Podcast: Possible local impact of coronavirus

The Sacramento Business Journal's annual Health Care Leadership Forum highlights the issues, concerns and opportunities for change in the local health care industry. This live panel discussion includes four health care system leaders in the region. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Podcast: How this PR pro is handling the pandemic

Heather Whaling founded her businesses during the Great Recession, so running a business amid an economic crisis isn't totally new for her. But the coronavirus pandemic and its ensuing economic impact have forced her to take steps she never had .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 5th, 2020

5 lessons about inequality in America revealed by the coronavirus crisis

Getty The coronavirus has swept the globe, but its impact in the US has been uneven. The way the disease has affected different communities, and the way local, state, and federal governments have re.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 27th, 2020

Cincinnati"s small, mid-size arts groups especially vulnerable amid pandemic

Editor's note: This is the last of a two-part series examining the impact of coronavirus on local arts groups. Today: small and mid-size institutions. Last week: major arts groups. In a vibrant arts community, small and mid-sized organizations – such .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2020

Northeast and Florida Markets Feeling Impact of COVID-19

The real estate markets are fluctuating wildly depending on the impact the coronavirus is having at the local levels. There are two areas, however—the Northeast and Florida—that have the l.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaApr 15th, 2020

Fund for the Arts launches $10M cultural recovery campaign

The Fund for the Arts has launched a $10 million fundraising effort to combat the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the city's arts and culture scene. In partnership with the Arts & Culture Alliance, an 85-member advocacy organization for local a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2020

Here"s how coronavirus may impact local construction costs

So far, most work has continued locally, where the industry employs roughly 90,000 people......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

MY VIEW: Pandemic is time to double-down on entrepreneurs

Coronavirus has had a devastating impact globally on our physical health as well as our financial well-being. Local restaurants and bars were ordered to close their dining rooms. State officials shuttered gyms and recreation centers in addition to sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 5th, 2020

How coronavirus has impacted Georgia"s video game industry

COVID-19's impact on the local industry has been bittersweet for gamers, who no longer have live crowds behind them, but enjoy an abundance of new fans suddenly engaged with their work online......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2020

Local hotel occupancy rates approach ghost town-levels

The majority of hotels across metro Orlando are operating with mostly empty guest rooms, due to the coronavirus' impact on travel. Only 14% of hotel rooms — barely more than one out of every 10 — were occupied in the week of March 22-28, an 8.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

Facebook says it will spend $100 million to help local news outlets survive the economic impact of coronavirus (FB)


Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2020

New Mexico unemployment claims spike as coronavirus affects local economy

Average initial unemployment claims for March in New Mexico are poised for a sizable increase over the previous year, driven in large part by the impact of the public health emergency surrounding the COVID-19 virus. Workers have filed an estimated.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020

Potential Impact of Coronavirus Tops 7 Million Jobs

State and local government mandates against gatherings are putting more than 7 million jobs in a dozen states and the District of Columbia......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 17th, 2020

As the coronavirus fallout spreads, leaders brace for "potentially cataclysmic" impact on local budgets

The fallout from the coronavirus pandemic looks sure to hammer Greater Washington’s economy in the coming weeks and months — and that could spell big trouble for localities around the region watching tax revenues evaporate virtually overnight......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2020

CBJ Morning Buzz: Cancellations continue to pile up as another local coronavirus case is identified; Bridge project delayed again; Casino announcement coming today

Shutdowns and shifting plans continue to pile up as the local community braces for the impact of the novel coronavirus. Among the latest big events to be canceled is the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Charlotte Goes Green Festival, which had been expecte.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2020

Coronavirus impact ripples down to local startups

“I think it’s going to be a hunkering down 2020 for most startups.".....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

How your Central Florida business can prepare for the coronavirus

Businesses are gearing up for the potential effects of the coronavirus on the area. While there are no confirmed local cases, the virus is poised to have a major impact to businesses, Florida State University Finance Professor April Knill said in .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

Philadelphia-area companies had a painful week on Wall Street — and there"s no telling what"s next

Many of Greater Philadelphia's public companies had a week to forget, and there's no telling what's ahead. Local companies have shed millions in market value as investors remain spooked over fears of the coronavirus and the broad impact it could have .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 29th, 2020

Taiwan foundries to see orders shifted from China

The coronavirus outbreak has had an adverse impact on China's foundry industry supply chain, with local foundries particularly 8-inch ones likely to see customer orders shifted to their Taiwan-based counterparts, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 20th, 2020

Nasdaq opens at intraday record as China aims to stem coronavirus impact

U.S. stock benchmarks on Wednesday opened at or near records after China launched fresh measures to support local businesses that are struggling because o.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Nasdaq opens at intraday record as China aims to stem coronavirus impact

U.S. stock benchmarks on Wednesday opened at or near records after China launched fresh measures to support local businesses that are struggling because o.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020