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Dell to Celebrate Small Business Week in a Big Way

April 20, 2018

National Small Business Week is an annual put on by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to celebrate the small business community.  This year small business week will run from April 30- May 5, 2018. Dell is a huge proponent of small businesses. From our early days in Michael Dell’s dorm room, small business and entrepreneurship have been part of who we are. This year, we are venturing to Brooklyn, NY for a two-day EXTRAVAGANZA for small businesses. Can’t make it…

Pequenas Empresas Grandes Negócios

Fonte: Pequenas Empresas Grandes Negócios Neste mês, a Dell realizou, pela primeira vez no Brasil, uma edição do PolicyHack. O evento é um hackathon, uma “maratona” em que grupos desenvolvem projetos em um curto espaço de tempo. No caso do PolicyHack, o foco era em negócios de impacto social e iniciativas de apoio a políticas públicas. O projeto vencedor do desafio propõe uma solução para melhorar o desempenho de meninas em disciplinas STEAM. O acrônimo, em inglês, diz respeito a…

A Golden Opportunity to Make E-Waste Shine

My name is Stephanie Schafer and I am a Regulatory Engineer at Dell. What does that mean? I lead the sustainable materials program and responsible for using 100M lbs. of recycled content and other sustainable materials in Dell products by the year 2020. In other words, I do the science that turns “trash” into treasure. It’s a great job. I get to work with all sorts of crazy materials like scrap carbon fiber from aerospace, plastics from water bottles, and…

Doing Our Part to Fight Plastic Pollution

April 19, 2018

Sunday is Earth Day, a global day dedicated to celebrating our planet.  It is also a day to pause and reflect upon our collective impact upon the environment and how we and our customers can use our technology to reduce that impact. This year’s Earth Day theme is dedicated to ending plastic pollution, a topic that Dell has taken to heart over the last decade. In 2008, Dell started using post-consumer recycled plastics sourced from water bottles and milk jugs…