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Released: 24-Feb-2020 1:35 PM EST
UN Global Compact Network USA Seeks Professionals Committed to Advancing Sustainable Development Goals
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The UN Global Compact Network USA is seeking applicants for this year's SDG Pioneers program from businesses and other organizations worldwide. Nominate an SDG Pioneer from your organization today!

Released: 21-Jan-2020 4:35 PM EST
ASU-led NASA Psyche mission offers free online course on team building from leadership experts
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The new Psyche Mission Innovation Toolkit online course is designed to help learners understand the unique challenges of a diverse team and provides tools to help address these challenges and take actions to be more successful in working with others. Image by ASU Continuing and Professional Education

20-Jan-2020 7:30 PM EST
New Investments and Research Indicate Multi-Trillion Dollar Market for Climate Restoration Through Carbon-Capture
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Climate restoration is the global movement to remove the trillion tons of excess CO2 from the atmosphere to restore our air to preindustrial levels of carbon dioxide and to preserve the Arctic ice. Given the climate emergency, climate restoration is a critical third pillar of climate action, complementing ongoing mitigation and adaptation efforts. New technologies and natural solutions for reducing CO2 levels in the next 30 years already exist and the costs for global-scale implementation are projected to be less than 1-3% of the global annual GDP.

Released: 30-Jan-2013 1:05 PM EST
Research Shows Rude Behavior at Work Is Increasing and Affects the Bottom Line
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Research shows rudeness at work is rampant, and it’s on the rise. In 2011, half of the workers surveyed said they were treated rudely at least once a week - up from a quarter in 1998. New research shows the tangible cost of this bad behavior.

Released: 16-Nov-2012 4:25 PM EST
Battle Ready: Five Steps to Build Recession-Proof Entrepreneurs
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How do entrepreneurs bounce back from uncertainty and decline, and start businesses ventures in challenging times? Research, based on 500 survey responses in the United States and abroad, reveals two major factors. This article describes five steps that individuals can take to learn and practice those traits.

Released: 18-Oct-2012 1:00 PM EDT
New Book “Governpreneurship” Presents Compelling Argument for Increased Focus on Public Sector Entrepreneurship
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Challenging the traditional view that entrepreneurship is exclusively a private-sector concern, Governpreneurship presents a compelling argument for increased focus on entrepreneurship in public sector organizations including case studies from around the globe. Co-authored by Thunderbird School of Global Management Professor Robert Hisrich, Ph.D. and scheduled for release on October 17, 2012, it is the only book to date to focus specifically on government entrepreneurship. The book includes a foreword by Former U.S. President Bill Clinton.

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