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INCREASING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY

In addition to creating development and advancement opportunities for our 2.3 million associates around the world, Walmart also creates economic opportunity for people and businesses all along our supply chains. Walmart and the Walmart Foundation support programs that advance women’s economic mobility, create advancement opportunities for people in retail and related sectors, promote local manufacturing, champion supplier diversity and help suppliers and small businesses grow.

Recent Stories

Surprise, You’re Promoted! Meet Associate Tanaka Chikerema

June 1, 2018

It’s pretty unusual for a CEO to promote one of his field associates on stage in front of an international audience. But then again, so is the path that led Tanaka from the capital city of Harare,…

Why We’re Offering Associates a Path to Debt-Free College

May 30, 2018

Editor’s Note: Walmart associates can learn more by visiting Guild Education or the Education and Careers on WalmartOne.“I’d tried to go back about a year ago, but the program I was following just…

An Easier Path Forward to Re-enter the Workforce

May 24, 2018

And, also the self-doubt that comes along with it. Do I have the right skills? Is my experience still relevant? Who will hire me? Can I even juggle it all? These are just a few of the questions I…

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