Workplace

Livewire’s Estrella River Farms Partners with Cannavision Labs to Ship Second Wave of Estrella Weedery Branded Premium Cannabis Concentrate for California Distribution

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Based on this initial success, we immediately followed up with the second entry of our value-added specialty products; the Estrella River Farms grown and Cannavision Labs manufactured “Halfsies” live rosin and live resin.

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  • Based on this initial success, we immediately followed up with the second entry of our value-added specialty products; the Estrella River Farms grown and Cannavision Labs manufactured “Halfsies” live rosin and live resin.
  • Several more "Estrella Weedery" branded products will follow shortly.”
    “The “Halfsies” premium cannabis concentrate, the brainchild of our partners at Cannavision Labs, is made with a blend of half Live Resin processed with hydrocarbons, and Live Rosin processed with ice, water, heat, and high pressure.
  • It is a unique combination that creates a one-of-a-kind concentrate bursting with flavor and potency.
  • By combining these two high-quality concentrates, Cannavision Labs created a truly unparalleled product in terms of flavor, potency, and purity.

Verizon becomes first U.S. operator to launch Microsoft Teams Phone Mobile

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building on its strategic relationship with Microsoft, Verizon today announced the ability to deliver Teams Phone Mobile (formerly Operator Connect Mobile) with the launch of Verizon Mobile for Microsoft Teams—a new service that integrates mobile devices with Microsoft Teams for easier calling and collaboration.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Building on its strategic relationship with Microsoft, Verizon today announced the ability to deliver Teams Phone Mobile (formerly Operator Connect Mobile) with the launch of Verizon Mobile for Microsoft Teams—a new service that integrates mobile devices with Microsoft Teams for easier calling and collaboration.
  • Delivering a mobile-first Teams experience for today’s increasingly growing mobile workforce, Verizon Mobile for Microsoft Teams enables anywhere access to Teams capabilities, all via a single, business-provided phone number for both mobile and desktop devices, to help streamline hybrid work models.
  • Verizon Mobile for Microsoft Teams is the latest in Verizon's solutions to enable enterprises to enable hybrid workers to communicate and collaborate with Microsoft Teams with Verizon Calling with Microsoft Teams (Direct Routing) and Verizon VoIP for Operator Connect.
  • For more information on Verizon Mobile for Microsoft Teams, visit Verizon's Microsoft Teams for Collaboration and Communications page.

Case IH and New Holland win 2022 Good Design Awards  

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

Case IH and New Holland, global agricultural brands of CNH Industrial, have been awarded 2022 G ood Design Awards .

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  • Case IH and New Holland, global agricultural brands of CNH Industrial, have been awarded 2022 G ood Design Awards .
  • The Case IH Patriot® 50 series sprayer and New Holland’s Straddle Tractor Concept and TK4 Tractor received recognition.
  • The Good Design Awards are organized by the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and Metropolitan Arts Press Ltd.
  • Building products worthy of such prestigious awards once again demonstrates our commitment to excellence in design and innovation for the world’s farmers.

Konica Minolta Expands bizhub i-Series Line with New A4 Devices to Boost Productivity in the Home Office

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

The bizhub C3100i Single Function Printer (SFP) and C3120i All-In-One Printer (AIO) both feature a lightweight design with a smaller footprint, ideal for the home office.

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  • The bizhub C3100i Single Function Printer (SFP) and C3120i All-In-One Printer (AIO) both feature a lightweight design with a smaller footprint, ideal for the home office.
  • These net new devices have a print speed of up to 33 ppm, and the C3120i is equipped with colour scanning, fax and copy capabilities.
  • Both the bizhub C3100i and C3120i models are designed for customers with remote offices to offer them the same levels of productivity at home as at the office.
  • The devices are easily shipped, set up and maintained, all while taking up little space and outputting a small footprint.

Udemy Named to Built In’s Annual List of Best Places to Work

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

“Our most recent employee engagement survey revealed that 93% of Udemates are proud to work for Udemy and would recommend us to their friends.

