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2019 CalPERS CalSTRS Diversity Forum lived up to its billing as a unique opportunity to engage with industry leaders and experts on diversity and inclusion topics such as: The “Why” and “How” of driving diversity and inclusion Building and sustaining a positive corporate culture Human Capital Management metrics and their value to investors In the following […]

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Genomic Health 2019 annual meeting is June 13th. To enhance long-term value. Vote WITTHOLD all directors except Popovits & Parker;REPLACEMENT BULB FOR WETZLAR 100-610, 110-610, 500-177, 700-035 15W 6V AGAINST Stock Plan, Pay, Auditor. Vote FOR Simple Majority Vote. (more…)

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Netflix 2019 annual meeting June 6. Netflix has adopted the paternalistic culture of Mad Men, ignoring shareholders. To enhance long-term value,REPLACEMENT BULB FOR WILD 3040-0150, 500-012, DIALUX 6V 15W 15W 6V WITHHOLD vote from ALL directors. Vote AGAINST Pay & Auditor.REPLACEMENT BULB FOR SANYO 610-351-5939 BULB ONLY, POA-LMP146 Vote FOR Disclose Political Contributions & Adopt Simple Majority Vote.  (more…)

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