Microeconomics Press Release
|06/02/2020 - 05:50||
Adyen partners with Michael Hill to help customers continue to celebrate lifes special moments
Sydney, 2 June 2020 – Adyen (AMS:ADYEN), the global payments platform, today announced that speciality jewellery retailer, Michael Hill , implemented its Pay by Link technology to support remote sales and facilitate the redeployment of store staff while stores across Australia, New Zealand and Canada were closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.
|06/02/2020 - 02:13||
Michael Hill helps customers continue to celebrate lifes special moments
Sydney, 2 June 2020 – Adyen (AMS:ADYEN), the global payments platform, today announced that speciality jewellery retailer, Michael Hill , implemented its Pay by Link technology to support remote sales and facilitate the redeployment of store staff while stores across Australia, New Zealand and Canada were closed due to COVID-19.
|05/28/2020 - 21:09||
Property from The Estate of June D. Winkler will be Sold in an Online-Only Auction, June 16th, by Andrew Jones Auctions
Ms. Winkler was the wife of millionaire and philanthropist Myron (Mike) Winkler. The sale comprises more than 200 lots of art, art glass, luxury accessories and accents.
|05/28/2020 - 07:01||
FreedomPay Powers the Fastest, Touchless Self-Checkout Solution Mashgin
Plans to roll out leading-edge touchless technology across healthcare, stadiums, corporate dining, and convenience stores.
|05/27/2020 - 11:14||
Miami Maritime Passenger Boarding Bridge and Fix Tunnel up for Auction on GovDeals.com
MIAMI, May 27, 2020 ( ) — Miami-Dade County, FL is selling a massive maritime passenger boarding bridge on GovDeals.com , an online government surplus auction site. Miami-Dade County, FL is a long-standing seller on GovDeals for a range of transportation, heavy equipment, and other surplus property items.
|05/27/2020 - 03:01||
Forrester Launches CX Certification In Mandarin Chinese
This new offering will help companies in China build the skills they need to execute their customer experience strategy.
|05/26/2020 - 23:41||
UWA Expert Series - Youth support critical to battle COVID-19-related employment challenges
Researchers from The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Social Impact say supporting young people is more important now than ever, highlighting the long-term impact on youth unemployment as the result of shutdowns and restrictions from COVID-19.
|05/26/2020 - 09:19||
SAS a Leader in Gartner's 2020 Magic Quadrant for Multichannel Marketing Hub
Multichannel marketing capabilities have never been more important to brands than today. The pandemic has accelerated the need to go all-in on digital marketing – ready or not. Adopting a hybrid marketing approach at this time can help brands not just weather the present crisis but emerge stronger at the other end. SAS ® Customer Intelligence 360 helps brands tailor each unique customer journey across all channels.
|05/26/2020 - 05:16||
Contentserv Extends Its "Partner First" Strategy
Contentserv shifts partner focus on product development and support for customer success. Future implementation projects will be carried out by its partners, while Contentserv will provide additional support and expertise on an as-needed basis.
|05/23/2020 - 07:57||
More than one in five workers are either receiving unemployment benefits or waiting for approval: Congress must do much, much more
Last week, 3.1 million workers applied for unemployment benefits. This is the tenth week in a row that initial unemployment claims are more than three times the worst week of the Great Recession.
|05/23/2020 - 07:24||
Iowa Workforce Development reports initial unemployment insurance claims filed for week of May 17
Iowa Workforce Development Communications For Immediate Release Date: May 28, 2020 Unemployment Insurance Customer Service 1-866-239-0843 - firstname.lastname@example.org Media Contact - email@example.com
|Iowa Workforce ...|
|05/21/2020 - 18:10||
OpenX Reports Growth and New Milestones Across Demand-Side Business
May 21, 2020 — Los Angeles — OpenX today reported recent milestones from the company’s business unit dedicated to building and expanding brand, agency and DSP relationships. With new and renewed SPO partnerships, new products, and a new senior executive leading the team, the buy-side of the OpenX business has grown on multiple fronts, bringing valuable demand to the OpenX Exchange for publishers.
|05/21/2020 - 02:35||
This Startup is Helping Brands to Improve Their Reach Ten Times by considering Online Reputation Management as a Valuable Investment over an Expense.