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  • “Our most recent employee engagement survey revealed that 93% of Udemates are proud to work for Udemy and would recommend us to their friends.
  • It is incredibly exciting to see our employees as some of the most vocal champions of both our mission and our company.”
    Best Places to Work honorees were determined by Built In’s algorithm, examining company data related to compensation and benefit offerings.
  • “It’s my honor to congratulate this year’s Best Places to Work winners,” said Sheridan Orr, Chief Marketing Officer at Built In.
  • When it comes to what draws people to Udemy, employees continue to cite the company’s mission, values and strong company culture.

BOK Financial adds new members to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

TULSA, Okla., Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOK Financial has added three new members to its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council.

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  • TULSA, Okla., Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOK Financial has added three new members to its Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council.
  • The members will support the company’s efforts to excel and grow by valuing and leveraging the power of diversity and inclusion.
  • The new members are:
    These three will fill vacancies left those members whose terms have expired: John Barela, Jo Ann Stall and Christine Nowaczyk.
  • “Diversity and inclusion are essential to our company’s vision and purpose and a core leadership competency at BOK Financial,” said Stacy Kymes, president and chief executive officer.

From Instagram to Insta-Fired: 86% of Canadian Companies Would Fire Employees for Inappropriate Social Media Posts

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

A large majority of Canadian companies (86%) say they would fire an employee based on inappropriate social media posts.

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  • A large majority of Canadian companies (86%) say they would fire an employee based on inappropriate social media posts.
  • Two-thirds of Canadian companies (65%) say they use social media to screen job applicants and say it’s an effective screening method (64%).
  • Despite the prevalence of social media, less than one-fifth of Canadian companies (18%) have a formal social media policy for employees.
  • In terms of how companies do handle social media use by employees, 37% discourage use of social media during work hours, 21% provide resources and information on professional social media etiquette, 14% block social media sites on company property (e.g., laptops and cellphones), 13% view or monitor employees’ social media accounts and 12% have access to employees’ social media accounts.

eXp Realty Named to Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work for Sixth Consecutive Year

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

BELLINGHAM, Wash., Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- eXp World Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPI), the holding company for eXp Realty®, Virbela and SUCCESS® Enterprises, today announced that eXp Realty has made Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work list for the sixth straight year in the U.S., ranking No.

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  • BELLINGHAM, Wash., Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- eXp World Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXPI), the holding company for eXp Realty®, Virbela and SUCCESS® Enterprises, today announced that eXp Realty has made Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work list for the sixth straight year in the U.S., ranking No.
  • 20 out of 100 in the U.S. Large Company list.
  • Additionally, eXp Canada made the Glassdoor Best Places to Work Canada list for the second straight year, placing No.
  • For the complete list of the Glassdoor Best Places to Work winners, please visit: gldr.co/BPTW .

ibex Named One of America's Greatest Workplaces for Diversity 2023

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

WASHINGTON, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ibex (NASDAQ: IBEX), a leading global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) and customer engagement technology solutions, today announced that the company was named to Newsweek’s inaugural list of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity 2023.

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ibex (NASDAQ: IBEX), a leading global provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) and customer engagement technology solutions, today announced that the company was named to Newsweek’s inaugural list of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity 2023.
  • “It is a great source of pride and distinction for us to be named one of America’s Greatest Workplaces for Diversity by Newsweek,” said Bridgett Hart, Vice President of Employee Experience at ibex.
  • At ibex, we are dedicated to fostering an inclusive work environment that promotes career advancement and celebrates the accomplishments of our team.
  • ibex believes that the diverse backgrounds, identities, and abilities of its employees foster creativity and collaboration, which contribute to high performance as a company.

Energage Names Mediaocean a Winner of The 2023 Top Workplaces USA Award

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mediaocean , the mission-critical platform for omnichannel advertising, today announced it has earned the 2023 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage , a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to build and brand Top Workplaces.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mediaocean , the mission-critical platform for omnichannel advertising, today announced it has earned the 2023 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage , a purpose-driven organization that develops solutions to build and brand Top Workplaces.
  • "We are truly honored to have earned the Top Workplaces USA award," said Nicole Brown, SVP People & Culture at Mediaocean.
  • Winners of the Top Workplaces USA list are chosen based solely on employee feedback gathered through an employee engagement survey, issued by Energage.
  • “Earning a Top Workplaces award is a badge of honor for companies, especially because it comes authentically from their employees,” said Eric Rubino, Energage CEO.