“We’ll continue to listen to and work with employees to solve other challenges that come up, starting with a focus on wellness, promoting the use of our flexible vacation policy, and workshops to help managers lead remote teams effectively,” said Jacquet. … [Read more...] about Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’
Relocation of office
The virus has upended lives and also the way we work, which has been from home for most of the past five months. But as the world comes to terms with the “new normal” and learns to live with the virus, offices are beginning to open up but with a long list of dos and don’ts and a heavy dose of technology to keep the workplace safe. … [Read more...] about UV air filters to holographic lift buttons, startups offer tech solutions to make offices Covid-safe
"Retired Navy officer Madan Sharma had forwarded a cartoon on Thackeray on a WhatsApp group. Some Sena workers went to his house and beat him up. Sharma sustained an eye injury and is being treated at hospital," he said. … [Read more...] about Retired Navy officer assaulted for forwarding cartoon on Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray
"Spoke to retired naval officer, Shri Madan Sharma who was attacked by hooligans in Mumbai and enquired about his health. Such attacks on Ex-Servicemen are completely unacceptable and deplorable. I wish Madanji a speedy recovery," the defence minister tweeted. … [Read more...] about Rajnath Singh speaks to ex-Navy officer who was attacked in Mumbai
A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread of disease from person to person unlikely. The good news is that SARS-CoV-2 virus has been fairly stable, which increases the viability of a vaccine. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 | Manhattan’s office buildings are empty. But for how long?