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Active Listening Skills: The Practice of Communication – Management Consulted

Active listening skills are vital for excelling in any field and any industry – from consulting to entrepreneurship to hospitality. They allow you to relate to and understand your clients and deliver solutions that genuinely serve them. As we engage in …

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7 Essential Career-Readiness Tips for Students – Firsthand

By Melissa Fisher

Deciding what to do after school and how to prepare for life after college can be stressful and time-consuming. But it doesn’t have to be. If you follow the below seven stress-free tips, you’ll be well prepared …

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How Career Planning Can Help You Get Ahead – Firsthand

Are you feeling stuck in a boring and unfulfilling job? Or maybe you’re looking for a job but you’re not clear on which career direction you should pursue? No matter what stage of your career you find yourself in, career …

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L.E.K. Consulting Establishes Centre of Excellence for Sustainability – Consultancy U.K

Following the firm’s announcement it would become a net zero business by the end of the decade, L.E.K. Consulting has launched a new sustainability centre. The offering draws together the expertise, best practices and strategic insights necessary to support clients …

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How to Connect with Anyone and Create Interest – TedX

Ted talk by Sam Horn. 

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The World’s First Social Impact Cryptocurrency ELONGATE Announces Incorporation – Yahoo Finance

BERN, Switzerland, July 27, 2021 /CNW/ — The social impact cryptocurrency Elongate announces full incorporation in a multi-entity structure. The highly anticipated incorporation of Elongate became official this week as their two newly formed bodies set to launch. In detail, …

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TPG Raises $5.4 Billion for Climate Fund Chaired by Hank Paulson – Bloomberg Green

By Mellissa Karsh

TPG has brought in $5.4 billion for its climate investing strategy, making it one of the biggest sustainability-focused funds raised so far as firms push further into green strategies.

The TPG Rise Climate fund, launched earlier this …

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Presenting the 2021 Best for the World Companies – B Lab

The Practices, Policies, and People Driving Positive Social and Environmental Impact Through Business.

As the global economy remains uncertain and fragile in the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the reality of the inequitable recovery of different nations and populations is stark, clear, …

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Bridgewater Managers Back Sustainable Investing: Summit Update – Bloomberg Green

By Alastair Marsh and Eric Krebs

The second and final day of the Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit, which is underway, is focused on topics ranging from Europe’s green recovery to building a diverse workforce to discussions about the “S” in …

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Europe’s Manufacturers Fear Landmark Carbon Import Tax May Do More Harm Than Good – Fortune

By Christiaan Hetzner and David Meyer

When Ursula von der Leyen proposes the world’s most comprehensive climate legislation on Wednesday, one issue will be at the top of the EU Commission President’s agenda: preventing carbon leakage.

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