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U.S. airlines caution on winter challenges as COVID-19 cases rise

U.S. airlines caution on winter challenges as COVID-19 cases rise

By: Tracy Rucinski, David Shepardson
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 12th, 2020
Delta Air Lines DAL.N and Southwest Airlines LUV.N on Thursday cautioned that the recent surge in COVID-19 cases may have a negative impact on travel over the winter holidays, a period the sector had hoped would see improved bookings.
Has Disney put the worst of the pandemic behind it?

Has Disney put the worst of the pandemic behind it?

By: Lisa Richwine, Akanksha Rana
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 12th, 2020
Walt Disney Co's DIS.N rapidly growing streaming video business and a partial recovery at its theme parks gave investors fresh hope on Thursday that the entertainment company had made it through the worst of the coronavirus pandemic.
Give me a W, V, and a K: describing the post-COVID economic outlook

Give me a W, V, and a K: describing the post-COVID economic outlook

By: Dhara Ranasinghe, Ritvik Carvalho, Elizabeth Howcroft
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 13th, 2020
What appeared to be a sharp V-shaped growth rebound from the first pandemic lockdown, now seems like a “W” -- these are among the myriad of letters and signs economists are using to describe the outlook for a world turned upside down by COVID-19.
U.S. weekly jobless claims drop modestly

U.S. weekly jobless claims drop modestly; labor market recovery cooling

By: Lucia Mutikani
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 5th, 2020
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell only slightly last week, adding to signs that the economic recovery was losing steam as the COVID-19 pandemic intensifies and fiscal stimulus ends.
Uber sees slowest recovery of ride business in home U.S. market, deliveries more than double

Uber sees slowest recovery of ride business in home U.S. market, deliveries more than double

By: Tina Bellon, Akanksha Rana
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 6th, 2020
Uber Technologies Inc said on Thursday demand for its food-delivery service exploded in the latest quarter, but recovery in its global rides business is being held back by its most important market, the United States.
Hershey reinstates full-year outlook after Halloween playbook pays off

Hershey reinstates full-year outlook after Halloween playbook pays off

By: Siddharth Cavale
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 6th, 2020
Hershey Co HSY.N beat profit and sales estimates and reinstated its full-year financial forecasts on Friday, after early promotions and strong use of data to predict Halloween trends paid off in the third quarter, sending its shares up 3%.
McDonald's launches new growth strategy; beats profit estimates

McDonald's launches new growth strategy; beats profit estimates

Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: November 9th, 2020
McDonald's Corp MCD.N said on Monday it would test a loyalty program for customers and launch a new crispy chicken sandwich next year as it refocuses its long-term strategy to look beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
U.S. COVID-19 economy has delivered luxury houses for some, evictions for others

The great divergence: U.S. COVID-19 economy has delivered luxury houses for some, evictions for others

By: Michelle Conlin
Source: Reuters
Date of Publication: October 31st, 2020
Professionals are thriving, thanks in part to pandemic-induced policies by the Federal Reserve that have buoyed the stock market and fueled industries such as real estate with record-low interest rates. For many lower-wage workers, meanwhile, the crisis has delivered a cruel shove, toppling families who were already living on the financial edge. Economists call this phenomenon a “K-shaped” recovery, in which those on the top continue to climb upward while those on the bottom see their prospects worsen.
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Essence of resilient leadership

The essence of resilient leadership: Business recovery from COVID-19

Source: Deloitte
Date of Publication: April 22nd, 2020
Resilient leaders view Recovery as a journey for their organization, teams and stakeholders. Five imperatives within "recover" to guide the business from "respond" to "thrive"
Embedding trust into COVID-19 recovery Four dimensions of stakeholder trust

Embedding trust into COVID-19 recovery: Four dimensions of stakeholder trust

Source: Deloitte
Date of Publication: April 23rd, 2020
As resilient leaders seek to shepherd their organizations and stakeholders through the COVID-19 crisis, trust will be critical to the recovery—specifically, four dimensions of trust.