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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: People exit a Metro-North train arriving in Grand Central Terminal during the morning rush on November 1, 2012 in New York City. Some trains are back up and running into Grand Central following shutdowns in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Subway train service in the city is back in a limited capacity, but with much of lower Manhattan still with out power, trains are not running there and busses are replacing them.   AFP

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A career vision is a clear mental image of who you want to be and what you want to do in the future. “Your vision is a ‘picture’ of what you aspire to – and what inspires you – in your work life,” the University of Berkeley explains. Stemming from our fundamental values and interests, these long-term professional dreams “shape our actions” and “invest our work with meaning,” as one Vanderbilt study put it.

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Chevron harps on CSR program, commitment on Gas Master Plan

Against current economic recession and oil price downturn, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Chevron Nigeria Limited, CNL, Clay Neff, has pledged his company’s commitment to improving human capital development in the country through its Global Memorandum of Understanding, GMoU. He also assured of Chevron’s continued commitment to the Nigerian Government’s Gas Master Plan initiative.

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