Neurodiversity in the workplace: Four tips for interacting with individuals with autism

CR Blog guest post by Racquel Royer Neurodiversity is not about disability, it’s about respecting differences. Everybody has unique skills, and autism often comes with special abilities. As more companies recognize this, a growing list of employers are leveraging the talents of neuro-diverse professionals to meet urgent needs in high demand areas like data analytics […]

How next-gen technologies make workplaces safer

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As technological breakthroughs continue to enable new business models and disrupt entire industries, twenty-first century tools are also exerting a profound influence on how enterprises seek to keep workers safe as they perform potentially dangerous tasks. Robotics, the Internet of Things and virtual reality all provide innovative ways to safeguard employees’ health and safety, often […]

STEMettes encourage women and girls to pursue IT

We live in a rapidly evolving digital world where technology makes life easier. Today, navigation systems in cars re-route drivers if a road closes for construction repairs, while insurance companies offer financial discounts by monitoring a driver’s style via a mobile phone app. At home, people are exploring artificial intelligence through Amazon’s Echo and Alexa. And our […]

Are fun and games the future of STEM education?

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When businesses seek to identify actions they can take to help students thrive, what options are available? Some companies create nonprofit foundations through which they donate directly to school systems, with goals such as reducing student-teacher ratios or launching new teaching methods. Others devise informal, in-house grant-making systems to meet needs for short-term projects like […]

Examples from DXC’s 2018 Corporate Responsibility report: How to thrive — sustainably

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This week, DXC Technology released our new Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report. This extensively detailed report provides insights into something that has become a tremendous source of pride for our employees, clients and other stakeholders — the way we, as a global enterprise, place our commitment to corporate responsibility at the heart of our business. […]

Business and social change – how can they fit together?

As a recent college graduate, my career path veers from the common track. Later this month, I will leave the comfort of life in Northern Virginia and move to Rwanda for two months. Why you’re asking? For a once in a lifetime chance to become a social entrepreneur. Upon arrival I will be charged with […]

Employees use DXC Technology 600 as opportunity to support charity

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The DXC Technology 600 was about way more than just IndyCar racing. While the event showcased DXC Technology and our partnership with Team Penske, our employees showcased their commitment to caring for others. A pre-race event was held at the DXC Plano office where employees got a chance to see the race car, meet the […]

DXC in Guadalajara discovers how bottle caps can make a difference

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Since May 2017, DXC employees in Guadalajara (pictured above is Catherine Coria) have been collecting bottle caps. Containers have been placed all around the office and, to date, we’ve collected more than 175 kilograms of bottle cap plastic. What do we do with the bottle caps collected? They are given to Complice AC, a nonprofit […]

DXC Czech Republic tackles plastic pollution and raises money for charity

Plastic waste is flooding our planet one disposable plastic bag at a time and every single piece of plastic produced is still around. Eight million metric tons of plastic end up in the oceans annually. The facts on plastic pollution are terrifying, but as there is no magic wand to help us solve the problem, […]

Ocean plastics: What’s the big deal?

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More than 20 years since the Great Pacific Garbage Patch was first mapped in the waters between California and Japan, massive new islands of floating marine plastic continue to be discovered. The latest is the South Pacific Garbage Patch, an area of plastic pollution between Australia and South America that may encompass one million square […]