Led by Cory Booker of New Jersey, the senators, all Democrats, are questioning Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos over “the events that led to the” dismissal of Chris Smalls, a processing assistant who helped organize a walkout on March 30. Smalls and other workers alleged the company was mishandling the coronavirus crisis at the warehouse. Their demands included retroactive hazard pay and for the facility to be completely sanitized, after two workers tested positive for COVID-19. … [Read more...] about Cory Booker and other senators question Amazon’s Jeff Bezos over firing of labor organizer
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“Our website, it’s so broad, where an individual or someone interested in space at any level can come to our site to enjoy something,” says Seemangal. “If you want to know the next launch, or where SETI is on the search for alien life, you can do either-or. Space exploration isn’t one thing. It’s a million things. It’s so multifaceted.” … [Read more...] about The space industry is booming again. This media company wants to be its voice
Earlier Saturday, Seward's wife, Cynthia, posted in an online community group that he was still in a coma and on a respirator at Albany Medical Center, and she asked for thoughts and prayers for his healing, PBS reported. Cynthia Seward, who also has COVID-19, said in the post that she was self-quarantining, had pneumonia and shingles, and had lost her sense of taste.Time to show-off your poker skills and win Rs.25 lakhs with no investment. Register Now! … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | NY gets 1,100 ventilators with help from China, Oregon
Some key data points from the study include:35 percent of customers are interested in paying with a text from their phone but only 4 percent of small businesses offer this payment option.Only 16 percent of small businesses offer more than three forms of payment options.43 percent of small business customers say they carry less cash today than they did one year ago.40 percent of small businesses say that accepting more payment types will help them win over young customers.Small businesses that accept four or more payment options bring in 7x more annual revenue than those that accept fewer than four payment options.38 percent of small business customers have been unable to make a purchase at a physical store because their form of payment wasn't accepted.Nearly half of small businesses don't know what their credit card processing fee is.Small business customers under 35 are over two times more interested than older buyers in paying with a text.62 percent for buyers under age 35 would … [Read more...] about Small businesses offering multiple payment options see revenue go up by 30%: Study
When you place an order, be patient if items are out of stock, says Manal Kahi, who runs Eat Offbeat, a catering service in New York City with refugee cooks, which recently pivoted to delivering “stay at home” meal kits. “The best thing our customers can do to help and be ethical right now is to be flexible and understand that production and distribution are incredibly challenging, as we implement increasingly tough precautionary measures to protect our team and customers,” she says. “They can’t expect Amazon-level speed of service (although we do our best to compete).” … [Read more...] about What’s the most ethical way to get grocery delivery?