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China Port Shutdown Raises Concerns for Global Shipping

China partially closed one of the world’s busiest container ports due to a Covid outbreak. Bloomberg’s James Mayger reports on the potential impact the move could have on global trade. Read more

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Restaurant Sales Are Up, But Foot Traffic Is Down. Why Is That?
November 23, 2022
   The third quarter was a good quarter for chain restaurants. However, more sales do not necessarily translate into more customers. Lisa Miller, President, Lisa W. Miller & Read more
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High Turnover in Diversity Roles is a Reflection of Unrealistic Expectations
November 23, 2022
Diversity roles, specifically diversity and inclusion managers, have been the second fastest growing job title in the last five years according to LinkedIn. Yet, these positions are also experiencing a Read more
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New FCC Broadband Map Crowdsources Regulation of Broadband Availability
November 23, 2022
This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released its new broadband availability maps to cheers from the larger telecom industry. With this new set of FCC maps, a huge win for Read more
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China Port Shutdown Raises Concerns for Global Shipping
August 13, 2021
China partially closed one of the world’s busiest container ports due to a Covid outbreak. Bloomberg’s James Mayger reports on the potential impact the move could have on global trade. Read more
COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Gain Steam Across Corporate America
August 10, 2021
According to CNBC, over a dozen U.S. corporations have recently instituted COVID-19 vaccine mandates amid the surge of the Delta variant. Some of those corporations include United Airlines, Read more
How INSITE Solves Manufacturer COVID-19 Challenges
March 24, 2021
Because of the pandemic, more people are opting for food from retailers rather than restaurants, which has increased the demand for packaged food. But, although business is booming for food Read more
What Lies Ahead in B2B Social Media Marketing?
March 19, 2021
Much has changed in the B2B tech landscape, with companies rapidly evolving and scaling to deal with heightened demand for remote connectivity, stronger networks, more robust tools, and Read more
Which Industries Saw the Most Help from PPP Loans?
March 11, 2021
  The federal government stepped in in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact of American businesses, offering Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans designed to help Read more
How Will Construction Firms Build on a Rough 2020?
February 9, 2021
Most employees found themselves working remotely since the beginning of the pandemic. However, that hasn’t been the case for those in the construction industry, as their work hinges on the Read more
Could UV-C Tech Be Part of Schools’ Reopening Strategies?
February 4, 2021
The Biden administration continues to lay out some of its early priorities for 2021 and has given some direction on how it plans to approach its COVID-19 response in terms of support for the Read more
Elevating the Last Mile of the Supply Chain to Support COVID Vaccinations
February 3, 2021
  The rollout of multiple COVID-19 vaccinations, particularly those that require elevated cold storage ability to remain viable on their way to the person who eventually receives Read more
Why Chick-Fil-A Operations Saved a COVID Vaccine Drive-Thru
February 2, 2021
  Fast-food giant Chick-Fil-A is known for its service – and that commitment to moving customers through its restaurants paid off outside the realm of chicken sandwiches recently. A South Read more