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Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T14:10:25Z
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Unemployment will remain high for 'at least' 2 years if the leisure and hospitality industries aren't bailed out, says the chief economist at a flexible-staffing firm

Upwork's Adam Ozimek said that without more stimulus to help the hospitality industry, jobs creation could take at least two years to pick back up.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T11:00:00Z
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The head of Edward Jones shares the company's plan for reopening offices during the pandemic and what it takes to land a job at the financial-services firm managing $1.3 trillion in assets

Penny Pennington was recently impressed by an employee who equipped every single associate at the financial-services firm to work remotely.
Strategy 2020-06-23T15:16:47Z
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What your rights are at work when it comes to getting involved in social or political activism

If you're unsure whether your company can fire you for social or political activism, experts said there are a few instances where you're protected.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:00:00Z

The 10-step action plan leaders can use right now to create more equal workplaces during the pandemic and beyond

The coronavirus outbreak continues to lay bare systemic inequalities in the US workforce and economy.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:38:23Z

I'm the scientist who sets the global guidelines on 5G safety. Take it from me: 5G doesn't cause cancer or spread COVID-19.

The new technology has been met with a number of conspiracy theories circulating online, which Dr. Eric van Rongen says have no basis in science.
Premium Tech 2020-06-23T23:33:00Z

Renowned VC Marc Andreessen says he gets no emotional rush when he wins big on an investment, and that keeps him from making irrational bets. 'I actually don't have the gambling gene'

Although Marc Andreessen said he doesn't feel a dopamine rush when he gambles, he sometimes approaches VC like a professional poker player.
Strategy 2020-06-23T23:24:00Z

3 key things to know about Trump's freeze on work visas, according to an immigration lawyer

President Trump suspended new work visas for immigrants until at least December 31, 2020. Here's what you should know, according to a lawyer.
Premium Tech 2020-06-23T22:36:00Z

Meet the 15 Google execs who report to CEO Sundar Pichai and are leading the internet company's most critical businesses

Google is facing big new challenges, from the pandemic to regulatory scrutiny. Here's the team of execs backing up CEO Sundar Pichai.
Strategy 2020-06-23T20:40:00Z

Trump just froze work visas during a time when a record number of immigrant-founded companies are generating record amounts of revenue

Some of the biggest Fortune 500 companies fall into that category, like Amazon, Apple, and Alphabet, Google's parent company.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T20:14:16Z

Hospitals got tens of millions in federal coronavirus bailouts. Now, they're charging ahead with mergers.

Hospitals received a $175 billion federal bailout because they said business was so bad, yet they found the money to buy up new medical facilities.
Strategy 2020-06-23T19:37:16Z

Fireworks might be everywhere this summer, but 2 retailers and a pyrotechnician told us your conspiracy theories about them probably aren't true

Retailers said theories the police are setting off fireworks are farfetched and people are just bored. One told us stimulus funds are paying for them.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T19:23:00Z

The best way to teach yourself to code and land a 6-figure job, from 5 people who've done it

These coders are all self-taught and enjoying lucrative programming careers. They say get started as soon as possible if you want to end up like them.
Strategy 2020-06-23T18:34:37Z

Smashed windows and thousands of dollars in damages: 3 Black business owners detail what it's been like to reopen their stores after being hit by looters

Black business owners told Business Insider Today about extensive damages sustained by their stores but they remain hopeful about the recovery.
Strategy 2020-06-23T18:27:00Z

14 racist brands, mascots, and logos that were considered just another part of American life

Quaker Oats announced its Aunt Jemima brand is on the way out, but several of these racist caricatures are still American staples.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T17:44:00Z

The ultimate guide to getting a job at McKinsey, BCG, Bain, or Accenture, according to 3 headhunters for these top management consulting firms

The top management consulting firms are notoriously tough to break into. Luckily, these headhunters have helped plenty of candidates get jobs there.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:32:00Z

