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Impact on Hourly Workers

Sar Haribhakti@sarthakgh
.@joinhomebase made their data public to understand the impact on SMBs :
joinhomebase.com/blog/real-time… It is devastating

Sar Haribhakti @sarthakgh

Would love to see more dashboards like the one Opentable shared to understand different parts of the economy in real time It was a bold move Second Measure credit card data from this month should be interesting to explore consumer behaviors

COVID 19 Impact by Industry via Womply

Getting Comfortable with Furniture Customization

A growing number of e-commerce companies are offering personal choices at affordable prices.

On its website, shoppers choose a shape for a lounge chair, bed, room divider or other piece, and then select from about 150 textile patterns, including translations of terrazzo and malachite, leafy botanicals and galloping zebras licensed from the revered design house Scalamandré.

In a recent partnership with One Kings Lane, Cloth & Company created Palette , an online service that allows shoppers to play with the color and scale of their patterns, even changing elements within them.

Drone Racing League’s Virtual Approach Helping Spur Growth

From there, the winner of the SIM event earns the chance to compete professionally in a circuit that sees the drones navigate physical courses at speeds of 90 miles per hour.

With the potentially temporary uptick in viewership because of coronavirus, Horbaczewski said there would be an added emphasis on keeping them engaged, which is aided by the participatory aspect of the game.

The Heartbeat - AVC

The best companies I work with have a heartbeat, they operate on a pace and a cadence and a rhythm that is perceptible to everyone in and around the company. I am not talking about just product and engineering, although you can’t have a company with a heartbeat if you don’t have it in product and …

A company that doesn’t ship product regularly builds clogged arteries and that becomes pervasive in the culture and you end up with low morale, a lack of confidence, a revolving door, and a mess.

There are techniques like agile product development, monthly and quarterly OKRs, weekly show and tells at the all-hands meeting, metrics meetings, etc, etc.

There's a term for people born in the early '80s who don't feel like a millennial or a Gen Xer. Here's everything we know about it.

Xennials are a "micro-generation," sandwiched in between generations X and Y. Here are some key facts about this demographic's mindset.

South Korea drive-in cinemas enjoy sales boom over virus fears

A long queue of cars forms in front of a drive-in cinema in Seoul, as South Koreans look for safer spaces to enjoy a movie without the risk of contracting the coronavirus raging across the world. Box office numbers in South Korea -- which has 8,897 confirmed virus cases -- have plummeted in recent weeks

Box office numbers in South Korea -- which has 8,897 confirmed virus cases -- have plummeted in recent weeks due to the epidemic, with authorities urging the public to avoid large crowds.

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun urged religious, indoor sports and entertainment facilities to suspend operations for 15 days, asking the public to work from home and refrain from going outside.

The Hottest Parties in Town Are Now Online

New guidelines do not stop the party on social media apps designed to allow people to spend time together without having to see one another in person

Over 4,000 people were in attendance, including headliners like Jennifer Lopez, Drake, Naomi Campbell, Diddy, Mary J. Blige, DJ Khaled, T.I., Queen Latifah and Tracee Ellis Ross.

The guidelines do not stop the party on social media apps designed to allow people to spend time together without having to see one another in person, eliminating the risk of spreading the virus.