National Hotel Group Declares ‘Save Hotel Jobs’ Day

American Hotel & Lodging Association

As Congress debates a new round of COVID-19 recovery legislation, a new survey of American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) members shows that the pandemic continues to have a devastating effect on the hotel industry and its employees. Results show nearly nine in ten hotels have been forced to lay off or furlough employees due to COVID-19 and the resulting drop in travel. … [More]

Apparel Co. Sees 167% Direct-to-Consumer Growth amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Sportiqe

With more people working from home than ever before, Sportiqe, a global Modern American apparel company known for its elevated basics with superior fit, has seen a 167% direct-to-consumer growth over the last few months as the company shifted its focus from its bread-and-butter wholesale division to bolster e-commerce sales as demand for quality, comfortable clothing grew … [More]

Healthcare Co. Launches New Approach to Deliver Innovative Healthcare Solutions

Magellan Health, Inc.

Magellan Health, Inc. launched Magellan Health Studio to accelerate the design, development and delivery of next generation products complemented by integrated digital solutions for health plans, healthcare systems, providers and ultimately patients. Magellan Health Studio, located in Frisco, Texas, will focus on solving healthcare’s most vexing issues through a … [More]

Pivots Drive Next Wave of Growth and Innovation for Rehab Therapy Tech Co.

WebPT

The second quarter brought about seismic shifts to the rehab therapy industry, and WebPT, the leading rehab therapy platform for enhancing patient care and fueling business growth, quickly responded by launching a telehealth solution in just seven days, rolling out digital intake, developing timely educational content for clinic owners, and expanding its team to meet customer … [More]

WEBINAR – Aug 3: SBA Presents COVID-19 Road to Recovery for AAPI Entrepreneurs

Small Business Administration

On Monday, August 3, 2020 at 2:30 pm PT, please join an Access Live event for AAPI entrepreneurs. Small businesses, non-profit organizations and faith-based organizations in need of financial assistance may join this call and learn what opportunities exist to recover from the COVID-19 global pandemic. Join the SBA and many other experts to learn how we can overcome these … [More]

Talent Acquisition in Pandemic: Employers Can Make Better Hiring Decisions

EmployTest

With the pandemic causing seismic shifts in the economy, millions of Americans are searching for jobs, which creates opportunities for companies to upgrade their talent to face the challenges ahead. Inundated with applicants, hiring managers and HR need a way to remotely pre-screen applicants to make the best hiring choices. “In the coming year, hiring companies will be … [More]

WEBINARS – Aug 5, 12, 19, 26: FORESIGHT 20/20 – Eyes on Social Justice

Black Philanthropy Initiative

We cannot understand our present moment without recognizing the lasting damage caused by a history of policies that have placed Black and White people into two separate worlds. During Black Philanthropy Month, the Black Philanthropy Initiative invites you to join a series of conversations every Wednesday in August called FORESIGHT 20/20 - Eyes on Social Justice.   Each … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: ¿Está considerando abrir un nuevo negocio en 2020? Toma estos consejos en consideración

por Edgar R. Olivo

¿Ser dueño de un negocio es algo que quiere hacer este año? ¿Tuvo que cerrar un negocio durante la pandemia y ahora está pensando en comenzar de nuevo? ¿Está pensando en dejar el mundo corporativo para comenzar su camino empresarial? Si respondió que sí, lea las siguientes consideraciones antes de tomar esta gran decisión. Iniciar un negocio en el clima económico … [More]

Are You Considering Opening a New Business in 2020? Take These Tips into Consideration

by Edgar R. Olivo

Is being a business owner something you want to do this year? Did you have to close a business during the pandemic and now you are thinking of starting over? Are you thinking about leaving the corporate world to start your entrepreneurial journey? If you answered yes to any of these questions, please read the following considerations before making this big … [More]

World`s Five Largest Airlines Lost Over $40 Billion in Market Cap Since January

BuyShares

Not many industries have experienced such a severe impact of the coronavirus pandemic like the airline industry. While the global travel restrictions and the lockdown rules are expected to cause airline passenger revenues to drop by $300 billion in 2020, the world's largest airline companies are witnessing staggering losses in their market capitalization. According to data … [More]