16 jobs where people make far more now than they would have 10 years ago

While overall wage growth has been modest over the past decade, these jobs have seen a bump in salary of at least 20%.
Strategy 2020-06-23T13:44:42Z

Women will be racing to catch up to men for the rest of their careers

The first installment of our newsletter explains why women may fall behind in their careers because they're overburdened at 真人百家家乐网站home during the pandemic.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T17:13:08Z

The right mix of cold calls and warm introductions will help diversify your network — but use them correctly or your business will suffer

Harvard Business School researchers found that venture-capital firms with diverse teams are up to 24% more successful than those without.
Tech 2020-06-23T16:52:27Z

These $229 clear shields may be protecting your desk when you go back to the office

Employers can purchase Poppin's shields, priced between $229 and $389, and stand them on any type of desk as a distancing measure.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T16:42:59Z

How a tech recruiting platform used by Amazon and PayPal is tackling bias in the hiring process by eliminating the need for resumes and cover letters

HackerEarth's new screening process removes a candidate's personal information like name, birth date, and gender and focuses on skills assessments.
Strategy 2020-06-23T16:07:31Z

All of a sudden, 65% of US colleges are preparing for in-person classes this fall

In addition to schools returning to campus, The Chronicle of Higher Education found that 8% plan to stay remote and 16% will take a hybrid approach.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:17:00Z

7 lies to stop telling yourself if you want to become mentally stronger

A psychotherapist explains why 'cognitive distortions' can hold you back, and how to replace them with empowering thoughts.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:03:00Z

4 jobs police officers are asked to do that could be better suited to other professionals

Defunding the police could mean funding other social services like domestic violence organizations and crisis intervention teams.
Strategy 2020-06-23T14:00:00Z

I study Latin American policing and protests. Under the Trump administration, Black Lives Matter protests are more than anti-racist — they're anti-itarian.

Like their Latin American neighbors, many activists in the US are realizing that democracy on paper offers little real-life guarantees.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T13:56:11Z

15 lesser-known pandemic relief grants business owners and entrepreneurs can apply to this summer to recover and reopen

These programs offer funding specifically to marginalized communities as well as artists, nail professionals, and others impacted by the pandemic.
Strategy 2020-06-23T13:45:00Z

Generous — and inclusive — sick leave is a must for any business that wants to reopen safely

Screening works only if employees are honest about symptoms and exposure history — but this could mean significant time off without pay.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-23T13:40:00Z

How a federally funded lab and a biotech startup are combining AI and supercomputing to find a coronavirus treatment — and why the partnership hints at the future of drug development

The partnership could expand "outside of the scope of COVID to really challenge the way that drugs are looked at," said BERG CEO Niven Narain.
Strategy 2020-06-23T13:15:00Z

7 parenting mistakes that prevent kids from learning healthy ways to cope with their feelings

Hiding your own emotions to spare your child worry or pain can actually stifle their ability to learn healthy emotional coping skills.
Strategy 2020-06-23T13:00:00Z

3 ways to improve your memory, according to a self-described brain coach

Forgetfulness can have a real cost in your daily life and your business, so it's worth it to strengthen your memory.
Premium BI Prime 2020-06-23T12:00:00Z

Starting Up | Yieldstreet founder Milind Mehere

Starting Up is an interview series that asks the founders of the hottest startups how they launched your favorite brands! On this episode, Yieldstreet founder Milind Mehere.
Personal Finance 2020-06-22T21:24:00Z

The 15 best personal finance books for 2020

Whether you want to learn to invest, budget, retire early, or just the foundations of managing money, these 15 personal finance books are the best.
Premium Media 2020-06-22T21:17:00Z

How to get a job interview at TikTok by getting the attention of its recruiters

Business Insider spoke to a head of HR at TikTok to learn more about how to get noticed by recruiters and land an interview at the company.
Strategy 2020-06-22T21:11:00Z

15 of the highest-paying jobs for doctors

Some doctor jobs pay more than others. Anesthesiologists are paid the most, followed by surgeons, gynecologists, and orthodontists.

