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April 7, 2017

Fred Smith Talks Autonomous Vehicles, Robots and More

Find out what FedEx Chairman and CEO Fred Smith had to say about autonomous vehicles, robots and how this technology will impact FedEx.

March 28, 2017

Women in Leadership: FedEx Leaders Share Tips for Career Success

We asked six of our women leaders at various stages of their careers to share their thoughts on inspiration, representation, and motivation.

August 17, 2016

10 Things You Need to Know About the FedEx 2016 Annual Report

Check out the 2016 FedEx Annual Report to learn more about our accomplishments over the last year and where we’re heading.

September 8, 2015

Continuous innovation fuels FedEx success

Innovation is the holy grail of both businesses and consumers around the world. At FedEx we know it is one of the keys to our continued success as a company. Our CIO Rob Carter recently said it well: “People won’t respect us for our traditions; they will respect us for our innovation.” We certainly have

August 6, 2015

A Time for Community

Katie Franklin had just become a mother to a beautiful baby boy—already a big commitment, maybe the biggest of her life. She was married. She had a busy professional life as a FedEx Ground pickup and delivery manager at a local facility in Tennessee. And now Katie had a chance to join Leadership Wilson, a

March 18, 2015

The Gathering: Educational Equality in the Community

The Gathering 2015 brought together more than 400 of Teach For America’s black staff members from across the United States. Although I’ve been on staff for a number of years, this was my first time attending the event, and it was a deeply powerful experience to connect with professionals within TFA’s Black community from many

August 5, 2014

Technology, Process Change, and Leadership (repost)

This post originally appeared on Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Center for Aviation & Aerospace Leadership blog:Organizations constantly seek to increase quality, productivity and efficiency. When deployed effectively, technology helps us eliminate wasted time and materials, increases efficiency, and improves service.

June 12, 2014

What My Daughter’s Illness Has Taught Me About Fatherhood

My name is Eric, and I’m a member of the FedEx flight crew team. I’m fortunate to have an amazing job flying precious things across oceans, connecting people and possibilities all over the world. It’s a wonderful job…But without a doubt, my most important job is being a father.My kids, Allie and Zach simply amaze me every single day.