April 6, 2021

Day: April 6, 2021

Five Tips For Building An Adaptable Business

By Jessica Militare

Verbs like “adapt” and “pivot” have become staples in the business lexicon during the pandemic for good reason: It’s how many operations—small and large—have survived this uncertain time. With recent reports indicating that an estimated 10,000 U.S. retail stores alone could close this year (a 14% increase from 2020), adapting to the moment will continue to be a core theme. 

Building adaptability into company culture can help your

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Florida governor issues order banning businesses from requiring ‘vaccine passports’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order Friday banning businesses from requiring customers to show proof they have been vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to get service.

The Republican governor had previously announced his intent to issue an order banning so-called “vaccine passports.” His action also barred any government agency in Florida from issuing such documentation for the purpose of providing proof of vaccinations.

In his executive order, DeSantis asserts that “vaccination passports reduce individual freedom and will harm patient privacy.”

Effective immediately, Florida businesses are barred from requiring patrons to provide documentation certifying COVID-19

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U.S. rolls out first update to flood insurance pricing in 50 years

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of Americans will pay significantly more to insure their homes in coastal areas and flood zones under new rules released on Thursday by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the first major update to its pricing system in half a century.

FILE PHOTO: Housing surrounded by flood waters caused by Hurricane Harvey is seen from a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter during an overflight from Port Aransas to Port O’Connor, Texas, August 26, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard/Petty Officer 3rd Class Johanna Strickland/Handout via REUTERS

The agency said that, over the coming year, it will

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