and families were growing at a rapid pace, infrastructure also boomed, which led to high demand for a workforce of men and women to support those industry needs.

Supporting Skilled Trades Will Improve the Housing Market

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Few moments provide the same solace as when you step through your front door and come home. Whether it’s a townhouse, apartment, or single-family home, having a place where you can truly be yourself is comforting.

New Ways to Reach, Influence, and Close More Deals with Intent Data

Speaker: Ardath Albee, B2B Marketing Strategist and CEO of Marketing Interactions

Acting on intent data when applied to buyer context can be a game-changer for gaining attention by increasing relevance, which drives purposeful engagement toward purchase. But all intent data is not the same. In this webinar, learn the difference between interest and intent, and the best ways to use the right data.

Expanding Great Futures Within Skilled Trades

Business and Tech

With workers in the skilled trades in steep demand and the cost-benefit ratio of college education under scrutiny, career exploration and workforce readiness programs for young people may be the key to ensuring the success of skilled trades. College as a default option is being re-evaluated.

NAHB & HBI Are Training the Next Generation of Home Builders

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A severe lack of skilled workers and an aging workforce threaten to slow new home production, curb housing affordability, and derail the industry’s ability to stand strong amid rising recession risks to the overall economy. In fact, the construction industry needs to add 2.2

The Path to Opportunity in Skilled Trades Careers

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As a labor shortage grips the construction industry and college degrees lose their luster, one company trains the next generation. The U.S. construction industry is struggling to find workers in the skilled trades. According to the Home Builders Institute, there are more than 300,000 open positions.

Panelists Reveal Their Tricks of the Trade

Business and Tech

The world needs to know that the trades are a lucrative and creative career path, not just a last resort. Christof Becker Senior Vice President of Operations & Supply Chain Americas, Henkel. How can we reframe what it means to work in the trades?

Gain a Competitive Edge: The Importance of a Supplier Diversity Program

Speaker: Rod Robinson, SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice, Insight Sourcing Group

In this exclusive webinar, Rod Robinson, SVP of the Supplier Diversity Practice Lead & Center of Excellence at Insight Sourcing Group, dives into the key benefits corporations are seeing emerge from their supplier diversity programs, and how you can gain unique competitive advantages with a supplier diversity program of your own.

To Beat the Workforce Shortage, Reimagine the Workforce

Business and Tech

What we think about when picturing a specific industry may be perpetuating biases and excluding parts of the workforce.

Trades Employers Must Widen Their Talent Net — Apprenticeship Can Help

Business and Tech

From leadership to workers to customers, every person in the trades benefits from robust diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility initiatives and programs. According to the U.S.

DC Fast Charging Alone Isn’t a Sufficient Answer to America’s EV Charging Future

Business and Tech

The United States is now rolling out a once-in-a-lifetime level of investment to accelerate a fast charing EV adoption by funding EV charging infrastructure. But there’s a problem: we’re obsessed with speed, and focusing on fast alone isn’t going to cut it.

Small Business Expert Gene Marks’ Advice for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs

Business and Tech

Small businesses face a lot of challenges these days, including hiring and retaining employees, inflation, supply chain issues, and more. Read on as small business expert Gene Marks shares his insights to help small business owners navigate the current marketplace. Gene Marks Founder, Marks Group PC.

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Shaping the Future: Product Strategy in the Age of Uncertainty

Speaker: William Haas Evans - Principal Consultant, Product Strategy Practice Lead, Kuroshio Consulting

In this webinar, we'll explore product strategy obstacles and present practices to overcome them while driving clarity and alignment across your executive team.

How Small Businesses Can Cope With Rising Inflation

Business and Tech

Here are five ways small business owners can get prepared and get ahead amid economic uncertainty and rising inflation. Kevin Hubbard Co-Founder, Rhoback Activewear, Member, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council. Inflation has continued to rise at staggering levels.

Small Businesses Can Boost Revenue and Increase Demand With Delivery Platforms

Business and Tech

To grow their businesses in an ever-changing, on-demand world, small businesses find success with delivery platforms that offer broad choices, flexibility, and control. For small businesses, offering delivery can be an efficient way to expand beyond brick-and-mortar to online.

Three Ways a Peer-Based Network Can Energize Entrepreneurs

Business and Tech

As a startup entrepreneur, you wear all the hats — sales, marketing, fulfillment, invoicing, accounting, and business strategy, to name just a few. It can be exhausting, but entrepreneurs thrive on bootstrapping and solving impossible challenges.

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How Women Can Overcome Barriers That Some Men Don’t Even See

Business and Tech

Picture this. Several weeks ago I was on stage in front of an audience delivering a keynote speech about the topic of “Wellness Privilege.”. Laura Putnam Author, “Workplace Wellness That Works;” CEO, Motion Infusion; Creator, Managers on the Move.

Discover the Secrets to Creating More Meaningful Training Experiences

Speaker: David Kelly - CEO The Learning Guild & Luke Talbot - Chief Product Officer at Userlane

During this webinar, you will learn how to streamline your software training, boost ROI for your systems, and increase employee productivity.

Reimagining the Future of Work

Business and Tech

Liz Ryan is the chief executive officer and founder of Human Workplace , a publishing and consulting firm whose mission is to reinvent work for people. Below, she discusses how to recruit talent in a digital workspace. Liz Ryan Founder and CEO, Human Workplace.

The Hidden Epidemic of Sleep Deprivation

Business and Tech

Sleep deprivation is more than an inconvenience — it’s a serious health risk. Our attitudes towards sleep need a revolution. Sleep is deeply misunderstood.

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Addressing Mental Health Post-Pandemic

Business and Tech

Workplace wellness author and Motion Infusion founder and CEO Laura Putnam explains why having the best benefits isn’t necessarily the key to better employee retention and morale. Laura Putnam Founder and CEO, Motion Infusion.

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Effective Tools for Employee Wellbeing

Business and Tech

Jeffrey Pfeffer has taught at Stanford University since 1979. He is the author or coauthor of 15 books including “ Power: Why Some People Have It—and Others Don’t ” and “The Human Equation: Building Profits by Putting People First.”

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Secure Your Supply Chain: How to Build Resiliency for the Future

Speaker: Bart Huthwaite, Principal, RSM, Operations and Supply Chain

In this webinar, Bart Huthwaite will explore best practices in building and improving supply chain resilience for a successful and productive future.