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AT&T cutting 3,400 jobs and it’s just the beginning

AT&T cutting 3,400 jobs and it’s just the beginning

By: Scott Moritz
Source: The OCR / Bloomberg
Date of Publication: June 16th, 2020
AT&T is notifying thousands of employees that their jobs are being eliminated as part of a $6 billion cost-cutting push, an attempt to slim down one of the most heavily indebted companies in the U.S.
This May Seem Like a Typical Quarantine Ad—Until It’s Not_Adweek

This May Seem Like a Typical Quarantine Ad—Until It’s Not

By: Doug Zanger
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: May 28th, 2020
Cox surprises with a powerful spot about isolation.
Altice USA Brings Free Broadband to K-12 and College Students During Coronavirus Pandemic

Altice USA Brings Free Broadband to K-12 and College Students During Coronavirus Pandemic

Source: Altice USA
Date of Publication: March 13th, 2020
Altice USA has taken several steps to ensure that Americans within the communities we serve have reliable access to high-speed broadband connectivity to keep them connected to the people, information, and resources they rely on.
Altice USA Offers Pay Increases for Employees on COVID-19 Front Lines

Altice USA Offers Pay Increases for Employees on COVID-19 Front Lines

By: Mike Farrell
Source: Multichannel News
Date of Publication: April 2nd, 2020
Field techs, retail employees to receive 20% pay increase based on hours worked
New York AG opens inquiry into Charter Communications’ coronavirus response after hundreds reportedly catch virus

New York AG opens inquiry into Charter Communications’ coronavirus response after hundreds reportedly catch virus

By: Lauren Feiner
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: April 21st, 2020
New York Attorney General Letitia James opened an inquiry into Charter Communications after the telecom company continued to require some employees to report to corporate offices amid government calls for employers to allow remote work where possible.
Dish Network’s Commercial Customer Base Hit by Coronavirus

Dish Network’s Commercial Customer Base Hit by Coronavirus

By: Drew FitzGerald
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: May 7th, 2020
Dish Network Corp. DISH -6.26% ’s profit sank during the first quarter as hotels and airplanes emptied by the coronavirus crisis sapped its satellite-TV business.
When Will Companies Let Workers Back Into the Office

White-Collar Companies Race to Be Last to Return to the Office

By: David Streitfeld
Source: The New York Times
Date of Publication: May 8th, 2020
Google, Facebook, Amazon, Capital One and others are extending work-from-home policies to September and sometimes far beyond.
Our Connections Make us all stronger

Our connections make us all stronger | Stand Up | Coronavirus (COVID-19) | Verizon

By: Verizon
Source: Youtube
Date of Publication: April 30th, 2020
Verizon video: Our connections make us all stronger. And when we know our customers are depending on us for those connections, we do whatever it takes.
NBCUniversal Broadens Access to News Networks and Vital Programming During Coronavirus Pandemic

NBCUniversal Broadens Access to News Networks and Programming During COVID-19 Response

By: Comcast
Source: Comcast
Date of Publication: March 20th, 2020
NBCUniversal is making MSNBC and CNBC available, in partnership with its distribution partners, to all their video customers, regardless of the packages to which they subscribe. Subscribers can view this content through their video provider or through MSNBC’s and CNBC’s online platforms on an authenticated basis.
Parks & Recreation Returns To NBC For Original One-Time Special To Benefit Feeding America

'Parks & Recreation' Returns To NBC For Original One-Time Special To Benefit Feeding America

By: Comcast
Source: Comcast
Date of Publication: April 23rd, 2020
Five years after audiences said goodbye to one of the most beloved comedies in TV history, the fine citizens of Pawnee, Ind., are reuniting for NBC and Universal Television’s all-original “A Parks and Recreation Special” set to air Thursday, April 30 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT.