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August 22, 2014

Ted Carlson Brings Marathon Mentality to Driving Freight

Ted Carlson has pursued his passion for driving since the day he drove his first car, which didn’t even have a gas cap!

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August 17, 2014

Meet one of our champion drivers, Christy Tolbert

If you’re taking a road trip, you want Christy Tolbert on your team. She is one our many outstanding, expert drivers at FedEx Express, with six years of accident-free professional driving under her belt.

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June 5, 2014

FedEx Contractor Rescues Police Officer Under Attack

Mike Elgas, a driver for Wkforce, Inc,  Service Provider to FedEx Ground, risked his own life to save the life of a police officer who was being assaulted.  It all started as an ordinary day as Mike stopped for breakfast on his way to work in Las Vegas, NV. While eating he noticed a belligerent customer overpower a police officer, knock him to the ground, and begin punching and yelling that he was going to kill him.  

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October 22, 2013

[Video] I am FedEx: Classical dance from India

I don't just love dance - I respect dance. It allows someone to keep their body and mind free and fresh without focusing time on gym, diet and so on. When I go for dance class I really forget what the rest of the world is doing. It's just simply tap your feet and move your body as the music goes. Dance helps to make your mind fresh; after performing one feels so relaxed from deep inside.

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June 12, 2012

How working from home is contributing to our sustainability efforts: EarthSmart @ Work

Did you know that working from home programs can save not only time and money, but can also help reduce carbon emissions?  About 900 of our FedEx TechConnect customer service representatives are doing just that – working remotely through our EarthSmart @ Work program, REACH (Reps Engaged and Connected @ Home). EarthSmart encourages FedEx team members to share in the FedEx commitment to a sustainable world through ideas and actions.

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March 7, 2012

Delivering the Super Bowl

During the holidays, we often hear the Peak shipping season referred to as our “Super Bowl”.Well, when the big game comes to your hometown, that term becomes larger than life. Indianapolis recently hosted Super Bowl XLVI and FedEx played a major role delivering the biggest game of the year. Planning begins months in advance and impacts all operations. Here’s a behind the scenes look at how we delivered the Super Bowl:

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March 3, 2011

“Green” stars help guide FedEx to #8 ranking on 2011 Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list

FedEx is proud to be ranked #8 on the 2011 FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies list! This is a reflection of the outstanding work of our over 285,000 global team members. Read more about one of our fantastic team members' environmental sustainability efforts: “Crunching data to save fuel” -- Keshav Sondhi, the Chief Engineer for the FedEx Electric Vehicle Program.

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