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Giving

Walmart Associates Show Compassion in Times of Crisis

By Kabir Kumar, Senior Director, Walmart Foundation

In 2002, I sat in a mud hut in the middle of a village in India with a room full of women entrepreneurs. They had no electricity, water, formal education or family support structure. But they had each other. These inspiring mothers and grandmothers pooled together their money to start businesses so… Read More

Business

Truck Drivers Keep Walmart Moving

By Tracy Rosser, Senior Vice President, Walmart Transportation

Ricky Tillman’s office always has quite the view. That’s because he has an extremely important job: not only transporting case after case of merchandise to Walmart stores, but consistently doing that safely, securely and on time. With nearly 12 years spent driving a Walmart truck, Ricky has driven… Read More

Opportunity

I Have a Movie Deal, and I Still Work at Walmart

By Eric S. Brown, Photo Center Associate, Walmart Store 1663

Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in the September 2014 issue of Walmart World, the magazine for Walmart associates. Being a lifelong comic book geek, military science-fiction fan, and horror movie addict, I always wanted to pursue writing. I started in 2001, around the time I started… Read More

Opportunity

Why I Took a Chance with Walmart

By Sierra Hinds, Assistant Manager in Training, Walmart Store 5939

When people ask me how things are going, I have plenty of wonderful news to share. Within the last year, I’ve gotten married, moved into a new house, and last month, I got a promotion at work. But what I don’t always share is what it took to get to this point. Today I’m training to be an assistant… Read More

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Lifestyle

Meal Planning Tips for Busy Families

By Liz Latham, Walmart Mom Blogger, www.hoosierhomemade.com

Life is busy! Let's face it, most days, the last thing we may think about is preparing a healthy dinner for the family. However, eating together as a family – and especially, serving a healthy dinner –  is very important. As a mom of three boys who all live active lives, I’ve found it… Read More

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