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India"s huge outsourcing industry struggles with work-from-home scenario

As the coronavirus pandemic pushes India into a lockdown, the call centres and IT services firms that function as the world's back office are struggling to piece together work-from-home solutions and other business-continuity plans......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 2020

China home-use projector market to grow due to outbreak

The home-use projector market in China in 2020 is expected to grow significantly along with increasing stay- and work-at-home demand due to coronavirus outbreak, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 27th, 2020

The work from home wave could reshape airline travel

A freeze on business class travel could have long-lasting impacts on the airline industry......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2020

Service industry and gig workers out of work amid pandemic

The economic effects of coronavirus are particularly acute for those who cannot work from home and are afforded few protections, such as paid sick leave......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 18th, 2020

Jefferies Says Stay-at-Home Scenario Huge for 6 Stocks Rated Buy

A new Jefferies report notes that “food at home” buying is sure to jump. Six top stocks could be poised for solid gains from the current crisis......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 17th, 2020

Oil giants set health checks for critical staff, work-from-home rules

Major energy companies in the United States imposed work-from-home rules for office staff and began health checks for remote or critical workers as coronavirus spread and threatened an industry reeling from falling demand and profits......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 15th, 2020

Virus creates huge, stressful experiment in working from home

Even before the pandemic struck, remote work was accelerating in the U.S. But the next few months will be a very strange test of our white-collar future......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 13th, 2020

Keep calm and work from home during coronavirus, European banks tell workers

Global banks and small investment firms in Europe are urging staff to work from home and curb travel as the financial industry braces for disruption from the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 4th, 2020

India considers commissions cap for Uber, Ola, unsettling industry

India plans to cap the commissions app-based taxi aggregators such as Uber and home-grown Ola earn on rides to a maximum 10% of the total fare, according to a draft proposal seen by Reuters, a move industry experts warned would hit revenue and operations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 28th, 2019

Esports Moves Beyond The Virtual: Building Homes For A Huge New Industry To Move Into The Real World

Several years ago, Philadelphia software company founder John Fazio and some work buddies were gaming in an esports arena, though they didn’t know that’s what it was. The world wasn’t ready for that yet. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 14th, 2019

New home health care company welcomed to Downtown

In more than 20 years of work in the health care industry, Doug Wenners and Michael Scarbrough noticed the same thing: People with advanced serious illnesses don’t get enough support. “They fall in between the cracks,” Wenners said. “They have .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2019

Crystal healing is huge in the self-care industry —but does it really work?

See Also:Create rainbow beauty looks with Split CakeThe royals are obsessed with a particular vintage stroller they've been using for decadesThere's a pair of glasses to help glasses-wearers apply makeup.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 26th, 2018

A restaurant in NYC serves a $1,000 gold wings developed by a friend of the Kardashians

See Also:A food stall in NYC makes fresh, fried dumplings by the dozenCrystal healing is huge in the self-care industry —but does it really work?Create rainbow beauty looks with Split Cake.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 30th, 2018

Inside a Mexican Airbnb full of hidden rooms and sliding doors

See Also:A food stall in NYC makes fresh, fried dumplings by the dozenA Michelin-starred restaurant in LA serves up Hawaiian-Cajun seafood feastsCrystal healing is huge in the self-care industry —but does it really work?.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 30th, 2018

Philippine Call Centers Try to Put Threat of Automation on Hold

Outsourcing industry leaders are trying to stave off the threat to their business by training staffers to handle more-specialized tasks, while letting the bots do the grunt work......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 6th, 2018

Working from home in North Texas? Show us your home office space

Like many residents of North Texas, my workspace has changed a great deal over the last few weeks. For safety and health reasons related to the coronavirus, beginning on March 13, the Dallas Business Journal asked its employees to work from home .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 59 min. ago

Breaking: City employees unable to work from home temporarily furloughed

City confirmed furloughs were announced to staff Friday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

2 working parents from Michigan reveal the family schedule that allows them to work at least 4 to 6 hours a day from home during the coronavirus pandemic

Andy Hill Two parents from Michigan share how they're successfully managing parenting and working fro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

eSports, gaming industry thriving as video games provide escape from reality during coronavirus pandemic

WFAA's Jonah Javad wrote this from his apartment balcony because he -- like most of you -- is staying home in an effort to limit the outbreak of coronavirus and to "flatten the curve." The COVID-19 pandemic flattened the sports world as we know it. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2020

Working from home during coronavirus pandemic? Here"s technology to help

There are some essential tools you need to work from home successfully including a suitable computer, reliable n.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 28th, 2020

Working from home: The fun quirks couples learn about each other

As many couples work from home together during the coronavirus pandemic, they learn hilarious, interesti.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 27th, 2020