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US employers cut 700,000 jobs in March & that's before Covid-19 turned really nasty

US EMPLOYERS CUT 700,000 JOBS IN MARCH & THAT'S BEFORE COVID-19 TURNED REALLY NASTY

Payrolls in the US plunged by 701,000 in March, according to a US Labor Department report released on Friday. While the figures are...

The Trump administration is reminding people they can sign up for Obamacare coverage if coronavirus cost them their jobs - even as it fights to eliminate the law

THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION IS REMINDING PEOPLE THEY CAN SIGN UP FOR OBAMACARE COVERAGE IF CORONAVIRUS COST THEM THEIR JOBS - EVEN AS IT FIGHTS TO ELIMINATE THE LAW

The Trump administration reminded newly jobless Americans they can still opt to sign up for health insurance under Obamacare on Friday. People...

 
 
 
'We don't get the lifeboats': Entrepreneurs are raging on Twitter after banks turn away desperate business owners who were promised government relief today

'WE DON'T GET THE LIFEBOATS': ENTREPRENEURS ARE RAGING ON TWITTER AFTER BANKS TURN AWAY DESPERATE BUSINESS OWNERS WHO WERE PROMISED GOVERNMENT RELIEF TODAY

The federal government promised relief funding would be up and running today. But small business owners are met with bank delays and...

March Employment Report: 701,000 Jobs Lost , 4.4% Unemployment Rate

MARCH EMPLOYMENT REPORT: 701,000 JOBS LOST , 4.4% UNEMPLOYMENT RATE

From the BLS : Total nonfarm payroll employment fell by 701,000 in March, and the unemployment rate rose to 4.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau...

 
 
 
How To Make Remote Working Work

HOW TO MAKE REMOTE WORKING WORK

With the wild spread of COVID-19, governments around the world are closing stores and discouraging going to public places and offices....

Reporter from pro-Trump channel to attend White House coronavirus briefing, defying press corps

REPORTER FROM PRO-TRUMP CHANNEL TO ATTEND WHITE HOUSE CORONAVIRUS BRIEFING, DEFYING PRESS CORPS

One day after her employer was kicked out of the rotation to cover daily press briefings by President Donald Trump's coronavirus task...

 
 
 
Dow climbs as US unemployment filings hit 6.6 million, doubling previous record

DOW CLIMBS AS US UNEMPLOYMENT FILINGS HIT 6.6 MILLION, DOUBLING PREVIOUS RECORD

US stocks rose Thursday after jobless claims soared to 6.6 million , marking a second straight weekly record as coronavirus spurs layoffs. The...

Boeing announces voluntary layoffs to cut costs as coronavirus leaves it in 'uncharted waters'

BOEING ANNOUNCES VOLUNTARY LAYOFFS TO CUT COSTS AS CORONAVIRUS LEAVES IT IN 'UNCHARTED WATERS'

Boeing will offer a voluntary layoff option to employees this month, the company said Thursday. CEO Dave Calhoun said in a letter to...

 
 
 

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NC adds people, capacity to handle surge in unemployment claims

NC ADDS PEOPLE, CAPACITY TO HANDLE SURGE IN UNEMPLOYMENT CLAIMS

With hundreds of thousands suddenly out of work, forced to stay home by the statewide coronavirus shutdown, the North Carolina Employment...

 
 
 
2 pieces of key US factory data plunged the most since 2009 as coronavirus wreckage spreads

2 PIECES OF KEY US FACTORY DATA PLUNGED THE MOST SINCE 2009 AS CORONAVIRUS WRECKAGE SPREADS

Reuters The ISM manufacturing index fell to 49.1 in March, down from 50.1 in February, according to a Wednesday report . Bookings,...

New employee leave provisions apply to small businesses, too

NEW EMPLOYEE LEAVE PROVISIONS APPLY TO SMALL BUSINESSES, TOO

A new law affects provisions for employee leave connected to the COVID-19 illness. If your business employs fewer than 500 workers,...

 
 
 
The 10 US cities most vulnerable to a housing downturn in a coronavirus-led recession

THE 10 US CITIES MOST VULNERABLE TO A HOUSING DOWNTURN IN A CORONAVIRUS-LED RECESSION

A recent analysis by Redfin found the 10 US metro areas most at risk of a housing downturn in the coronavirus-led recession. The study...

Bypass Zoom's Attention Tracking Feature So Your Boss or Professor Can't Tell You're Slacking Off

BYPASS ZOOM'S ATTENTION TRACKING FEATURE SO YOUR BOSS OR PROFESSOR CAN'T TELL YOU'RE SLACKING OFF

When you're stuck working or learning from home, video meetings can help you stay connected to employers, coworkers, schools, students,...

 
 
 
3 months on COBRA health insurance cost my family over $8,000, but it was our lifeline when my wife needed care

3 MONTHS ON COBRA HEALTH INSURANCE COST MY FAMILY OVER $8,000, BUT IT WAS OUR LIFELINE WHEN MY WIFE NEEDED CARE

SDI Productions/Getty Images I'm a freelance writer and my wife's a nurse, which means we rely completely on her employer-provided...

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Join XPO Logistics, a company named among the most admired in the world by Fortune and one of America's best employers by Forbes. At...

 
 
 
Wear a mask not just to protect against the COVID-19 virus but also to protect against permanent government surveillance

WEAR A MASK NOT JUST TO PROTECT AGAINST THE COVID-19 VIRUS BUT ALSO TO PROTECT AGAINST PERMANENT GOVERNMENT SURVEILLANCE

Former NSA contractor-turned-whistleblower Edward Snowden warned this week that governments including the United States are sure to...

Employers are facing sizable increases in healthcare spending as the coronavirus spreads across the US

EMPLOYERS ARE FACING SIZABLE INCREASES IN HEALTHCARE SPENDING AS THE CORONAVIRUS SPREADS ACROSS THE US

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story...

 
 
 
4 startups that have collectively raised $300 million explain how the coronavirus is a 'watershed moment' for instant paycheck cashouts

4 STARTUPS THAT HAVE COLLECTIVELY RAISED $300 MILLION EXPLAIN HOW THE CORONAVIRUS IS A 'WATERSHED MOMENT' FOR INSTANT PAYCHECK CASHOUTS

Demand for same-day pay has gone up amid the coronavirus pandemic, which has led to record jobless claims in the US. In recent years,...

Restaurant owners can use money from the new stimulus package to pay their employees the equivalent of the cash tips they're missing out on. Here's how it works

RESTAURANT OWNERS CAN USE MONEY FROM THE NEW STIMULUS PACKAGE TO PAY THEIR EMPLOYEES THE EQUIVALENT OF THE CASH TIPS THEY'RE MISSING OUT ON. HERE'S HOW IT WORKS

The new $2.2 trillion stimulus package signed into law by President Trump last week will provide more than $300 billion in loans to...

 
 
 

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