How to manage stress and avoid work burnout during the pandemic

How to manage stress and avoid work burnout during the pandemic

Increased stress and anxiety surrounding Covid-19 has caused work productivity to plummet. Here are some strategies to beat distraction, reduce stress and increase mental clarity. Parents of New Britain students will have the option to keep their children home for all-online education, send them to school for traditional classes or try a mix of both. In explaining the school district’s plan for teaching 10,000 students during the pandemic, Superintendent Nancy Sarra emphasized that parents will have choices. When it comes to helping employees balance work hours with relaxation, Acuity Insurance Chief Executive Officer Ben Salzmann has a unique tool at his Read More

Novavax Stock Jumps 8.5% After ‘Positive’ Early Results For Its Coronavirus Vaccine

Novavax Stock Jumps 8.5% After ‘Positive’ Early Results For Its Coronavirus Vaccine

The Maryland-based biotech company received a $1.6 billion deal from the federal government for its experimental coronavirus vaccine. Click here for updates on this story     Bridgeport, CT (Hartford Business Journal) — Connecticut ratepayers are one step closer to funding the state’s largest ever purchase of renewable electricity, an offshore wind farm off the coast of Massachusetts that is expected to provide 14% of Connecticut’s electricity once it’s completed in 2025. The Public Utilities Firm’s largest sales of the 2nd quarter Continue reading… Wall Street closed higher on Monday to start August on a positive note after four consecutive months of rally. About 59% of young Americans say the pandemic has upended their goal to become financially independent from family, according to a new report from TD Ameritrade. Read More

Norway Plugin Vehicle Market Share Now Over 68%

Norway Plugin Vehicle Market Share Now Over 68%

Norway hit 68.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up significantly from 48% in July 2019. The 2020 year-to-date figure is also now over 68%, up from 2019’s full year result of 56%. The overall automarket saw strong recovery in July, with volume up 6.5% compared to July 2019. China Hydropower Equipment Market TrendEurope Hydropower Equipment MHydropower EquipmentHydropower Equipment IndustryHydropower Equipment MarketHydropower Equipment Market Intelligence Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Rick Sherlund, one of Wall Street’s leading authorities on technology, suggests the coronavirus pandemic fallout is accelerating urgency for cutting edge software. Smart home automationSmart home automation MarketSmart home automation Market Analysis Read More

IoT News – Can the IoT Benefit from Blockchain Technology?

IoT News - Can the IoT Benefit from Blockchain Technology?

By Marc Kavinsky, Editor at IoT Business News. There are two technologies we’ve heard discussed a lot in recent years, blockchain technology and the Internet of Things. Both have been promising to revolutionise the way we live, making the world more convenient, safer and more decentralised. The Internet of Things has been rolled out to … Researchers from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have analyzed 20 cryptocurrencies—accounting for more than 98% of the total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies—and found that Bitcoin accounts for 2/3 of the total energy consumption of cryptocurrencies. Understudied cryptocurrencies represent the remaining 1/3. Their paper is published in the journal Joule…. Cryptocurrencies latest news and history organized by date that contains 1000000+ news archives. Click here to read what world was saying about cryptocurrencies. In light of global economic uncertainty, Korea is taking ample measures to foster blockchain innovation—not only from a legislative stance—but also from a progressive stance towards cryptocurrencies as a whole. Here’s what you need to know. A roundup of all the mining news in the precious metals sector with a variety of company news, mining sector analysis, newsletter writer insights and executive interviews. Read More

Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust – Unaudited Net Asset Value as at 30 June 2020

Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust - Unaudited Net Asset Value as at 30 June 2020

Standard Life Investments Property Income Trust – Unaudited Net Asset Value as at 30 June 2020 Highland Income Fund (NYSE: HFRO) ("HFRO" or the "Fund") today announced its regular monthly distribution on its common stock of $0.0770 per share. The distribution will be payable on August 31, 2020 to shareholders of record at the close of business August 25, 2020. Symetra launched two fixed indexed annuities (FIAs) featuring a new custom index from Putnam Investments, Putnam's first for a FIA. Angel Oak Dynamic Financial Strategies Income Term Trust Declares August 2020 Distribution Read More

Former Spanish king Juan Carlos announces he’ll self-exile amid financial scandals

Former Spanish king Juan Carlos announces he'll self-exile amid financial scandals

Amid multiple financial scandals, former King of Spain, Juan Carlos I, announced Monday that he will leave the country in a self-imposed exile that would be “the best for Spain and for the Crown.” CURTISS-WRIGHT REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2020 FINANCIAL RESULTS; REINITIATES FULL-YEAR 2020 GUIDANCE; EXPECTS STRONG FY’20 FREE CASH FLOW GENERATION When times feel uncertain, watch out for the recommendations to buy gold or assets supposedly not linked to the stock market. Here’s what to know before you invest. Bank and insurance fraud are also a focus of the drive to obtain the president’s tax and business records, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance says. VMware’s stock has rallied 32% since late March (vs. about 44% for the S&P 500) to its current level of $139. This is after falling to a low of $106 in late March, as a rapid increase in the number of Covid-19 cases outside China spooked investors, and resulted in heightened fears of an imminent… Read More

