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How TD Ameritrade switched its 10,000 employees to entirely remote work in just one week - and why the coronavirus pandemic is justifying its AI investments so far

How TD Ameritrade switched its 10,000 employees to entirely remote work in just one week - and why the coronavirus pandemic is justifying its AI investments so far

10 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Like many other companies, TD Ameritrade was forced to quickly pivot its 10,000-strong workforce to a remote basis as the coronavirus began spreading through the US. The online...
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Managing remote teams

16 minutes ago   |   Tech City UK

With a massive proportion of the workforce now working from home, thousands of companies have now been forced to pivot from flexible working to fully remote overnight. The...
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Cable-TV firms keep charging sports fees even as leagues are suspended

Cable-TV firms keep charging sports fees even as leagues are suspended

46 minutes ago   |   Ars Technica

Cable-TV companies are still charging customers for sports channels even as the coronavirus pandemic forces the suspension of all major sports leagues. The continued charges...
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18 startups that VCs say will thrive this year despite the economic crisis

18 startups that VCs say will thrive this year despite the economic crisis

50 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Many early-stage startups are struggling due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Some are laying off employees to conserve their cash, others are closing shop...
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SPOTLIGHT: Burger King's CMO talks about how his brands have responded to the crisis, and how he is managing his newly blended work and life

SPOTLIGHT: Burger King's CMO talks about how his brands have responded to the crisis, and how he is managing his newly blended work and life

50 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Fernando Machado, CMO of Burger King Corporation, was interviewed by Tanya Dua for BI's Spotlight digital live event series. The topic was how brands can and should engage...
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Dividends of 7 top oil majors face a mounting risk of being cut, a top analyst warns

Dividends of 7 top oil majors face a mounting risk of being cut, a top analyst warns

50 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic is slamming the oil and gas industry after causing the price of oil to collapse. Major oil companies are scrambling to cut costs to respond. Current...
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Why the Coming COVID-19 Mortgage Crisis May Be Worse Than the Last One

58 minutes ago   |   Vanity Fair

With companies like Equinox, Staples, and the Cheesecake Factory, along with millions of tenants, not paying their rent, the ripples are already being felt on Wall Street. And...
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The Russia - Africa economic summit: URALCHEM reports the results

1 hour ago   |   ABC Money

During the Russia - Africa economic summit on the 23-25 of October, 2019, negotiations were held by African leaders and top management of URALCHEM company, Dmitry Mazepin and...
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21 successful startups founded during the last recession that made millions in revenue, listed colossal IPOs, sold to major companies, or became household brands

21 successful startups founded during the last recession that made millions in revenue, listed colossal IPOs, sold to major companies, or became household brands

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Starting a new company in the middle of an economic downturn can be risky. Yet many successful startups have proven it's not only possible, but that it can be an opportune time...
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5 key metrics to help you determine which cities are worth buying a home in, according to an investor who manages a $150 million real estate portfolio

5 key metrics to help you determine which cities are worth buying a home in, according to an investor who manages a $150 million real estate portfolio

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Neal Bawa is the CEO and founder of Grocapitus , a real estate investment company. He made a guest appearance on The "Investing in Real Estate" podcast hosted by Clayton...
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More than 100,000 people have now died of coronavirus worldwide

More than 100,000 people have now died of coronavirus worldwide

More than 100,000 people have died of coronavirus , according to the John Hopkins global tracker The worldwide death toll linked to coronavirus has hit 100,000, according to... Read more ...

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Why Joe Lycett changed his name to Hugo Boss

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Celtic have put some non-playing staff on furlough but insisted the furlough scheme would be supplemented by the club so no employee suffered a shortfall in salary. Read more ...

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FIFA boss warns against re-starting action too early amid coronavirus havoc

It is still yet to be confirmed when football will return or how the current domestic seasons will be resolved but Gianni Infantino has called for patience Read more ...

Pierce Brosnan pays tribute to wife Keely Shaye Smith as they celebrate...

Pierce Brosnan pays tribute to wife Keely Shaye Smith as they celebrate anniversary

Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith first met in 1994 Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith took to celebrating their 26 th anniversary together by sharing sweet tributes on... Read more ...

Strictly bosses are 'desperate' to sign up Michelle Keegan for this year's...

Strictly bosses are 'desperate' to sign up Michelle Keegan for this year's series

Michelle Keegan is hotly tipped to join the Strictly Come Dancing line up, with show bosses placing her at the top of their wish list Read more ...

Selena Gomez appears to take jab at Justin Bieber and The Weekend by turning...

Selena Gomez appears to take jab at Justin Bieber and The Weekend by turning exes into toads

The singer, 27, appeared to be taking a jab at her exes Justin Bieber and The Weekend in the captivating new music video. Read more ...