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The Leader – April 2014

Click here to read the The Leader April 2014 We Are What We Eat By Carl Guardino, President and CEO Healthy bodies are fueled by healthy food; but there’s more – healthy food also produces healthier students with healthier minds, fueled to learn. That’s why the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation has teamed up with .. read more

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The Leader March 2014

Click here to read the The Leader March 2014 CEO Survey: Seeking Solutions By Carl Guardino, President and CEO Annually, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group conducts a “CEO Business Climate Survey,” seeking direct input from the innovators and entrepreneurs who drive our region’s economy. This year, 222 executives responded. The results are enlightening: Last year, .. read more

The Leader – February 2014

Click here to read the The Leader February 2014 Doing All We Can During the Drought By Mike Mielke, Vice President of Environmental Programs and Policy California Governor Jerry Brown declared a state drought emergency on Friday, Jan. 17. The declaration comes on the heels of the driest year on record, and with the Sierra .. read more

The Leader January 2014

Click here to read the The Leader January 2014 Lam Research “Heart & Soles5K” for Healthy Kids By Carl Guardino, President and CEO Deep fried fat. In too many public schools, hard-working educators struggle to feed students’ minds with facts, while our cafeterias fill their bodies with fat. Our kids deserve better – and with .. read more

The Leader December 2013

Click here to read the The Leader December 2013 Making a Holiday Difference By Carl Guardino, President and CEO In health-conscious Silicon Valley, and all across America, the average citizen gains six pounds between Thanksgiving Day and New Years Day. Before you throw down that holiday snack, consider joining us during the holidays for our .. read more

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The Leader November 2013

Click here to read the The Leader November 2013 Reasons to Trot By Carl Guardino, President and CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group Okay, let’s talk Turkey. The Turkey Trot, that is. Three weeks from today, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation is pleased to present our 9th Annual Applied Materials “Silicon Valley Turkey Trot.” If .. read more

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The Leader October 2013

Click here to read the The Leader October 2013 Impacting America’s Economy at the Local, State and National Level By Carl Guardino, President and CEO The irony is not unusual, but worth noting. While Washington D.C. is paralyzed by the government shutdown, we continue to engage national, state and local leaders on issues impacting our .. read more

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The Leader September 2013

Click here to read the The Leader September 2013 When the Doors are Locked, Check the Windows By Carl Guardino, President and CEO In Silicon Valley, the epicenter of the earth’s innovation economy, we rarely take “no” for an answer. In this month’s edition of “The Leader,” please read two compelling examples as to why .. read more

The Leader August 2013

Click here to read the The Leader August 2013 The Power of Partnerships By Carl Guardino, President and CEO The Silicon Valley Leadership Group led 20 CEOs and senior officers to Washington, D.C. last week for three full days of advocacy for comprehensive immigration reform. The numbers only tell part of the story: 58 one-on-one .. read more

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The Leader July 2013

Click here to read the The Leader July 2013 Working Together Works By Carl Guardino, President and CEO For years, this has been our quiet mantra at the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. It captures the willingness of our 375 member company CEOs and their staffs to work together as companies – who are often fierce .. read more

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