Online Reputation Manage is an award-winning online reputation management firm founded in 2017 that specializes in helping individuals and repair, protect, enhance, and manage their online reputation. The Online Reputation Manage Team has successfully helped thousands of clients fully resolve their online reputation issues. clients have included celebrities, politicians, executives, professional athletes, small businesses, Fortune 500 companies, and many more.
|05/20/2020 - 13:26||
The coronavirus recession will become a long depression unless federal policymakers act now
The coronavirus recession is well upon us. In the U.S., layoffs related to the coronavirus began to intensify around the middle of March. By mid-April, the labor market had shed more than 20 million jobs, by far the most dramatic job loss on record?about two and a half times the job loss of the entire Great Recession. And the situation continues to deteriorate?an additional 12 million workers have applied for unemployment compensation since mid-April.
|05/19/2020 - 06:18||
Confirmit Names Kyle Ferguson as New CEO
London, UK, Oslo, Norway and New York, NY, 19 May, 2020 ? Confirmit , the leading global solutions provider for Customer Experience , Employee Experience , and Market Research today announced that Kyle Ferguson has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Ferguson is a seasoned executive with a track record of developing and leading high performing teams in the SaaS technology space, while supporting these businesses through necessary investment and growth stages.
|05/19/2020 - 04:04||
Vehicle Shopping Now Higher than Pre COVID-19 Levels with Consumers Seeking Custom and Remote Purchasing Solutions
SANTA MONICA, Calif. , May 19, 2020 ( ) -- TrueCar , Inc., the most efficient and transparent online destination to find a car, today published COVID-19 car buying insights based on TrueCar’s own marketplace data prior to and after COVID-19 social distancing mandates began to take effect as well as consumer sentiment from a 3-wave study of car shoppers during the Coronavirus pandemic.
|05/18/2020 - 19:53||
Penn State shares update on employee parking, recreation fees
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. ? As Penn State continues to respond to the challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic, employees will see some fees are no longer being deducted from their paycheck while others continue to be paid to cover the cost of some operations.
|05/18/2020 - 13:57||
New Report Refutes Claims That Corporate Profits Are Rising, Undermining Arguments About Growing Monopoly Power
A vocal contingent of scholars, advocates, and elected officials has raised alarms about the economy becoming too concentrated at the expense of competition, innovation, prices, and wages. Their arguments hinge on the idea that corporate profits have been rising. But a new report released today by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the world?s leading think tank for science and technology policy, finds that corporate profits actually are now lower than they were in the 1960s.
|05/18/2020 - 13:37||
Unemployment Insurance Excess During COVID-19
As Congress negotiates an additional coronavirus stimulus bill , a new working paper from University of Chicago economists examines one element of the initial stimulus package ?
|05/18/2020 - 11:35||
Astute Honored as Bronze Stevie Award Winner in 2020 American Business Awards
Astute was named a Bronze Stevie® Award winner for Most Innovative Tech Company in The 18th Annual American Business Awards® today. The award was given for Astute?s visionary and highly progressive customer experience solution set. The intelligent software leverages AI, RPA and Machine Learning to allow enterprises to delight their consumers across all channels while capturing invaluable first-hand data.
|05/18/2020 - 05:20||
NYS Department of Labor Announces $9.2 Billion in Unemployment Benefits Paid During Covid-19 Pandemic, Including Nearly $290 Million Released Through New System for Back Pay
The New York State Department of Labor today announced that $9.2 billion in unemployment benefits were paid to New Yorkers since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. This figure includes nearly $290 million in back pay that was processed in the last two weeks and which was unlocked through a new, streamlined process that allows New Yorkers to easily submit Federally mandated weekly certifications they had missed, unlocking previous weeks?
|DOL New York|
|05/16/2020 - 08:00||
Iowa Workforce Development reports initial unemployment insurance claims filed for week of May 10
Iowa Workforce Development Communications For Immediate Release Date: May 21, 2020 Unemployment Insurance Customer Service 1-866-239-0843 - firstname.lastname@example.org Media Contact - email@example.com
|Iowa Workforce ...|
|05/15/2020 - 19:01||
Jesse Gelsomini in the Houston Chronicle: How to Manage Flexible Spending Accounts During Coronavirus
Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Jesse Gelsomini commented in a Houston Chronicle article about how flexible spending plans have become a big liability for workers who set aside thousands of dollars to pay for medical and childcare they can?t access due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|Haynes and Boone|
|05/15/2020 - 10:12||
Ohio employers share the work and save jobs
A growing number of Ohio employers have discovered a tool to scale back operations while avoiding layoffs: Worksharing. Ohio?s shared work program allows employers to reduce employee hours by up to half. Workers then receive unemployment compensation proportionate to the hours they don?t work. Employees keep their jobs and benefits, employers avoid hiring and training new workers when demand recovers.
|Policy Matters Ohio|
|05/14/2020 - 14:26||
Understanding the Incentives for Returning to Work
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act included a $600 per week federal increase in unemployment compensation to help workers stay at home. Yet as states are reopening their economies, this benefit could discourage individuals from returning to work. In a new analysis, AAF’s Labor Market Policy Data Analyst Isabel Soto calculates the percentage of workers who could make more on unemployment in each state and at different levels of federal support.