According to a Civic Science survey, 46% of U.S. adults aren't comfortable returning to the office before coronavirus vaccine is available.
As businesses grapple with the economic fallout and disruption caused by the coronavirus, experts say the pandemic may have a silver lining: Helping t...
If your company has a skills gap, should it focus on employee strengths or weaknesses when trying to decide who to hire and retain? A little of both.
Amazon this morning announced a partnership with Crossover Health to build worker healthcare facilities near its fulfillment centers. The plan is still in a pilot phase, as the commerce giant employs the services of Crossover, which builds clinics for corporate clients. The startup has built such facilities for Apple and Facebook, and was even rumored […]
Working these days is not what it used to be. To enforce social distancing and slow the spread of the COVID-19 health pandemic, many of us have decamped from our offices to our homes, we only connect with colleagues and others virtually, and it’s all too easy to lose sight of our focus and strategy […]
Costco employees make a stand after some were sent home for wearing Black Lives Matter masks becuase they were deemed 'political.'
A lawyer in San Francisco said theres about $200 million at stake and that he has 60 people signed up for a class-action lawsuit.
The startup's risk-mitigating platform features end-to-end encryption to keep health details confidential and in employees' hands.
On Monday, the PMC allowed industries and IT offices to continue operations during the reinforced lockdown, as per guidelines of the civic body, and seek passes for their staff.
Yelp in April laid off 1,000 employees and furloughed roughly 1,100 more, as the coronavirus pandemic dramatically decreased consumer interest in going out due to social distancing mandates.
No one is exempt from the ravages of COVID-19 and no one is exempt from the mental health challenges it has brought to the workplace. Learn the state of the pandemic and what you can do to preserve your work wellness.
You might feel uncomfortable taking vacation days this summer during the coronavirus pandemic. Even though you may be working from home, you still need to recharge.
/PRNewswire/ -- A new survey released today by Chubb finds that Americans working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic are remaining productive, working the...
In March, we recommended six work-from-home stocks and, boy, have they paid off in a big way. It's not too late to get in for gains now.
A survey of business leaders found that 82% plan to maintain a partial work-from-home structure even after COVID-19 is no longer a threat.
Youll probably be working from home for a while. Knoll Design Director Benjamin Pardo has some ideas for optimizing work-life balance. <meta property=
The CEO of Interactions, a conversational AI company that today has eight locations and 82,000 square feet of office space in the U.S., explains why it has become a primarily virtual company. <meta property=
When the pandemic shut offices around the globe, white-collar workers everywhere got a crash course on the pitfalls and benefits of working from home. The debate over whether employees perform as well at the kitchen table as they do in the workplace has raged ever since technology first made such a shift possible. The monthslong lockdowns served as an illuminating, if unplanned, experiment one that seems certain to make toiling from home a bigger part of work life for most office workers and e
Active Adult, a term the home building industry embraces, is much more descriptive of the life you lead. Its also an apt description of David Stewart, the founder and editor of Ageist, a multi-platform media organization very much in tune with this demographic.
The whole working from home thing is a sequel to the award-winning 2019 spot The Underdogs. <meta property=
New research from Washington University in St. Louis finds early evidence that the pandemic has exacerbated -- not improved -- the gender gap in work hours, which could have enduring consequences for working mothers.
It's time for a more systematic approach to working from home.
With the Covid-19 pandemic affecting everything from office environments to travel, and free movement, working from home has become the new normal for a lot of people. It has become a prerequisite measure as far as keeping safe from the virus and curbing its spread are concerned. But lets face it; working from home is …
Aside from temperature checks and masks, going back to workplaces in countries where lockdowns have been lifted may never feel the same.
To remain globally competitive in a post-Covid world, we need to focus on skill, scale and speed.
Ivanka Trump, a woman with a lifetime career guarantee and a net worth equalling the GDP of a small African country, has a plan for the millions of unemployed workers, many of whom lost their jobs during the pandemic: Find Something New. The initiative, in partnership with the nonprofit Ad Council, Tim Cook, and IBM executive chairman Ginni Rometty, sounds like the familiar Obama-era learn to code trope and not exactly on-brand with the Make American Great Again promise of bringing back jobs. Tw
Ivanka Trump is just filled with great ideas...
/PRNewswire/ -- The Ad Council today announced Find Something New, an unprecedented national campaign created in collaboration with Apple, IBM and the White...
The White House started a campaign urging jobless Americans to Find Something New. Ivanka Trump explains, There has never been a more critical time for Americans of all ages and backgrounds to be aware of the multiple pathways to career success.
The campaign is facing criticisms of tone deafness as 18 million adults remain jobless during the coronavirus pandemic.
Ivanka Trump urges people to "find something new" while looking for a job as the coronavirus outbreak has cost millions of people their jobs, many of which may be lost forever.
Ivanka Trump will launch a new ad campaign on Tuesday promoting the value of job training outside of the four-year university college system.
"I got laid off twice, but you got to keep going," one man says in the 30-second spot.
A new White House-backed ad campaign aims to encourage people who are unemployed or unhappy in their jobs or careers to find something new.
A new White House-backed ad campaign aims to encourage people who are unemployed or unhappy in their jobs or careers to go out and "find something new."
The $10,000 grants are intended to assist small businesses negatively affected by "recent events."
/PRNewswire/ -- Treasury published its much-anticipated final regulation relating to GILTI, one of the two new international tax regimes created as part of the...
Months after the coronavirus arrived in the United States, the economy remains "mired" in crisis and policymakers need to create solutions that offer better support to struggling small businesses, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Patrick Harker said on Tuesday.
Beyonc and her BeyGOOD foundation are collaborating with the NAACP to provide $10,000 grants to struggling Black-owned businesses in select cities around the country.
In the press release announcing the charges, the Justice Department warned other PPP loan applicants that the FBI and other federal law enforcement agencies would aggressively pursue fraud charges against anyone who attempted to defraud the PPP loan program.
Loans from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) are not enough to save many small businesses from laying off employees, a recent survey found.
Black-owned small businesses continue to bear the worst of Covid-19s economic pain in the U.S., shuttering at a rate thats more than double that of White owners despite a partial rebound in May, according to a recent study tracking closures across the country.
84% of recipients will exhaust their funding by the first week of August.
Optimism among small-business owners rose in June for the second straight month, an NFIB survey shows, but a fresh spike in coronavirus cases and tighter...
Small business owners are feeling much more optimistic. The Small Business Optimism Index increased 6.2 points in June to 100.6, the National Federation | Economy
In the past several months, small businesses have been affected by the three Us: an Unprecedented pandemic, precipitating an Unprecedented economic shutdown, necessitating Unprecedented direct government assistance. Here is an update on new rules and support from the government.
Small-business owners confidence in the U.S. economy rose in June for second consecutive month as the country continued to reopen, data from a survey...