April 23, 2015
It’s difficult to quantify the mark left by Sir Arthur C. Clarke on society’s views of space and humanity. A writer, futurist, undersea explorer, and TV personality, Clarke was most notable for writing the screenplay for the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. Clarke’s creative interpretations of known science helped us grasp the ideas of truly
April 22, 2015
It all started with a spark. On June 11, 2013, the most destructive wildfire in Colorado’s history began in Colorado Springs. For two weeks, the Black Forest fire waged a ruthless war on the surrounding area, decimating thousands of acres, hundreds of homes and taking two lives. As residents of the local area themselves, FedEx
April 14, 2015
“Infrastructure is the trigger” “We provide the connectivity and access for Mexican businesses worldwide,” Jorge Torres, president of FedEx Express Mexico told delegates to The Economist Mexico Business Summit in Paris. “Whether it’s mezcal from Oaxaca, shoes from Guanajuato, textiles from Aguascalientes, handicrafts from Puebla—we connect them with buyers in France or America or Japan.
April 14, 2015
“Cultural Inertia”: The tendency for a group of people to cling to traditions and ways of thinking that have outlived their usefulness even when better ways are presented. Man, was this ever “us”. We still see evidence of this phenomenon on a fairly regular basis around Air Operations, but never was it as visible as
April 9, 2015
FedEx provides transportation for “Hearts and Paws” Homeless and neglected animals of Rhode Island have plenty of new resources and support today, thanks to a record turnout for the annual Hearts and Paws Pasta Dinner. It’s the biggest event of the year for the Rhode Island Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RISPCA),
April 7, 2015
The thought of giving back and paying it forward has always been at the forefront of my mind and actions. Partly because so many individuals helped me to reach heights that at one time appeared insurmountable. I was born, the fifth of six children, in one of America’s toughest cities –Newark, NJ. As a child,
March 30, 2015
At FedEx, we believe in making connections. We also believe that connections can change the world. Access to virtual networks such as high-speed internet and other digital technologies is opening up possibilities and opportunities for people around the globe. The same goes for access to physical networks, including those that FedEx makes available to customers
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