For years Livestrong’s biggest asset has also been its biggest risk. Would Armstrong’s tribulations sully the foundation and undermine its good work? Livestrong has endured by identifying itself with a larger mission than his specific cancer. It adopted the name Livestrong in 2004 to replace the Lance Armstrong Foundation. It developed a survivor care hotline as a first-stop resource for anyone affected by cancer; a walk-in clinic in Austin; a service connecting patients with the latest drug trials. It created an exercise program for survivors at the YMCA and a school curriculum to educate kids about the disease. … [Read more...] about Livestrong CEO Doug Ulman: What Lance Armstrong Created “Will Win Out”
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The situation is complicated for Livestrong, to say the least. “To have an ounce of attention on the investigation is frustrating,” Ulman says. “It’s a distraction from our mission.” As long as Armstrong isn’t charged with a crime, he continues to be an effective ambassador in cancer circles, where he remains the world’s best known survivor and advocate. But for now, the doping investigation lingers, even in retirement. … [Read more...] about What Lance Armstrong’s Retirement Means for Livestrong
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In the fresh guidelines issued after the extension of lockdown, the state government said that all vegetable markets would be allowed to open from 4 am to 7 am only and retail vegetables could be sold between 6 am and 9 pm. No weekly vegetable market will be allowed in cities but, in villages, such markets are allowed with social distancing. … [Read more...] about Lockdown 4.0 guidelines for Uttar Pradesh: What is allowed, what is not
In contrast, this time the Indian economy was already on a very slow lane when hit by the pandemic and while different estimates are doing the rounds, there is a substantial output loss which will have to be absorbed, having varied impact on different sectors. … [Read more...] about 3-Point Analysis | Economic stimulus: What’s in it for markets and investors?