'Drag Race' superstar Peppermint on the landmark Supreme Court ruling and what needs to come next

Peppermint, who was at the Supreme Court oral arguments last October, said it was the "most queer and diverse and trans that courtroom has ever been."
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T18:42:00Z

16 Canva features all entrepreneurs should use to distinguish their brand and win more customers

The hot self-marketing startup, which just reached a $6 billion valuation, makes design and branding easy, even for the least artistically inclined.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T18:36:37Z

The cofounder of $24.8 billion Okta says these 4 crucial sales principles can make anyone more successful in any career

Frederic Kerrest spent much of his early career in sales. He says the experience was invaluable and provided a crash course in how business works.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T17:46:00Z

The reason Melinda Gates almost quit her Microsoft job in the 1980s reveals an unfortunate truth about what it takes to get ahead at work

Many bosses show favor to people who are similar to them. It's critical to check your unconscious biases, which can inhibit diversity and inclusion.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T17:43:36Z

An inside look at Stanford's one-of-a-kind course on mental health innovation, where students mingle with industry experts and develop business plans aimed at revolutionizing the healthcare industry

Guest speakers at the intersection of tech and mental healthcare include the Tupac Shakur Foundation's president and Facebook's head of user safety.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T17:38:21Z

We translated the 3 most confusing PPP guidelines for entrepreneurs who might not know they qualify for the $130 billion the government still owes businesses

Freelancers, solo entrepreneurs, contractors, and gig workers are missing out on $50 billion because they didn't think they qualified for PPP money.
Tech 2020-06-22T16:12:00Z

This $4,500 enclosed testing portal allows a healthcare worker to stand inside and test people for COVID-19 as offices start reopening. Here's how it works.

A medical professional stands inside the glass box, places their hands through a pair of gloves, and then tests the person on the outside.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-06-22T15:55:00Z

The menswear guide to dressing for Zoom this summer: We asked top style experts to pick the 12 perfect shirts, pants, and style accessories for those hot summer months

From Silicon Valley, to New York, top style experts reveal how to dress for this summer's hottest trend: dressing for Zoom.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T15:55:00Z

How Cisco helped save the US dairy supply this spring with new digital tools like audio-and-video enabled helmets

The equipment donated by the tech giant let Dairy Farmers of America workers communicate remotely from the plant floor with experts around the US.
Strategy 2020-06-22T15:27:52Z

Innovation Inc: Why this management style may be the key to help solve systemic racism in the workplace

The agile method has already been used to improve employee happiness and cut production times. Racism in the workplace may be the next target.
Strategy 2020-06-22T15:24:33Z

SUCCESS INSIDER: Here's what we really need to dismantle systemic racism in the office

Our regular newsletter for getting things done, like things leaders need to focus on to make their offices more inclusive.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T15:22:22Z

How the agile method already used by Amazon, Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase, and others can help solve systemic racism in the workplace

The method encourages diverse viewpoints, and therefore conversations about racism and addressing it, according to its co-creator, Jeff Sutherland.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T15:07:02Z

2 entrepreneurs spent a year building a platform for finding quality fitness classes — then the coronavirus hit. Here's how they pivoted their product to online workouts in just 5 weeks.

TENY recommends workouts from trainers across the globe, giving unemployed fitness instructors a platform and helping the remote population stay fit.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T14:53:00Z

11 recession-proof consulting firms hiring for 6-figure jobs right now

Although the industry has taken a hit during the coronavirus pandemic, many firms are still hiring for a variety of senior and entry level roles.
Strategy 2020-06-22T14:22:24Z

Remote workers around the world are renting hotel rooms from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to try and regain a sense of work-life balance

Even people who live just blocks away are coming to take advantage of high-speed internet, coffee and snacks, and fitness center access.
Premium Strategy 2020-06-22T14:21:44Z

Black entrepreneurs who've built million-dollar businesses and blazed trails reveal their secrets to problem solving and building creatively

Black founders and leaders share how their identity has inspired creative approaches to building their businesses and led them to success.
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