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Intel Optimas Award Winner for General Excellence

September 7, 2011
The computer chip maker's workforce strategies have helped it remain atop the competitive tech market and prepared it for a knowledge-based future. Intel has is a leader in areas ranging from ethics to leadership training to fostering a global perspective among its employees.
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Optimas Award Videos

July 27, 2011
See and hear what winners from 2010 are saying as they explain what the Optimas Award means to their company.
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2009 Optimas Award Winners

November 1, 2009
This year’s Optimas Award winners have faced a variety of business challenges and answered them with creative initiatives that have one thing in common: a belief that the organization with the best practices and best workforce wins. Among the winning entries were talent strategies, training and development efforts and the Navy's inventive online, open-market bidding system for difficult-to-fill assignments.
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2008 Optimas Award Winners Announced

September 3, 2008
Ten organizations, including a not-for-profit HMO, a global IT firm and the world’s largest steel maker, are the winners of the 2008 Optimas Awards , given by Workforce Management in recognition of workforce management initiatives that directly affect business results.
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HR Executive Dies in New York Steam Blast

July 20, 2007
Pfizer human resources executive Lois Baumerich died of a heart attack she suffered when a steam pipe exploded in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday, July 18. Baumerich helped found the National Industry Liaison Group, an organization promoting workplace equality.
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