A memo from SAP outlined the tech giant's plan to address racial inequality in its own ranks - and it shows how companies can take meaningful actions beyond sending an email or a tweet

A MEMO FROM SAP OUTLINED THE TECH GIANT'S PLAN TO ADDRESS RACIAL INEQUALITY IN ITS OWN RANKS - AND IT SHOWS HOW COMPANIES CAN TAKE MEANINGFUL ACTIONS BEYOND SENDING AN EMAIL OR A TWEET

DJ Paoni, North America president at SAP, sent a memo to employees that addressed the death of George Floyd and other victims of police...

A Louisville restaurant owner known for feeding police for free died in a police killing - and his body was reportedly left on the street for 12 hours

A LOUISVILLE RESTAURANT OWNER KNOWN FOR FEEDING POLICE FOR FREE DIED IN A POLICE KILLING - AND HIS BODY WAS REPORTEDLY LEFT ON THE STREET FOR 12 HOURS

David McAtee, the owner of a barbecue restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky, was killed during a protest early Monday. McAtee was known...

 
 
 
Uber, Lyft, and Lime say they'll suspend services in cities where curfews are implemented

UBER, LYFT, AND LIME SAY THEY'LL SUSPEND SERVICES IN CITIES WHERE CURFEWS ARE IMPLEMENTED

Uber and Lyft said they'll suspend rides and deliveries in cities where curfews are issued. Over the weekend, Uber temporarily shut...

The president of the Center for American Entrepreneurship apologized for telling Backstage Capital founder Arlan Hamilton that her advice to white coworkers was 'unfair and unhelpful'

THE PRESIDENT OF THE CENTER FOR AMERICAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP APOLOGIZED FOR TELLING BACKSTAGE CAPITAL FOUNDER ARLAN HAMILTON THAT HER ADVICE TO WHITE COWORKERS WAS 'UNFAIR AND UNHELPFUL'

On Saturday, Backstage Capital founder Arlan Hamilton tweeted advice to her white peers calling for action in support of the protests...

 
 
 
The shift to even more e-commerce spending in the US just accelerated by at least 2 years because of COVID-19, according to this chart from Morgan Stanley

THE SHIFT TO EVEN MORE E-COMMERCE SPENDING IN THE US JUST ACCELERATED BY AT LEAST 2 YEARS BECAUSE OF COVID-19, ACCORDING TO THIS CHART FROM MORGAN STANLEY

Morgan Stanley expects COVID-19 to pull forward the US e-commerce penetration rate by at least two years. The firm estimates e-commerce...

Lockdowns ease in Florida, Europe with new tourism rules

LOCKDOWNS EASE IN FLORIDA, EUROPE WITH NEW TOURISM RULES

ROME - The first day of June saw coronavirus restrictions ease from Asia to Europe to the United States on Monday, even as U.S. protests...

 
 
 
How COVID-19 is accelerating the need for digital B2B payments

HOW COVID-19 IS ACCELERATING THE NEED FOR DIGITAL B2B PAYMENTS

By James Anderson, executive vice president of global commercial products, Mastercard In offices around the world, millions of dollars...

Construction Spending Decreased in April

CONSTRUCTION SPENDING DECREASED IN APRIL

From the Census Bureau reported that overall construction spending decreased in April: Construction spending during April 2020 was...

 
 
 
UK eases lockdown restrictions yet experts say it's too soon

UK EASES LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS YET EXPERTS SAY IT'S TOO SOON

LONDON - The U.K. eased more lockdown restrictions Monday despite warnings from some health officials of another spike in coronavirus...

I'm the chief people officer at Opendoor and a mother. Here are the 5 questions I'm asking parents at my company to support them through remote work

I'M THE CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER AT OPENDOOR AND A MOTHER. HERE ARE THE 5 QUESTIONS I'M ASKING PARENTS AT MY COMPANY TO SUPPORT THEM THROUGH REMOTE WORK

Erica Ga los Alioto is the chief people officer at Opendoor. As a working parent and manager, she says that balancing work and parenting...

 
 
 
Mayor Bottoms on Face The Nation: This 'was not an Atlanta-based protest'

MAYOR BOTTOMS ON FACE THE NATION: THIS 'WAS NOT AN ATLANTA-BASED PROTEST'

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms appeared on Face The Nation on Sunday, May 31, discussing the demonstrations that rocked the city...

Gaming giant Zynga will buy Turkish developer Peak for $1.8 billion in its biggest ever acquisition

GAMING GIANT ZYNGA WILL BUY TURKISH DEVELOPER PEAK FOR $1.8 BILLION IN ITS BIGGEST EVER ACQUISITION

US casual gaming giant Zynga is buying Turkish mobile game developer Peak for $1.8 billion, the company confirmed Monday. The cash-and-share...

 
 
 
The Latest: South Korea urges vulnerable people to stay home

THE LATEST: SOUTH KOREA URGES VULNERABLE PEOPLE TO STAY HOME

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially...

Chinese manufacturing output surged the most in 9 years in May, signaling a coronavirus recovery

CHINESE MANUFACTURING OUTPUT SURGED THE MOST IN 9 YEARS IN MAY, SIGNALING A CORONAVIRUS RECOVERY

China's manufacturing output expanded the most in nine years in May, according to IHS Markit's Purchasing Managers Index data released...

 
 
 
Uber CEO tweets that the company will donate $1 million to groups 'making criminal justice in America more just for all'

UBER CEO TWEETS THAT THE COMPANY WILL DONATE $1 MILLION TO GROUPS 'MAKING CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN AMERICA MORE JUST FOR ALL'

On Sunday, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi announced that the ride-share company is donating $1 million dollar to two criminal justice reform...

EA delays Madden NFL 21 announcement due to U.S. protests

EA DELAYS MADDEN NFL 21 ANNOUNCEMENT DUE TO U.S. PROTESTS

Electronic Arts said it is postponing its announcement about Madden NFL 21 for Monday, due to the rioting happening in American cities.

 
 
 
The US and China relationship just reached its most dangerous point in history, and it couldn't have come at a worse time

THE US AND CHINA RELATIONSHIP JUST REACHED ITS MOST DANGEROUS POINT IN HISTORY, AND IT COULDN'T HAVE COME AT A WORSE TIME

After China passed legislation to allow its security forces to patrol Hong Kong, President Trump announced that the US would retaliate...

BANK OF AMERICA: Buy these 13 under-the-radar tech stocks poised to outperform amid flaring China tensions and lasting pandemic damage

BANK OF AMERICA: BUY THESE 13 UNDER-THE-RADAR TECH STOCKS POISED TO OUTPERFORM AMID FLARING CHINA TENSIONS AND LASTING PANDEMIC DAMAGE

Bank of America says a select group of smaller technology companies could thrive in spite of both a pandemic and rising US-China trade...

 
 
 
How much of the bear market losses have been recovered?

HOW MUCH OF THE BEAR MARKET LOSSES HAVE BEEN RECOVERED?

The speed and turbulence of the stock market's downturn in February and March was insane. March was the most volatile month since the...

Real estate agents reveal the top tips and tricks for using Zillow like a pro to buy or sell a home

REAL ESTATE AGENTS REVEAL THE TOP TIPS AND TRICKS FOR USING ZILLOW LIKE A PRO TO BUY OR SELL A HOME

Zillow is one of the most popular real estate sites in the United States, with over 100 million listings. Business Insider spoke with...

 
 
 




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