Some hospitals are tracking Covid-19 by adding sensors to employees’ badges

Some hospitals are tracking Covid-19 by adding sensors to employees' badges

Hospitals have used SwipeSense technology to monitor hygiene and track assets, like wheelchairs. Now, some use it for contact-tracing to slow the spread of Covid-19. Tesla has plenty of growth potential, but it is unlikely to achieve the lofty margins it would need to justify its sky-high valuation. Iran’s main stock index broke through the key 2 million point mark for the first time ever on Sunday, state media reported, amid warnings that the market is overheating. The Tehran Stock Exchange’s benchmark TEDPIX index gained 46,844 points in early trading, the official IRNA news agency said The Semdex Index lost 0.81% last week. LUX ISLAND RESORTS LTD was the best performer, with an increase of 7.68%, while the worst performer was NEW MAURITIUS HOTELS LTD with a loss of 7.94 %. The Euro Stoxx 50 Index lost 4.12%, closing at 3’174.32. NOKIA OYJ was the best performing stock, increasing 9.02%, while […] Read More

15 Zoosk Promo Code & Coupon August 2020 – 25% OFF

15 Zoosk Promo Code & Coupon August 2020 - 25% OFF

Get 25% OFF with 15 active Zoosk promo code & coupon at HotDeals. Zoosk coupon code for August 2020 end soon! A handful of classic techniques and some tips unique to the work-from-home era can help you land that next job. Indiana University has partnered with information technology giant Infosys to offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs to Infosys employees. — REMOTE WORK WILL AFFECT ALL ASPECTS OF LIFE [blogTO -August 2, 2020]  Scotiabank and Shopify are among the major Canadian companies asking employees to work from home until at least 2021, presumably prompting many staff members to rush out and stock up on pyjamas. Canada is experiencing an unprecedented shift to remote work, with about… The advent and growth of internet sales have complicated the issue. States are increasingly demanding that retailers be responsible for figuring and remitting the sales tax – and the requirements may differ from state to state. Read More

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to Watch This Week: BTC, ETH, LINK, VET, LTC

Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to Watch This Week: BTC, ETH, LINK, VET, LTC

Bitcoin price corrected sharply after reaching $12,000 but the strong bounce from BTC and altcoins shows bulls are intent on pushing prices higher. Bitcoin’s (BTC) rally above the $10,000–$10,400 zone has attracted several traders who had been waiting for a trending move to start. Yusuke Otsuka, the co-founder of Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck, said that… More
The post Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to Watch This Week: BTC, ETH, LINK, VET, LTC appeared first on BTC Ethereum Crypto Currency Blog. Bitcoin’s (BTC) rally above the $10,000–$10,400 zone has attracted several traders who had been waiting for a trending move to start. Yusuke Otsuka, the co-founder of Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck, said that several Japanese traders who had been dormant have started trading again this week.  Monex Group CEO Oki Matsumoto also said that many traders Bitcoin price corrected sharply after reaching $12,000 but the strong bounce from BTC and altcoins shows bulls are intent on pushing prices higher. Decentralized finance should include decentralized energy as it uses DApps and blockchain and has the same logic, says Lition. Source link Recently, there have been discussions regarding Estonia’s new law on cryptocurrency, the revocation of 500 crypto licenses in Estonia, and companies exiting f Bitcoin and a great number of other cryptocurrencies are electronic versions of currency. Many people falsely assume that crypto proponents are for a cashless society and this is certainly not the case. If we removed the central banks’ printing fiasco and the inflationary practices from cash, we all know that cash is great for anonymity… More
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Washington experts work with Whatcom helpers against shellfish poisoning – The Western Front

Washington experts work with Whatcom helpers against shellfish poisoning – The Western Front

County and state health departments, Lummi Tribe and others monitor local waters to protect shellfish eaters from paralytic shellfish poisoning  By Teya Heidenreich Lummi Tribe members are working with Washington state health and environmental supervisors to ensure Whatcom residents don’t eat poisonous shellfish. Paralytic Shellfish Poison, known as PSP, is a biotoxin — a poison […] Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday told the state’s high school athletes to grab their helmets and be ready for practice, even as the state’s daily count of coronavirus cases jumped by 752 and deaths from the virus rose by 11. David Dale feels like he missed the first three years of his daughter’s life, having to constantly be on the road for special assignments or having to work long hours at his job at the United Parcel Service, UPS. And after she had a hard time adjusting to the family’s most recent move from Batesville, Dale decided he wanted to find a job that was more consistent. Read More