Tag Archives: Coronavirus

How to Help Support Small Businesses During the Coronavirus

Deborah Sweeney — March 23, 2020 Small businesses are currently facing an unprecedented crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic. All around the world, companies in industries ranging from hospitality to food are experiencing closures. Some businesses have had to cut back on hours for staff members while others are laying off employees. Cities have banned … Continue reading How to Help Support Small Businesses During the Coronavirus

Understanding the Families-First Coronavirus Response Act

Synergy — March 21, 2020 The government response to the spreading coronavirus has evolved rapidly, culminating in the passing of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. Given that the language of the law measures nearly 20,000 words, it can be difficult to digest on your own. As your HR partner, its our job to be … Continue reading Understanding the Families-First Coronavirus Response Act

Using location data to track coronavirus: An opportunity and tremendous risk

The information could be used to map the spread of the infection and predict where outbreak clusters might happen next. Greg Sterling on March 18, 2020 First Israel proposed using a “secret trove” of cellphone data to track the spread of coronavirus infection in the country, tapping a mobile phone database “secretly gathered to combat … Continue reading Using location data to track coronavirus: An opportunity and tremendous risk

How to Manage Your Job Interview Process During Coronavirus Outbreak 2020

Bob Van Rossum — March 18, 2020 As many of us are working remotely due to the Coronavirus outbreak, it is helpful to look back at difficult times in the market to see who were the winners when the market recovered. Whether it was the recession of 2001, 2008 or previous economic downturns, those who … Continue reading How to Manage Your Job Interview Process During Coronavirus Outbreak 2020

Authenticity is now more important than ever during the coronavirus

Review all your email communications through the lens of people who are stuck at home and use it to empower your empathy and inform your marketing. Ryan Phelan on March 17, 2020 My inbox has been flooded with compassionate messages from retailers, businesses and SaaS vendors expressing their concern about the effect COVID-19 is having, … Continue reading Authenticity is now more important than ever during the coronavirus

Viral, Marketing: How The Coronavirus Is Impacting The Economics Of The Ad Industry

Viral, Marketing: How The Coronavirus Is Impacting The Economics Of The Ad Industry by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, February 14, 2020 The economic cost of Coronavirus remains uncertain, International Monetary Fund (IMF) spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday in Washington, DC — but that hasn’t stopped advertising industry insiders from speculating about the impact. On Friday … Continue reading Viral, Marketing: How The Coronavirus Is Impacting The Economics Of The Ad Industry