How to help your employees stay healthy through Covid-19 and beyond

Employers and managers are facing unique challenges during the Covid-19 pandemic, including: Having employees work at home. Transitioning employees back into the workplace. Dealing with social isolation and potential for employee disengagement.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Mobile Apps, Text Messaging Enhance Access to Mental Health Care

For busy employees – or those under stay-at-home restrictions due to COVID-19 - seeking treatment for depression, work-related stress and other mental and emotional health issues isn’t exactly... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJun 25th, 2020

Here"s how a school system launched a wellness center

It's not tough for Seminole County Public Schools employees to find a place to work out and stay healthy. That's because the school system in January cut the ribbon on a 1,500-square-foot wellness center in Winter Springs. It offers a place f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

How employers can stay ahead of new mental health challenges created by COVID-19

No one knows the full impact COVID-19 will have on businesses. But it represents an unprecedented mental health challenge to people—including your employees. Even before the current crisis began, nearly 1 in 5 adults struggled with a mental healt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

Minnesota Chamber issues Covid-19 prevention guide to help reopen economy

With Minnesotans eager to get back to work, the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce on Tuesday released a list of best practices to safeguard employees and customers for when stay-at-home orders are relaxed. The recommendations are based off of detailed str.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2020

Opendoor Lays Off Over 600 Employees Due to COVID-19

As businesses fight to stay afloat amidst the financial challenges introduced by the COVID-19 pandemic, many have moved.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaApr 16th, 2020

Small businesses need cash in hand, not debt-based solutions

Entering Week 3 of the Covid-19 pandemic, city and state lawmakers now have to balance keeping people safe and healthy with protecting small businesses and hourly wage employees who have shouldered... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkApr 1st, 2020

How companies are protecting their workforces from COVID-19

All businesses, including the ones in critical industries, have been taking measures: Keeping employees six feet apart, deep cleaning high-touch surfaces more regularly and making sure that sick workers stay home......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

GameStop reportedly told employees to wrap their hands in plastic bags while they continued working during the coronavirus outbreak (GME)

Ben Gilbert/Business Insider Across America, non-essential services and businesses are temporarily shuttered as people stay home to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Embattled re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 29th, 2020

45 Movies Postponed Due to Coronavirus

The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted the lives of people across the world. This includes those in the movie industry. As an increasing number of companies ask their employees to stay home, numerous........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 23rd, 2020

Movies Postponed Due to Coronavirus

The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted the lives of people across the world. This includes those in the movie industry. As an increasing number of companies ask their employees to stay home, numerous........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 18th, 2020

5 Tips for Staying Productive and Mentally Healthy While You’re Working From Home

Many employees are being asked to work remotely to combat the spread of COVID-19 With the spread of the novel coronavirus affect.....»»

Category: topSource: timeMar 12th, 2020

Big tech companies in Bay Area start giving work-from-home signal over COVID-19

Several companies in the San Francisco Bay Area have shifted to a policy of encouraging their employees to stay out of the office and work from home. Late Wednesday, Microsoft put out the word that workers in both its Silicon Valley offices and it.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 6th, 2020

Lyft San Francisco-Based Employees Told To Stay Home Over Coronavirus Fears

Lyft Inc. (NASDAQ: LYFT) is asking its San Francisco staff to stay home after one employee reported coming in contact with someone who was exposed to the Covid-19 virus. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 6th, 2020

Facebook tells Bay Area employees to stay home and cancel any trips amid coronavirus outbreak

The closures come as San Francisco confirmed its first two cases of COVID-19 Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 6th, 2020

Table of Experts: Workforce

Employers and employees are looking to stay mentally and physically healthy in the office.n.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2018

Employers face new duties to their employees as they begin to manage the re-start process

Employers across the nation and in our region continue to navigate the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic, including the evolving complex bundle of ‘back to work’ regulations and guidelines. The purpose of these regulations is to protect em.....»»

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UPMC Presby temporarily shuts unit over Covid concerns

UPMC Presbyterian Hospital temporarily closed a unit after an unspecified number of employees had potentially been exposed to Covid-19 when they weren't working at the hospital. "Patients on the unit were not exposed and have been moved to other units.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020

Eight Hawaiian Airlines employees have tested positive for Covid-19

Eight Hawaiian Airlines employees have tested positive for the coronavirus after attending a flight attendant training in Honolulu, the company confirmed Thursday. The airline said that it is investigating how the employees became infected and is work.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

State investigates Tempe bar over allegations it made employees work while Covid-19 positive

The Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses and Control is investigating a Mill Avenue bar that allegedly required employees and managers to keep working even though they tested positive for Covid-19. The Varsity Tavern in Tempe has had its liquor .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

Kroger developed its own at-home COVID tests and is giving them to employees for free

Kroger Kroger is giving its employees access to an at-home COVID-19 testing kit. Employees will video chat with a medical professional while taking the test to ensure proper .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2020