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How the Pandemic Has Affected Meeting Rooms and Solutions

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Host Michelle Dawn Mooney spoke with Rob Houston, the Senior Solution Consultant for Jabra, and Jonathan Garcia, the Lead Technical Solution Director for Crestron, about the Read more

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Biden Nears Win as Japan, Dutch Back China Chip Controls
January 29, 2023

For more on the West’s race to implement China chip controls, read Bloomberg’s explainer on the computer chip “arms race.” (Bloomberg) — Japan and the Netherlands are poised to join the US in limiting China’s access to advanced semiconductor machinery, forging a powerful alliance that will undercut Beijing’s ambitions to build its own domestic […]

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NYSE Mayhem Traced to a Staffer Who Left a Backup System Running
January 28, 2023

(Bloomberg) — More than 700 miles from Wall Street, the New York Stock Exchange’s backup data center on Cermak Road in Chicago is supposed to safeguard US markets, standing by at all hours in case disaster ever strikes the world’s largest venue for trading shares. When markets are closed, it participates in a well-worn routine, […]

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California Storms Have Farmers Rushing to Avoid Crop Shortfall
January 28, 2023

(Bloomberg) — California farmers are facing costly damages from weeks of severe California storms that may trigger more expensive US fruits and vegetables in a time of massive food inflation. “The numbers are going to be somewhere in the hundreds of millions and perhaps in the billions,” Dave Puglia, head of the trade group Western […]

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How the Pandemic Has Affected Meeting Rooms and Solutions
January 10, 2023

Host Michelle Dawn Mooney spoke with Rob Houston, the Senior Solution Consultant for Jabra, and Jonathan Garcia, the Lead Technical Solution Director for Crestron, about the changes to meeting rooms post-pandemic. COVID-19 brought significant changes to workplaces. Workers had to learn to work remotely and organize a workspace in their homes. In addition, they had […]

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Panera Boosts Catering Offering with Nationwide Rollout
July 30, 2021

Fast-casual staple Panera is making an interesting catering call – they’re ready to cater your next meeting, even if the employees attending it are spread out across the country. This is a response to a dramatic dip in catering revenue during the pandemic, as well as a forecast for work that will see many employees […]

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Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts Prepares to Welcome Back Large Scale Conventions
October 7, 2020

Avoiding high touch surfaces and gathering in large groups spelled trouble for Las Vegas, where conventions and casinos are the driving streams of revenue. The city continues to struggle through a pandemic recovery, but MGM Resorts is confident it can begin to operate conventions again in a safe way. Rapid response testing, socially distanced partitions, […]

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Remote Collaboration: Tips and Tricks to Navigate the New Normal
August 25, 2020

While we all wait for the green light to signal us to return to our offices, professionals around the world are making the best of working from the home. Remote working has been gaining popularity over recent years, but the COVID-19 pandemic has taken this trend and turned it into a necessity. Almost overnight, an […]

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