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Latest Posts by Phyllis A. Fair

September 7, 2018

A Wish Takes Flight and Lands in Happiness

Sometimes, something magical happens when you make a wish. Dreams can come true. That’s exactly what 7-year-old Dillon, a patient at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN, found out when he made a wish. With the help of several FedEx pilots and the Mid-South Chapter of Make-A-Wish Foundation, Dillon traveled to Disney World—the

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March 27, 2018

Hearing Through Seeing

My eyes heard you and my voice silently cried out thank you. For many African-Americans in the South, Wednesday evening is time for Bible Study or mid-week service. On Wednesday, April 3, 1968 at Mason Temple Church of God in Christ in Memphis, the church was filled to capacity – standing room only, including the

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March 2, 2018

Giving Ordinary Items Historical Voices

An old Fedora hat. A black and white photo with slightly yellow edges. A worn coat. On the surface, they are single, isolated items. But when do they take on a greater meaning, telling a story that changes lives and history? It’s when the items are part of an exhibit that pays tribute to the

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April 17, 2015

10 Amazing Facts about April 17

Did you know all of these events happened throughout history on April 17? #10 is our favorite!

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January 8, 2015

Think Safe, Act Safe, and Be Safe this Winter

It’s a new year and old man winter is already in full effect. FedEx has a few winter safety tips to help keep you and your family safe, warm and secure on the roads and at home.

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August 30, 2012

How to Make a Social Business Blend

First, you start with one part Communications with an equal part of Marketing. Next you follow that by adding a heaping of Information Technology (IT), a dash of Human Resources and Customer Service. Then you top it off with some Finance and Operations. You mix all the ingredients together and voilà you have a social business blend. Of course, ingredients and the amounts can vary depending upon the company.

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