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BBC News suspends 450 job cuts to ensure Covid-19 coverage

BBC News suspends 450 job cuts to ensure Covid-19 coverage

BBC News has suspended plans to cut 450 jobs as it faces the demands of covering the coronavirus pandemic. The job losses were announced in January and were part of a plan to complete a…

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Workforce Services launches virtual workshop for laid-off workers

Workforce Services launches virtual workshop for laid-off workers

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Workforce Services has launched a virtual workshop for individuals who have experienced a temporary job loss as a result of COVID-19. The daily Rapid Response workshops are…

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Amazon, Walmart, Lowe’s and others are hiring to fill 434,000 job openings amid coronavirus demand

Amazon, Walmart, Lowe’s and others are hiring to fill 434,000 job openings amid coronavirus demand

Many employees in the U.S. are holding their breath, waiting to see if their jobs will be the next to disappear as authorities order businesses to close and residents to stay home in a bid…

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Louisville post office employee tests positive for the coronavirus

Louisville post office employee tests positive for the coronavirus

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An employee at the United States Postal Service processing and distribution center off Gardiner Lane has tested positive for the coronavirus, the agency confirmed on Monday. The U.S. Postal Service learned that one of…

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Healthcare workers in Canada ‘mentally prepare’ for coronavirus

Healthcare workers in Canada ‘mentally prepare’ for coronavirus

The number of cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, is steadily increasing in Canada as more tests are carried out – and physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals are gauging how…

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IT training for teachers during school shutdown period

IT training for teachers during school shutdown period

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Shutdown of schools till March 31 due to COVID-19 scare has come as an opportune moment for the state to roll out an online IT training programme for its nearly 81,000 teachers. During this…

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Elders learn about cardiac health in workshop

Elders learn about cardiac health in workshop

Located at a meeting room at the Hong Lok House Senior Center, around 40 elders joined a workshop “Cardiac Health for Women,” organized by the Chinese Women’s Association of New England at its March 6…

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UK-FUNDED DIGITAL MEDIA TRAINING WORKSHOP, TO BE REPLICATED ACROSS C’BEAN

UK-FUNDED DIGITAL MEDIA TRAINING WORKSHOP, TO BE REPLICATED ACROSS C’BEAN

Journalists and other media practitioners from Barbados, Guyana and Dominica recently completed a two-day UK-funded Digital Media Training Workshop on location here at the British High Commission and now, that training workshop will be replicated…

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Workshop on rural waste management

Workshop on rural waste management

A workshop on rural waste management was held at the conference hall of the Sonitpur zilla parishad here on Friday.  The workshop, which was formally inaugurated by deputy commissioner Manvendra Pratap Singh, was attended by…

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Human Resources Online breaks new ground in Malaysia with Accelerate HR 2020

Human Resources Online breaks new ground in Malaysia with Accelerate HR 2020

The year 2020 is when many of you are looking to re-prioritise and re-invent your HR strategies with a tech-facilitated human focus. It’s time you put meaning back into work, and create experiences your employees…

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