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A Message from Greg Hayes, Chairman & CEO

A Message from Greg Hayes, Chairman & CEO

By: Greg Hayes
Source: Raytheon
Date of Publication: March 24th, 2020
Dear colleagues, Throughout this crisis our company’s first priority is the health and wellbeing of you and your family. We continue to take extraordinary steps to ensure our facilities are clean, secure and safe for those at work. And for those that can work from home, we are requiring that you do.
Fast action creates 10,000 medical face shields in 23 days

Pivot toward protection, Fast action creates 10,000 medical face shields in 23 days

By: Raytheon
Source: Raytheon
Date of Publication: April 30th, 2020
On March 30, Raytheon Technologies CEO Greg Hayes made a promise to the nation. At the White House, he announced the company would deploy 3D printers and other technology to produce 10,000 medical face shields. That goal was reached in 23 days, and now Raytheon Technologies is aimed at more than doubling that production while the pandemic rages.
Pinterest Juggles Requests for Late Payments From Advertisers_WSJ

Pinterest Juggles Requests for Late Payments From Advertisers

By: Mark Maurer
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: June 8th, 2020
CFO of image-sharing platform says more businesses want payment extensions.
Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need

Hungry to help Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need

By: Raytheon
Source: Raytheon
Date of Publication: June 2nd, 2020
Raytheon Technologies employees volunteer to feed those in need
Raytheon Technologies: Meeting the Challenge

Raytheon Technologies: Meeting the Challenge

By: Raytheon
Source: Raytheon
Date of Publication: April 6th, 2020
Raytheon Technologies is a company that takes on some of the world’s hardest problems. Right now that means using our resources to help in the response to the global outbreak of COVID-19.
We are using our manufacturing capacity, as well as our deep expertise in areas including engineering, logistics and finance to carry out initiatives that serve our communities, deliver on our commitments to our customers and protect our employees.
Op-ed_ The next Silicon Valley exodus — Over 25% of tech sector wants permanent work from home_CNBC

Op-ed: The next Silicon Valley exodus — Over 25% of tech sector wants permanent work from home

By: Laura Wronski and Jon Cohen
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: May 19th, 2020
A new CNBC|SurveyMonkey Workforce Survey shows that over 25% of tech sector workers prefer permanent remote work.
Facebook Details New Data for Good Initiatives Related to Covid-19_Adweek

Facebook Details New Data for Good Initiatives Related to Covid-19

By: David Cohen
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: June 3rd, 2020
Facebook released new visualizations and datasets that are part of its Data for Good initiative, as well as a new survey related to Covid-19.
Zoom and Slack are worth nearly $50 billion more since coronavirus hit, and now we see the results

Zoom and Slack are worth nearly $50 billion more since coronavirus hit, and now we see the results

By: Emily Bary
Source: MarketWatch
Date of Publication: June 2nd, 2020
Zoom Video and Slack earnings should show how many work-from-home users are paying, and how much it is costing to support them
Slack partners with Amazon to take on Microsoft Teams

Slack partners with Amazon to take on Microsoft Teams

By: Tom Warren
Source: The Verge
Date of Publication: June 4th, 2020
Slack is partnering with Amazon in a multiyear agreement that means all Amazon employees will be able to start using Slack. The deal comes just as Slack faces increased competition from Microsoft Teams, and it will also see Slack migrate its voice and video calling features over to Amazon’s Chime platform alongside a broader adoption of Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Zoom nearly doubles revenue forecast on remote-work boost, but costs rising

Zoom nearly doubles revenue forecast on remote-work boost, but costs rising

By: Ayanti Bera, Stephen Nellis
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: June 2nd, 2020
Zoom Video Communications Inc (ZM.O) nearly doubled its expectations for annual sales on Tuesday, driven by a surge in users as more people work from home and connect with friends online during coronavirus lockdowns.