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September 18, 2018

Rene Bustamante

Over the 24 years he’s been at FedEx, Staff VP of Global Cash Management Rene Bustamante has mastered the balancing act between his professional love for economics and his personal devotion to helping others through education, mentorship, and coaching. We talked with him about why he’s so passionate about helping others while also excelling professionally.

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February 22, 2018

Man to Man: Father, Son FedEx Pilots Share Life Lessons in Aviation

FedEx 777 Captain Albert Glenn was born “with an airplane in his hand”.  At least that’s how his family describes his love of aviation, which started very early in life. Captain Glenn’s family provided the support he needed to pursue his dream of being a pilot, and Glenn later provided this same support to his

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January 30, 2018

Profiles in Leadership: Celebrating Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month, we highlight some of our African American team members.

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November 6, 2017

Reduce, Replace, Revolutionize

Connecting the world responsibly and resourcefully is an essential part of the FedEx approach to sustainability.

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August 24, 2017

Reflections on Discussions at Air Cargo Europe

E-commerce is changing the world right in front of our eyes.

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June 14, 2017

Fred Smith Discusses How Global Trade Benefits the United States

Like businesses large and small, FedEx operates in an increasingly interconnected economy that relies on global trade. Speaking recently with Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam in Nashville at the 36/86 Entrepreneurship and Technology conference, Mr. Smith shared his thoughts on how we all benefit from trade and must work to overcome barriers to global success.

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June 5, 2017

Why the U.S. Needs Air Traffic Control Reform

Earlier today I joined industry leaders and policymakers at the White House to celebrate the announcement of the new Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative. During this event, leaders emphasized that we must deploy new technology, modernize procedures, add capacity, and increase productivity in order to meet future anticipated demand, maintain our global leadership in safety,

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June 1, 2017

It Pays to be a Nerd: Code Crew Teaches Kids to Create Technology

It wasn’t always cool to be a geek or a nerd, but today it pays to be.

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