Why your company should offer paid volunteer time off

paid volunteer time off

There is a new trend happening within workplaces all over the U.S. It’s called volunteer time off (VTO). Employers are offering their employees paid time off to do volunteer work as part of an effort to boost engagement and retention. In fact, an annual study of employer benefits by the Society for Human Resource Management found that 20 percent of […] Read More

Cebu employee named Lexmark Volunteer of the Year

Cebu employee named Lexmark Volunteer of the Year

Trixy Mendoza, senior manager in Global Supply Chain Operations in Cebu, has been named Lexmark Volunteer of the Year for 2013. From adopting a school to building homes to planting trees, Lexmark Cebu employees demonstrate a strong commitment to volunteerism and community service every year. In 2013, that commitment was stronger than ever after two natural disasters struck the Philippines. […] Read More

Connect, Engage and Activate

Connect, Engage and Activate

Jeri Isbell, Lexmark vice president, human resources, is the 2012 Commerce Lexington board chairman. At the Commerce Lexington annual dinner, Isbell addressed the crowd of approximately 1,000 guests sharing the theme for the year: Connect, Engage and Activate: Connect business owners and entrepreneurs to necessary resources. Engage the people of our community, especially our youth, in what is happening across […] Read More