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Montgomery County adds business restrictions in light of coronavirus pandemic

Montgomery County adds business restrictions in light of coronavirus pandemic.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

San Francisco"s public transit system is losing $1 million a week and will shut down train service as ridership plummets amid shelter-in-place order

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images The city and county of San Francisco's public transit system is shuttering its train and light rail services and replacing them with buses as ridership plummets amid a coronavirus pandemic. Known as Muni.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2020

The difference between self-isolating in my tiny NYC apartment and holing up in my family"s home in Austin taught me how crucial physical space is when working from home

Joey Hadden/Business Insider The company I work for recently went fully remote in light of the coronavirus pandemic. I worked in my tiny apartment in NYC fo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 22nd, 2020

Internal email at Freeman shows plans to furlough employees starting March 23

As a part of Freeman's plans to scale back operations in light of the coronavirus pandemic, the company is furloughing what it categorizes as a majority of its workers. In an email obtained by the Dallas Business Journal sent on March 17, CEO Bob Prie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

Gov. Cuomo orders businesses to have at least half of employees work from home amid coronavirus pandemic

After initially asking business owners to have employees work from home voluntarily, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is putting more formal restrictions in place, as the number of confirmed coronavirus cases grows......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

CBJ Morning Buzz: Brutal week for businesses as layoffs start to pile up; Political rival blasts governor"s order; Clinic closed after physician contracts coronavirus

It's been a brutal week already for Charlotte's business community, and it's likely to only get worse in the near term as the coronavirus crisis intensifies. Late yesterday, Mecklenburg County's health director warned of shelter-in-place restrictions: ".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2020

Tracking coronavirus: Restrictions stifle construction, threaten primary voting

Business owners nationwide continue their search for a new normal as the coronavirus pandemic forces more people to remain at home and takes its toll on additional events and everyday occurrences. Among the latest restrictions, all nonessential bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2020

Coronavirus restrictions stifle construction, threaten primary voting

Business owners nationwide continue their search for a new normal as the coronavirus pandemic forces more people to remain at home and takes its toll on additional events and everyday occurrences. Among the latest restrictions, all nonessential bu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2020

Doomsday preppers may have been on to something: Those who built nuclear shelters are now using them to ride out the coronavirus pandemic

Alex_11/Getty Images Doomsday preppers are riding out the coronavirus pandemic in their bunkers, reported R.T. Walson for The Wall Street Journal. The founder of one doomsday compound told Business Insider he's seen a "huge surge in interest" in the bu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

Self-made millionaires who retired in their 30s say a recession doesn"t worry them. Here"s what they"re doing with their money right now.

Soonthorn Kittikarnjanakorn/EyeEm The coronavirus pandemic has fueled fears of a recession as the US stock market drops. But most self-made millionaire early retirees who largely rely on investments to fund their lifestyle told Business Insider th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

2 experts share advice for safely shopping for groceries during the coronavirus pandemic

Justin Sullivan/Getty Grocery stores are still open, but that doesn't mean you should shop as normal. Business Insider spoke to two experts to find out what .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

4 disease experts reveal how they"d address the coronavirus pandemic in the US if they could wave a magic wand

Mario Tama/Getty Images The US is the new epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, with more than 101,000 cases and 1,500 deaths. Experts told Business Insider that the US has not yet seen the worst.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2020

The trauma of the coronavirus pandemic could cause a nationwide spike in substance abuse, experts say

Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images Substance use disorder researchers told Business Insider that the trauma of a pan.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 27th, 2020

Resources for Philadelphia-area businesses impacted by COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic and mandated business closures have taken a toll on Philadelphia's business community. Information and financial support are vital to ensuring these companies survive this global health crisis. Here is a compilation of local g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

MSPBJ resource guide: Local government, public-private partnership resources

Local governments and public-private partnerships across the Twin Cities are providing resources to assist business seeking help or resources to survive the disruption of the coronavirus pandemic. Here are a few resources readily available to business. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

US will be reopened from coronavirus shutdown responsibly: Mike Pence

Social distancing and business closings to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic have slowed the U.S. economy to a virtual standstill......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 27th, 2020

Sports Biz Roundup: Atlanta agencies grapple with NFL offseason amid coronavirus; Edwards declares for NBA Draft

NFL free agency is underway, but it’s far from business as usual. The signing period started heating up last week but most contracts have yet to be finalized due to pending physical exams. With travel restrictions and teams closing their faci.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

A guide to local resources for Albany region businesses struggling with coronavirus

The spread of the COVID-19 virus has upended life for Albany region residents and business owners alike — altering our workplaces, budgets and daily rhythms of life. For businesses, the pain of the coronavirus pandemic is underscored by the loss of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020

Tesla to slash on-site staff at Nevada factory by 75% due to virus: county manager

U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Inc plans to slash on-site staff at its Nevada battery plant by around 75% due to the coronavirus pandemic, the local county manager said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 27th, 2020

PCB maker Tripod cautious about 2020

Taiwan-based PCB specialist Tripod Technology has posted record revenues and profits for 2019, but it has turned cautious about its business prospect for 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic has led to many uncertainties on the demand side......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 27th, 2020

Texas Business Minds: New XFL league looks to boost Houston"s sports scene

Prior to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the XFL’s Houston Roughnecks were undefeated in the league.  The team’s record was 5-0, having just defeated the Seattle Dragons 32-23 on March 7 at TDECU Stadium. Three days later, Roughnecks President.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2020