So rather than go out and tell people what a Walmart Plus membership includes, White gave it to 22 diverse families and chronicled it, getting more than 100 hours of unscripted footage and 30 hours of audio interviews. “What you end up documenting is what Walmart Plus enabled them to do,” says White. “There’s just such a richness in the footage. It’s unscripted, and we were able to create the right story that strikes the right emotional note.” … [Read more...] about Walmart Plus is using your family-time guilt to get you to subscribe to its Amazon Prime rival
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The schemeSBI Magnum Children’s Benefit Fund (Investment Plan) would look to invest at least 65 per cent in domestic stocks. The remaining portion will get allocated to international equities (maximum up to 35 per cent) and gold exchange traded funds (up to 20 per cent).Your funds are locked-in for five years, or till the child turns 18, whichever is earlier. You can invest only in the minor’s name from the minor’s bank account or from a joint account with the minor. … [Read more...] about SBI Magnum Children’s Benefit Fund (Investment Plan) NFO: Should you invest?
In a blog post, Rich Jacquet, Chief People Officer of Coursera said that giving all employees more time to work from home offers the flexibility they need to adjust to new routines brought on by the pandemic, like home-schooling and plan the next 16 months with a clear timeline. … [Read more...] about Coursera to allow remote working till January 2022, offers $1,000 allowance for ‘office setup’
Before the meeting, it only took about 15 minutes of my time to jot down my questions—same for my engineering lead to do some light investigation of only the most pressing issues. It was much easier to go into the conversation with our stakeholders knowing what was even on the table from a technical perspective. And they had signal from their team on what the highest priority issues were. During the meeting, we were easily able to see each other’s perspectives and make some decisions quickly. And we also have a document of the decisions for the future. … [Read more...] about 7 simple ways to make meetings better (or not have them at all)
To show that there are alternatives to hot asphalt, Lawrence Berkeley Lab, in California, currently has a showcase of “cool pavements” that are designed to reflect between 30% to 50% of the energy, compared to about 5% for conventional surfaces. On some days, according to Benjamin Mandel, a researcher with the Heat Island Group, the new coatings are 40 degrees Fahrenheit cooler than traditional counterparts. … [Read more...] about Using Different Colored Streets To Keep Our Cities Cool