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We interrupt this pandemic to bring you a Memorial Day message

This is my Memorial Day column with a coronavirus pandemic component, which we’ll get to in a minute. Reasonable people disagree on the exact origins of what is now called Memorial Day. But most accept that the practice of decorating the graves .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Real estate roundup: A look at the latest residential projects across the Charlotte area

Plans for several Charlotte-area residential developments are in the works despite the Covid-19 pandemic. That includes a pair of rezoning petitions for townhouse developments — one that would bring as many as 63 units to the Commonwealth Park neighbor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 2020

Aircraft makers go digital to fight coronavirus delivery logjam

Helicopter and jet makers are turning to digital technology so customers can inspect their big-ticket purchases remotely before taking delivery, as they strive to push through deals paralyzed by the coronavirus pandemic and bring in much needed cash......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 1st, 2020

This haircare manufacturer saw online sales triple some days during the pandemic

Mahisha Dellinger had to bring more workers in to accommodate the number of online sales her company has received during the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2020

Xavier outlines its return to campus

Xavier University plans to bring students back to campus this fall, but it won't be business as usual. In a message to students and staff Thursday, the university outlined a series of scheduling changes designed to limit the likelihood of studen.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

A new way to grieve

Katie Anderson mourned two close family members in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, but their memorial services were starkly different. Anderson, a Berwick resident who works for Bexley City Schools, flew to Wisconsin for the funer.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2020

Mike Pence predicted the pandemic would be "behind us" by Memorial Day. Instead, hospitalizations are rising as deaths near 100,000.

Al Drago/Reuters Vice President Mike.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 26th, 2020

US will pay for companies to bring supply chains home from China: Kudlow

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused supply chain disruptions and elevated concerns the U.S. has become too reliant on production in Asia, and specifically China, for goods and key technologies.  .....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 26th, 2020

Drone images show social distancing at Sparkman Wharf, Armature Works and Hyde Park Village

People took to Sparkman Wharf, Armature Works and Hyde Park Village restaurants as businesses reopened before Memorial Day weekend with regulations due to the coronavirus pandemic. Freelance photographer Nola Laleye took to the streets and the skie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

Twin Cities Restaurant Coalition aims to outlast the pandemic that inspired it

It took a pandemic to bring together the all-star roster of chefs, restaurateurs and food industry professionals who recently formed the Twin Cities Restaurant Coalition, and its founders say it will take more than a vaccine to split them apart. “W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2020

While many restaurants are coming back to life, some remain dark [PHOTOS]

The coronavirus pandemic caused more than a few of the Kansas City area's best-known restaurants to temporarily close. While some have reopened as of Memorial Day, a number haven't yet and some never will. The area's stay-at-home orders and prohibi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2020

Capitol Report: Fed’s Powell to urge Congress to ‘do everything’ it can to help those suffering amid pandemic

As Democrats and Republicans squabble over what kind of coronavirus relief to provide next to millions of suffering Americans, the chairman of the Federal Reserve has a simple message: Do everything you can......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2020

‘He’s got to instill a sense of urgency’: Fed chair Jerome Powell expected to bring spend-more message to Congress

The tric.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 18th, 2020

The only message customers want from you

It only took the pandemic a couple of weeks to turn it all upside down — including marketing and sales. And along with it has come an endless tsunami of email messages flooding consumer email mailboxes. It was war, with 50% to 80% off sales, “.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

The giants of the video game industry have thrived in the pandemic. Can the success continue?

Those in and around the industry believe the growth amid stay-at-home measures could bring lasting gains for the consumer base, even with the potential for product delays and reduced interest in esports from cable broadcast companies......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 12th, 2020

World-changing innovations that came out of global crises

Even the darkest clouds can have a silver lining and like many major crises that have affected the world in the past, the COVID-19 pandemic will bring exciting new innovations, say experts......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 5th, 2020

World-changing innovations that came out of global crises

Even the darkest clouds can have a silver lining and like many major crises that have affected the world in the past, the COVID-19 pandemic will bring exciting new innovations, say experts......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 5th, 2020

4 Ways COVID-19 Will Bring Banks and Regulators to Crypto

Consensus:Distributed speaker and CoinDesk columnist Ajit Tripathi argues the pandemic will normalize the use of CBDCs and cryptocurrencies......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 5th, 2020

Key Words: President Trump calls out George W. Bush for not ‘speaking up against the greatest Hoax in American history!’

Former President George W. Bush is calling on Americans, in these divided times, to come together to fight the “shared threat” of the coronavirus pandemic. President Trump took exception to the video message......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2020

Key Words: George W. Bush calls for unity, but President Trump’s not buying it

Former President George W. Bush is calling on Americans, in these divided times, to come together to fight the “shared threat” of the coronavirus pandemic. President Trump took exception to the video message......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 3rd, 2020

Mortgage rates fall to new record low — here’s why some loan applicants won’t be offered them

The low interest rate environment isn’t expected to bring much of a boost to the housing market, which is struggling as a result of the economic downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2020