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A Long-Term Leg Up for Entry-Level Workers

By Maria Flynn, Sr. Vice President, Jobs for the Future

No matter where we are in the workforce, there’s one thing we all have in common: Everyone started somewhere. On the other hand, the factors that influence where we’re able to go next are countless. Skills and certifications rank toward the top when it comes to advancement. But in retail, the… Read More

Sustainability

A Simple Way to Shop More Sustainably

By Neil Ashe, President & CEO, Walmart Global eCommerce

This week, Walmart is proud to unveil our new Sustainability Leaders shop on Walmart.com. This dedicated area within our eCommerce site makes it easier for our customers to find—and purchase — products made by companies that have scored well in our Sustainability Index. This is a big step in… Read More

Lifestyle

7 Tips to Save on Vacations through Sam’s Club Travel

By Gary Boyer, Sr. Manager, Member Services, Sam's Club

If you have the winter blues and are daydreaming of sunny skies, spend your snow day making those dreams a reality by planning a spring break or summer getaway with Sam’s Club Travel. Sam’s Club has teamed up with Tourico Holidays to create an online travel-booking portal that offers… Read More

Opportunity

In Letter to Associates, Walmart CEO Doug McMillon Announces Higher Pay

By Doug McMillon, President & CEO, Walmart

Editor’s Note: Earlier today, Walmart CEO Doug McMillon sent this letter and video to our U.S. associates, outlining a new approach to the jobs we offer.As many of you know, I’m really proud to have been a Walmart associate for a long time. This company has given so many of us opportunities beyond… Read More

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Giving

Beyond Welcome Home: Banding Together to Help Veterans

By Staff Sgt. Tommy Rieman, U.S. Army

Being a part of the military has a different meaning for every veteran. For me, it was an opportunity to see the world outside of Kentucky while protecting our nation’s freedom at the same time. Serving in the military is a true honor and something I knew I wanted to do at a very young age. I can’t… Read More

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