Postcards from Peru Week 1: Kicking it all off

Postcards from Peru Week 1: Kicking it all off

By Lora Phillips, Symantec Senior Manager, Global Corporate Responsibility
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 12:15pm

CAMPAIGN: NortonLifeLock | Community Impact


What a whirlwind for the Symantec Service Corps (SSC). The 10-person team started their journey in October with the initial application process. After being accepted into the program in November, they participated in weekly training sessions and invested countless hours of preparation, and now they are officially on the ground in Arequipa, Peru, hard at work.

To kick things off, the team participated in an orientation session on Saturday, February 15, followed by dinner with Pyxera Global, the non-profit partner helping to facilitate SSC Peru 2014. As a group that arrived from seven different locations - Australia, Mountain View, India, the UK, Canada, Ireland and Springfield - they enjoyed participating in numerous team-building activities learning about each other’s personalities, perspectives and work styles, including human bingo, identifying learning styles, and a scavenger hunt.

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