Leadership contingency planning during Covid-19 and beyond

During the Covid-19 crisis and related economic turmoil, strong family business leadership is more important than ever, but the pandemic also increases the likelihood that owner-operators, chief executives or controlling shareholders may become inca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 1st, 2020

4 significant ways COVID-19 has changed my financial planning advice to clients

Courtesy Sharif Muhammad   The COVID-19 pandemic has introduced all sorts of uncertainty into Americans' lives — financial and otherwise. As a financial planner, I've been rethinking my typical money advice. I'm advising clients to f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

A COVID-19 vaccine would challenge tech leadership and spark a rotation into value, Goldman Sachs says

Lucas Jackson/Reuters The successful development of a COVID-19 vaccine would .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 6th, 2020

Gator Bowl plans for 25% capacity game in 2021 — but has reams of contingency plans, too

With the future uncertain, the leadership within Gator Bowl Sports is preparing for the 2021 game. While they're expecting a 25% capacity stadium, they're also prepping to call an audible if necessary......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 5th, 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

LabCorp to offer antibody testing at no charge to support blood plasma donations as possible COVID-19 treatment

Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings said Thursday it is planning to create a program offering total antibody testing at no charge as.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 30th, 2020

Gov. Hogan pauses Covid-19 reopening, expands mask-wearing order

Gov. Larry Hogan on Wednesday paused Maryland's economic reopening plan and expanded an order to require residents to wear face coverings in public spaces at all businesses. The Republican governor also announced a critical leadership change in the M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2020

Harley-Davidson starts 5-year overhaul as coronavirus slams business

Harley-Davidson is planning a strategic overhaul after losing $92 million in the second quarter as COVID-19 slammed business......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 28th, 2020

I"m planning to homeschool my son in the fall to save over $5,000 on tuition

Choncé Maddox   I started thinking about homeschooling my fifth-grade son before the COVID-19 pandemic, and I've decided to move forward with homeschool in the fall. His pr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 27th, 2020

Stan Silverman: Covid-19 pandemic defense needs better leadership

We are living in unprecedented times. The Covid-19 pandemic has affected nearly every aspect of our lives. We are fighting a public health war as impactful to our country as we will ever see, short of a nuclear war. In March, to fight the sprea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2020

Delta CEO Ed Bastian on Flying Safely During COVID-19—And His Response to Passengers Who Won’t Wear Masks

He's taking a hard line on face coverings. (Miss this week’s The Leadership Brief? This interview above was delivered to the inbox of L.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJul 27th, 2020

CFO of the Year Awards: How our 2020 winners are taking leadership to a new level

The growing list of complex challenges and ever-changing roles being juggled by chief financial officers during Covid-19 seems endless. Forecasting. Staffing levels. Securing federal loans. Slashing costs. Negotiating rent terms. And .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2020

Five things you need to know today, and now is the time for leadership

Good morning, Cincinnati! Don’t forget to take a mask if you plan to grocery shop at Kroger. As of today, all customers must wear one to gain entry. I’ll have more in a bit on how other companies can help contain the spread of Covid-19. Firs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 22nd, 2020

Five Things for Monday, including a beer battle and Covid"s social spread

Good morning. Hope your weekend was a good one. Here are Five Things for a new week. The pending marriage of Portland-based Craft Brew Alliance and beer behemoth Anheuser-Busch has sparked a lawsuit by a CBA shareholder against the leadership of bo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2020

FA Center: The financial planning business is mostly white, but these investment advisers are trying to change that

Workplace diversity starts with a firm’s leadership diversifying its own views and contacts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 13th, 2020

Skyline Exhibits prepares to cut as many as 150 jobs in Eagan

Skyline Exhibits, a manufacturer of graphics and displays for trade shows, is planning to lay off between 100 and 150 employees at its Eagan headquarters because of Covid-19. The job cutting will start July 31 and continue until the end of the year. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2020

Outside the Box: The pandemic made everything harder: Financial strategies for people with disabilities and special needs

COVID-19 highlights the importance of planning.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 9th, 2020

Weekends Only furnishes a new strategy amid Covid-19

New leadership has ushered the furniture retailer through Covid-19 and now a new strategy for expansion......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020

Auburn company plans $163M expansion to support Covid vaccine efforts

An Auburn company is planning a $163 million expansion after securing a major contract to support the Covid-19 vaccine effort. SiO2 Materials Science will be supplying the federal government with vials for the vaccine. The project will create 220 jobs.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

South Florida sports teams want fans at games, but when is the big question

A spike in local Covid-19 cases means the Miami Dolphins, Inter Miami CF, Miami Heat and more are planning for no-fan games......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Electrician apprentice training center prepares for new normal

The NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center will restart apprentice classes on June 22 after a three month pause due to Covid-19. We have been working since mid-March to prepare for the next semester. When we started planning, we didn’t know the e.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020