Graduates in Cap and Gown --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis

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Jun 2015

Advice to My 21 Year-Old Graduating Self

Life for a 21 year-old in 1995 was very different than it is today in terms of securing a position, but many things are still the same. Fear. Excitement. Trepidation. All relevant and relatable across any generation of new graduates, regardless of whether you graduated in 1995 or 2015. For some, finding a job is compounded by leaving the nest…officially, where you actually have to...

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Jun 2015

Saint-Gobain Awards $6,000 in Scholarships to Children of Employees

Saint-Gobain Awards $6,000 in Scholarships to Children of Employees Two Students in New York and Wisconsin Receive Scholarships for their Undergraduate Studies Aurora, OHIO: Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (PPL) announced today the high school and undergraduate college students that will receive $3,000 each in scholarships for demonstrating excellence in the classroom and in the community. 2015 marks the first year that Saint-Gobain PPL has awarded scholarships...

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4 Things I’ve Learned About Business Outside of 9 to 5

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Jun 2015

4 Things I’ve Learned About Business Outside of 9 to 5

I was recently invited to an IT meeting in Florida as a guest. The team had just completed a major ERP system update which, for those who don’t speak tech geek, is not an easy task for a relatively small team. But as the group sat together in the lobby bar one night, you would have never guessed they had just been through months of...

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The “how” may be more important than the results

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May 2015

The “how” may be more important than the results

This past winter, I participated in an incredible three-day experience with members of our Bearings Team to further explore their employer brand: “Making small parts, Making a big difference.” The Bearings event was organized to bring this mantra alive by looking at the personal impact we can make viagra sous ordonnance. This was accomplished by looking through three different lenses: How do I make a...

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350 Years of Hard Work, Dedication and Experience

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May 2015

350 Years of Hard Work, Dedication and Experience

Here at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics we are thrilled to be a part of a company with so much history, pride and accomplishment. Saint-Gobain has been making products that make lives better and easier for 350 years now. We made a list of “350 Things that Saint-Gobain is Older Than” to try to wrap our heads around just how long 350 years is. Although it’s entertaining...

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350 Things: Part 4

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May 2015

350 Things: Part 4

350 is a lot of things and 350 years is a very long time! We are celebrating 350 years of business and picking up where we left off on our list of 350 things that Saint-Gobain is older than. I’m guessing their offices were a lot darker back then without light bulbs! 151. The light bulb 152. The end of the Medici dynasty 153. Don Giovanni & Magic...

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Anticipating the Future

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May 2015

Anticipating the Future

Do you think only about today? Do you find yourself looking at the current opportunities, data crunching and/or reacting to immediate situations (crisis management extraordinaire)?  Most us of spend our time working on and thinking about the next 1 – 3 years. We don’t think much about the future – why worry about what you don’t know, right? I would encourage you to take a...

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Take Your Child to Work Day 2015

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Apr 2015

Take Your Child to Work Day 2015

Last week PPL decided to take on something new and try our first ever Take Your Child to Work Day. We planned a fun activity filled day so that kids could learn more about what their parents do every day, our awesome company and products. The kids got to learn about our Finance team, what World Class Manufacturing means to SGPPL and a little bit...

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350 Things: Part 3

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Apr 2015

350 Things: Part 3

350 years is a really long time so we created a list of 350 things that Saint-Gobain is older than to wrap our heads around just how long 350 years is. Let’s start with the word “dinosaur.” Before a dinosaur was a dinosaur it was called a dragon – Rawr! Get caught up with Part 1 and Part 2 of our list of 350 things that...

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#YEAHWEMAKETHAT

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Apr 2015

#YEAHWEMAKETHAT

We make a lot of stuff here at Performance Plastics – I mean, A LOT of stuff. We make awesome products and things that are used every day all around the world. So we asked our employees to record all of their cool #yeahwemakethat moments. People showcased our products in their homes, cars, offices and planes! Check out some awesome Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics #yeahwemakethat fun facts:...

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