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From Reducing Incarceration To Fighting Climate Change: These 30 Under 30 Social Impact Leaders Will Change The World In 2021 – Forbes

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Written by Alexandra Wilson

I left Stanford thinking that I would be a professional circus performer,” says 29-year-old Clementine Jacoby, who spent her first post-grad year teaching acrobatics in a Brazilian gang diversion program. But rather than spend more time under …

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The Social Impact Of Bad Bots And What To Do About Them – Council Post

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Written by Pascal Podvin

As the CEO of a company that battles bad bots, I am naturally focused on the economic impact of malicious automation. But there’s an even more insidious and disturbing impact that concerns me — and it is …

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Map of US Land Value Reveals Interplay of Climate Change, Conservation Efforts, Real Estate, and Environmental Values – BU Today

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Written by Katherine Gianni

Since the start of 2020, the effects of global climate change have been increasingly apparent, from the wildfires that ravaged California and Colorado to Arizona experiencing the highest number of consecutive days with temperatures skyrocketing over …

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BU-Supported Wind Farm Now Up and Generating Clean Electricity – BU Today

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Written by Rich Barlow

Boston University begins buying clean energy today from the South Dakota wind farm that the University enabled, fulfilling a key goal of the University’s Climate Action Plan (CAP).

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4 Tips for Building Relationships Through Informational Interviews – Vault

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Written by David Solloway

Informational interviews are treasure troves of information. What you collect from these types of networking meetings—in which you build relationships with people at the organizations you want to join—can provide you with insights that can help you …

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Starting a Job Virtually – Management Consulted

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Covid-19 has changed a lot of things for a lot of people, and employment has definitely changed. Just a few months ago, it would be unheard of to never have a face to face meeting before you were hired. It’s …

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Gartner Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2021 – Gartner

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Written by Kasey Panetta
When employees at an industrial site returned to the workplace after it was closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, they noticed a few differences. Sensors or RFID tags were used to determine whether employees were washing their …
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Under Armour selling MyFitnessPal app for $345 million after better-than-expected third quarter – Baltimore Sun

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Written by Lorraine Mirabella

Under Armour’s plans to sell fitness app MyFitnessPal for $345 million are part of a turnaround strategy that executives said is paying off in strong online business and sales of new basketball shoe styles and women’s …

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Dunkin’ goes private in $11.3B deal – LinkedIn

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Written by Jake Perez

The parent company of Dunkin’ and Baskin-Robbins has sold itself to the private equity-backed firm that owns chains like Arby’s and Buffalo Wild Wings for $11.3 billion, including debt. The deal is one of the industry’s …

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Blue Apron bitten by its own success – LinkedIn

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Written by Kate Chapman

Blue Apron, boosted by Americans eating in amid the pandemic, has become a victim of its own success. The meal-kit delivery company saw customers drop off by 7.5% during the third quarter as it struggled to …

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