With the COVID-19 vaccine becoming more widely available, workers are returning to the office after more than half a year of working from home. It’s a lot like kids returning to school after summer break, but it’s intensified because many people have been at home for almost a year and a half,” says Kelly Sopchak, a psychologist with the Texas A&M University Health Telebehavioral Care Program. Consider these 5 actions to increase employee comfort: Survey your workforce Survey your workforce and consider segmenting this survey by generation, geography, gender, and type of work environment the employee is currently working in.
El Salvador became the first country to embrace Bitcoin on September 7, 2021, when it became legal tender. The move has converted the Central American country into the world’s first national experiment in using the often volatile currency, which is gaining popularity among investors and speculators throughout the world. Bitcoin’s price fell sharply after El Salvador announced the move, recovering slightly by early afternoon Tuesday. In 2001, El Salvador’s Law of Monetary Integration set a fixed rate of exchange between the U.S. dollar and that country’s monetary unit, the colon. While the colon technically remains legal tender, it is no
Around 65 million Americans suffer from back pain because of poor posture when we’re working, leading to 83 million days of lost work each year. Many of us are so focused on job performance we ignore or downplay how we use our bodies in ways that don’t serve us. Especially, In the Covid-19 pandemic, many of us don’t have a proper home office setup. Here is 3 Posture tips for you to Improve mental clarity, job productivity and career success. Dr. Vikki Petersen, certified clinical nutritionist, chiropractor and certified functional medicine practitioner highlights the importance of knowing how your posture
According to The Street Journal, Amazon plans to open several large physical retail locations in the U.S. that will operate akin to department stores, a step to help the tech company extend its reach in sales of clothing, household items, electronics and other areas, people familiar with the matter said. The plan to launch large stores will mark a new expansion for the online-shopping pioneer into bricks-and-mortar retail, an area Amazon has long disrupted. Amazon is stepping up its move into bricks-and-mortar retail Some of the first Amazon department stores are expected to be located in Ohio and California, the
Gates was introduced to the book by his wife Melinda, who “kept stopping to recite parts of it out loud” to him, he said in an interview with The New York Times. “Eventually, I decided to take a look. I started it one night at 11:00 p.m. and stayed up with it until 3:00 a.m.” What is in the book that appeals to Bill Gates so much? Let’s check it out! “The Rosie Project” by Graeme Simsion This hilarious, feel-good novel is narrated by an oddly charming and socially challenged genetics professor on an unusual quest: to find out if
As economies have digitized, business leaders now recognize that data is at the heart of digital businesses. By using data effectively, a company is able to streamline the process of getting a product made and putting it in the hands of the customer. The cost savings from not doing shotgun advertising or paying too much for resources can significantly affect a company’s bottom line profits. Data-driven companies tend to generate 8 – 10 percent more profit In the meantime, organizations struggle to unite and access real-time data. Companies generate a lot of data, and while they have good intentions