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One plastic bottle can now become part of all your holiday celebrations. That’s because processes have been developed that make plastic beverage bottles and food containers recyclable into new ones. Until recently, plastic containers have only been recycled into such things as carpet and fiberfill for pillows and ski jackets. But now, a bottle can […] Read more

NetJets 24 Hour Worldwide Medical Assistance

At NetJets, our care for our Owners means not only flying them halfway around the world in the safest way possible, but also getting them the help they need should a medical emergency arise far from home. That’s why we collaborated with Mayo clinic to develop Mayo Clinic Executive Travel Response. As an owner, you’ll […] Read more

New Perspective Fund

#1: In 1973, global investing was a new concept — one seen by many as daring, to say the least. New Perspective Fund was among the pioneers, and it proceeded with great care. Initially, only 1/3 of the fund’s assets could be invested outside the U.S. At the end of New Perspective’s first fiscal year […] Read more

New Perspective Fund 2

New Perspective Funds’ ability to capitalize on investment opportunities around the world again proved beneficial in fiscal 2013. The value of your holdings increased 12.6% if, like most shareholders, you reinvested the two dividend payments totaling 20 cents a share — one of 13 cents a share in December 2012, and another of 7 cents […] Read more

Not So Obvious

Here’s the thing. When you want to rent a car, you probably don’t already have a car, or you wouldn’t need one, right? So, how do you get to the car? The answer is obvious. Or is it? (this is the script Edge Studio used for the current Audition Contest.) […] Read more

Operation Hope

Operation Hope is the product of the creative energies of thousands of citizens. Representatives from churches, synagogues, businesses, and schools come together to help our neediest neighbors. Operation Hope provides emergency food pantry for families, shelter for homeless families, community kitchens, and supportive services. The services we provide do bring hope to shattered lives, and […] Read more

Parker Company

Since the 1950s, Parker Drilling has been an active player in drilling markets. Today, Parker operates around the globe. Parker does not seek out markets solely for their exotic nature. Parker is well suited to move with customers into rugged, hostile drilling environments. In some markets, Parker has little or no competition. In other areas […] Read more

PCN Computer Network

Physician Computer Network is a leader in the developing and marketing of highly functional practice management software products for physician practices. The company’s objective is to establish a large installed base of physician practice customers who use PCN’s software products. Since September 1993, the company has completed seven acquisitions of software information businesses. These acquisitions […] Read more

Pfizer Corporate Orientation

At Pfizer, we want every colleague to feel connected by an inspiring vision of our place in the world and our future together. Achievement of the vision begins with clarity. As we continue through this orientation, you will see that we have rare clarity about our mandate as an organization, and the way people within […] Read more

Policy Governance Model

Policy Governance®, an integrated board leadership paradigm created by Dr. John Carver, is a groundbreaking model of governance designed to empower boards of directors to fulfill their obligation of accountability for the organizations they govern. As a generic system, it is applicable to the governing body of any enterprise. The model enables the board to […] Read more