JPMorgan"s Back-To-Office Plan Gets A Pandemic-Sized Setback

JPMorgan Chase & Co’s (NYSE: JPM) drive to bring its employees back to their workstations suffered a setback after an employee tested positive for COVID-19, the New York Post reported Tuesday. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 16th, 2020

Jamie Dimon would be better NYC mayor than de Blasio after JPMorgan calls staff back to office: Navarro

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said he'd prefer JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon as New York City mayor over Bill de Blasio after Dimon called most of the bank's trading staff back to the office by Sept. 21 despite the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 13th, 2020

Northwestern Mutual pauses bringing workers back to office as Covid-19 cases rise

Northwestern Mutual, one of the Milwaukee-area's largest employers, is hitting the pause button on its plan to bring workers back to the office amid the Covid-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2020

Ralph Lauren to cut 15% of its global workforce

Ralph Lauren Corporation plans to reduce its global workforce by 15% by the end of fiscal 2021 as part of a plan to revamp its organizational structure, fuel growth and battle back from pandemic-driven losses. The move will affect more than 3,6.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 23rd, 2020

What small businesses can learn about reopening from Google, Facebook, and other major companies that plan to bring employees back in July 2021

Setting a return date during the pandemic isn't easy for a small business, but these big companies can show you what works — and what doesn't. Learn from other companies be.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 18th, 2020

Trump sends "congratulations" to JPMorgan for bringing staff back to office

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 11th, 2020

Traders at Wall Street"s biggest bank are reportedly being ordered back to the office this month

JPMorgan told staff in conferences calls reported by the Wall Street Journal that they'll be expected back September 21. Andrew Burton / Getty Images JPMorgan told sales and tradin.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 10th, 2020

JPMorgan top brass tell trading-floor staff to come back to the office

The bank, which just notched a record trading quarter, told staffers they need to return by Sept. 21 unless they have child-care or medical issues......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 10th, 2020

I"m the mayor of a mid-sized city. Cities like mine need the federal government to invest in our infrastructure so our economies can bounce back from the pandemic.

We ne.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 29th, 2020

How to ask your boss if you can keep working from home even if your office is reopening

Thomas Barwick/Getty Images If you're nervous about heading back into the office during the pandemic, there are few things you can do to convince your boss to let you stay working at home.  Start by explaining exactly w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 22nd, 2020

Ease employee anxiety surrounding returning to the office (video)

In mid-March, companies across the region began working from home due to the Covid-19 pandemic. As communities reopen, some employers are starting to transition employees back to the office. This can cause anxiety in some who are high risk, have high-ris.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2020

Outside the Box: Why my company’s 7,000 employees won’t rush back to the office even when the coronavirus pandemic is under control

Without coordinated national policy to address COVID-19, businesses must fill the leadership void, writes Sanjiv Das......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 4th, 2020

Graceland shakes up lineup for Elvis Week

Graceland organizers plan to scale back activities for Elvis Week 2020 because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, and a virtual experience will be a new option for guests this year. Graceland announced Thursday, July 16, that due to the coronavirus a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2020

The Margin: More than 3 in 4 college students plan to return to campus this fall — but they promise not to party

A pandemic survey finds most students want dorms and in-person classes back — but others tell MarketWatch they’re not comfortable with that yet.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 15th, 2020

Office of the future: Architects envision a flexible workplace in the "now normal" and beyond

Flexibility is critical, architects say, as companies look to re-envision their offices as they plan for an eventual return to work once the pandemic ebbs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2020

Office of the Future: Top real estate experts envision a pandemic-era workplace

Working from home is no longer a luxury. It's a necessity. But many companies are starting to plan for the eventual return to the physical workspace that has been shut down for the past four months. That means no more fuzzy slippers, sweatpants.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2020

Parents plan to drop billions on school necessities at retailers this month, but coronavirus has overhauled the back-to-school shopping cart

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Back-to-school and back-to-college shopping is set to start soon, even as decisions on how and where students will be taught remain undecided due to the pandemic.  Professional services firm Deloitte ran two su.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 8th, 2020

Q&A: Office space may look different, but it won"t go out of style

The aftermath of the Covid-19 pandemic has prompted companies to re-imagine what their office space may look like when they welcome employees back into the work environment. There is also some speculation some companies may reconsider the amount of sp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2020

Landlords take extraordinary measures to ensure safe reopening

As the city's workforce starts trickling back into the barren office buildings, the real estate industry is giving workspaces a post-pandemic makeover. The changes start with the guidelines for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 29th, 2020

Market Extra: No rubbing elbows on Wall Street for the ‘foreseeable future,’ even as firms start navigating back to office

Big banks this summer are testing out new safety protocols to slowly return staff to their Manhattan offices during the pandemic, but it will be a long road back to anything near ‘normal.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2020

JPMorgan to start bringing traders back to office next week

JPMorgan Chase & Co. plans to start returning more traders to its Manhattan&…; trading floors next week as the biggest U.S. bank begins formally with New York exiting total lockdown. The company... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 20th, 2020