Social distancing doesn’t mean never moving. If you live in a place where you can keep your physical distance while still going outside, then make sure you run, walk, or otherwise exercise. If you have an old piece of exercise equipment gathering dust, then break it out. Or find some exercise videos online and follow along. Research suggests that regular exercise has benefits for your ability to think and also boosts your mood. … [Read more...] about Science-backed tips to settle into your new work-from-home routine
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So long, workplace taboos In addition to having more experience and institutional knowledge, older employees retain an incredible work ethic, often toiling longer and harder than younger employees. The National Council on Aging also found that older workers have lower absentee and turnover rates than younger employees. Companies that employ older workers have another advantage. They provide cognitive diversity, a factor that suggests organizations benefit by including people in their workforce who have different attitudes, skills, and modes of thinking. To encourage this, employers should create an inclusive atmosphere that welcomes people with different styles of processing information and problem-solving. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus is changing work forever. Here’s how to make ageism a thing of the past
Typically, your basic salary and dearness allowance, if any, will constitute basic wages. To figure out the actual amount, you need to check your salary slip. “The salary component on which 12 per cent has been deducted as your PF contribution will constitute basic wages,” explains Parizad Sirwalla, Partner and Head, Global Mobility Services, Tax, KPMG. Typically, this will be the amount tagged as ‘basic pay.’ … [Read more...] about COVID-19: How much can you withdraw from your EPF?
With articles written in a straightforward style, Stat is meant for a general audience. But it wants to win over specialists, too — readers like William Hanage, a professor of epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health, who praised the site’s coverage as ‘accessible’ yet ‘still rigorous’. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus | The medical news site that saw the COVID-19 coming months ago
As many as 14 people from Erode, who attended the Delhi meet, had tested positive besides the five men. Of the five, three belonged to Villupuram and two were from Madurai and they have been admitted to the government medical college hospitals in their respective districts. On the spike in numbers, Palaniswami had said: … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Tamil Nadu virus cases rises to 74, Nizamuddin link to a chunk of it surfaces