Author Archives: Megan Neely

Pier 1 plans to close 450 stores and fire hundreds of employees as the company struggles to stay afloat via Business Insider

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Pier 1 is planning to close 450 stores, representing about half of its total store count, as it struggles to stay afloat after years of falling sales.

The company revealed plans for the closings, which could affect thousands of …

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The biggest news and highlights from CES 2020 (so far) via Wired

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After a few years that could never be described as vintage, the biggest consumer technology show of the year has started the new decade with a bang. There’s a lot to get through. Here’s all you need to know

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World’s largest brewer signs 10-year renewable electricity deal via CNBC

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The world’s largest brewer, AB InBev, has signed a deal with renewable energy developer BayWa r.e that will see the drinks giant purchase 100% renewable electricity for its brewing operations in Europe.

Under the 10-year virtual power purchase agreement, …

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U.S. Department of Energy Launches Energy Storage Grand Challenge via Energy.gov

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WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette announced the launch of the Energy Storage Grand Challenge, a comprehensive program to accelerate the development, commercialization, and utilization of next-generation energy storage technologies and sustain American global leadership in energy storage. …

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The Global Future of Work: B Corp-Produced Documentary Takes a Local Look via B the Change

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‘American Factory’ Shows How Workers Around the World Share Common Concerns from Corporate Accountability to Workplace Safety

This article was created in partnership with Participant.

Most workers have a few common desires: a safe, reliable job that provides a …

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Colleges Are Beginning to Tackle Student Homelessness via Next City

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Miguel Ortiz-Cruz was a junior at North Carolina State University when Hurricane Florence hit. Three years earlier, he had come to the Raleigh-based university on a full-ride scholarship. A year later, he planned to graduate from NC State’s College of …

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Stop by the Feld!

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With the new semester fast approaching, we wanted to take this time to remind you that the Feld Center is open and operating!

M-TH: 9am-5pm

F: 9am-2pm

Feld Center regular hours (M-F, 8-5pm) resume the week of 8/19/19

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Intern Profile: Questrom’s Deloitte MBA Interns

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Recently, three Deloitte MBA interns, Lauren Evans (left), Stacey Graf (middle), and Sara Adelsberg (right), visited the Dallas Cowboys field as part of their experience! We can’t wait to see what they do next

“Thanks for having us Cowboys, we …

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What have our IRMs been up to this Summer?

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Our IRMs have been busy this Summer visiting a multitude of companies and continuing to grow our employer partnerships, while also finding time to speak at and visit exciting conferences!

Most recently, our team attended MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance’s …

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4 lessons we’ve learned, sometimes the hard way, about inclusive marketing – Google

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Written by Lorraine Twohill

After realizing Google’s creative work didn’t reflect the real world, Lorraine Twohill, Google’s chief marketer, is forging a path toward more inclusive marketing. Here she shares Google’s approach — because diversity in advertising is a bigger challenge …

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