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Yum! Celebrates Recognition Culture

Wednesday, January 20, 2016
At Yum!, we’re proud of the unique culture we've built, one that's filled with energy, opportunity and fun. We believe in our people, trust in their positive intentions, encourage ideas from everyone and have actively developed a workforce ... Read More

Walmart, Kfc, Taco Bell And Southeastern Grocers Partner With Ged Testing Service To Launch Gedworks; Offers Employees Free Program To Earn Ged Credential

Friday, October 30, 2015
GED Testing Service has partnered with some of the nation’s largest employers and most recognizable brands – including Walmart, KFC, Taco Bell and Southeastern Grocers – to create GEDWorksTM, a comprehensive program free for employees who want to earn their GED credential... Read More

KFC REACH Educational Grants Create Lasting Impact for Team Members

Friday, July 24, 2015
The Kentucky Fried Chicken Foundation‘s REACH Educational Grant Program continues to make a lasting impact for hundreds of KFC® Team Members each year... Read More

Yum! China’s Whampoa Academy Receives Excellence in Practice Recognition

Monday, June 22, 2015
Yum! China’s Whampoa Academy was recognized with an Excellence in Practice Award from The Association for Talent Development (ATD)... Read More

Kentucky Fried Chicken Foundation Helps KFC® Team Members Reach for Their Dreams

Thursday, May 28, 2015
The Kentucky Fried Chicken Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2015 REACH Educational Grant... Read More

Yum! India Implements Leadership Development Program for Women

Monday, March 9, 2015
As the Yum! family celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8th, we are happy to put the spotlight... Read More

Yum! Restaurants India Receives National Award for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities

Monday, December 22, 2014
Yum! Restaurants India was awarded with the prestigious National Award for the Empowerment of Persons with Dissabilities-2014 by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Department of Disability Affairs, Government of India... Read More

Taco Bell and ESPN Team Up to Create Playoff Student Section

Monday, November 24, 2014
Taco Bell is bringing the biggest games back to the biggest fans by creating the first ever student section at the College Football Playoff. Taco Bell's Live Más Student Section will provide undergraduate students with tickets ... Read More

Showing Future Employees ‘There’s No Place Like Yum!’

Friday, October 24, 2014
Yum! Brands isn’t your average Fortune 250 company. We like to do things a little differently. From our world-famous culture of fun and recognition to our focus on each individual’s career potential, Read More


Monday, September 29, 2014
Nine graduates are on the fast track to restaurant operations leadership as a result of their selection for the 2014-15 KFC UK Graduate Programme… Read More

KFC UK and Ireland Puts Educational Goals Within Reach

Thursday, September 18, 2014
KFC, in partnership with De Montfort University, is offering employees and opportunity to earn their… Read More


Tuesday, September 2, 2014
When Pizza Hut US rolls out its new restaurant uniforms, team members will be sporting a design created by… Read More

KFC Canada Celebrates Team Members With Day of Recognition

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Earlier this summer KFC Canada took a full day to say thanks to restaurant team members during in-restaurant celebrations… Read More

Yum! India Growth Plans Focus on Belief in All People

Wednesday, July 8, 2014
Yum! India expects to add 15,000 team members by the end of 2015. And Company leaders hope many of them will share a common trait – they will be women.… Read More

Yum! Brands Earns Top Industry Honor For Learning Technologies

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Yum! Brands was recently recognized for leading the way in learning innovation, earning the 2014 Excellence in Practice Award from CorpU for Learning Technologies… Read More

Pizza Hut’s BOOK IT! Program Fostering a Love for Reading®

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
As students across the U.S. prepare to close the book on another school year, many of them will keep the pages turning while class is out thanks to Pizza Hut's reading incentive program, BOOK IT!. … Read More

Yum! Brands Named 2014 Best Restaurant Company in Canada by Great Place to Work®

Friday, April 22, 2014
For the second year in a row, Yum! Brands is being recognized as one of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada by Great Place to WorkRead More

Yum! Brands Honored for Innovation in Enterprise Education

Friday, April 4, 2014
Yum! Brands has been named a 2014 Silver LearningElite organization by Chief Learning Officer magazine, ranking 30th out of more than 200 companies that participated in the annual benchmarking program… Read More


Monday, March 24, 2014
In a partnership with Virgin Pulse, Taco Bell is continuing to help employees achieve breakthrough wellness results… Read More

Yum! Brands MENAPak Franchisee Recognized for Community Development

Thursday, February 27, 2014
In December 2013, Yum! Brands MENAPak franchisee, Americana Group, was awarded the Middle East and North Africa Chapter of the Academy of International Business AIB-MENA Ghaf Tree Award for its commitment to community development… Read More

Yum! Thailand Recognized by United Nations

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Yum! Thailand's "We Hear Every Dream" program has earned an honorable mention for the ESCAP-Sasakawa Award… Read More

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