posts tagged with Multinational

Common Ground - creating safe places to discuss change

common-ground-logo.jpg Few can argue that news events during the summer of 2013 are clear evidence that we have more than enough race and gender based issues to debate and dispute in this country. The problems are not new, and they won’t be solved overnight. But it is heartening to know that there are those who are working to make positive changes. Small steps, but steps in the right direction nonetheless.

That’s why it was encouraging and inspiring to be in attendance at the 5th Anniversary celebration of Common Ground Memphis. Attended by about 100 people, young, old, Black, White, Latino, Asian, East Indian – it was as diverse a group as you can get.

Founded by local Memphis newspaper columnist Wendi Thomas, Common Ground was established to create a safe place for people to come together...

FedEx Express Ranked Among “World’s Best Multinational Workplaces”

gptw_list_logo.png ...Sometimes the story is about an employee who went well above expectations to deliver the Purple Promise to a customer. At other times, I hear amazing stories of employees who’ve helped someone in need. What’s common about the stories is how FedEx employees are driven to contribute to the company’s success in their own unique and remarkable ways.

Maybe you have a story to share about how you embraced the FedEx spirit. Why don’t you blog about it? I’d love to hear it!...