UK supermarkets Tesco and Morrisons are rationing toilet paper and hand sanitizer as fears of panic buying return. One worker said their store was ‘worse than a bad Christmas.’

Summary List Placement British grocery chains Tesco and Morrisons have started rationing essential items over fears that stricter lockdown measures will send shoppers into a panic.  Supermarkets limited sales of certain goods earlier in the pandemic, and Morrisons became the first major grocer to reintroduce these measures when it said on Thursday that customers could […]

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Amazon-backed food delivery startup Deliveroo is in early-stage discussions about an IPO

Summary List Placement Amazon-backed food delivery company Deliveroo is in the early stages of exploring an IPO, a source with knowledge of the matter told Business Insider. The company, which rivals services like Uber Eats and Just Eat, is mulling potential advisers to help prepare its executives for increased visibility, the person said. Bloomberg first […]

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PE recruiting on pause — Wells CEO’s history of hiring — Accenture’s outlook

Summary List Placement   New US jobless claims are back on the rise again. The latest report (870,000) was above the consensus economist estimate (840,000). However, the aggregate sum of Americans receiving unemployment benefits is still down from the previous period.  If you’re not yet a subscriber, you can sign up here to get your […]

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Goldman Sachs says jet fuel demand will accelerate in 2021, driven by availability of a COVID-19 vaccine by the second-quarter

Summary List Placement Goldman Sachs expects jet fuel demand to recover in 2021 alongside the potential availability of a COVID-19 vaccine in the second quarter. The bank’s analysts said the number of airline passengers will return to pre-virus levels by 2023. “We do not believe that jet fuel demand has peaked and see jet as […]

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Air Jordan XXXV Revealed With New Tech and AJ V Style Cues

The 35th evolution of the Air Jordan continues the beloved basketball sneaker’s decades-long legacy by adding athlete-minded support features and style cues that reference a retro AJ release.  One technical features stands out in particular. The Eclipse Plate, which first debuted in the Air Jordan XXIV, extends higher into the midsole to improve lateral structure […]

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Who’s really at fault for campus coronavirus outbreaks?

You could be forgiven for not knowing the details of the COVID-19 debacle currently taking place on America’s college campuses. So much has happened in the U.S. recently — apocalyptic wildfires, violent crackdowns on protests against police brutality, a deeply polarizing presidential campaign — that’s it’s easy to have missed this crisis-within-a-crisis. But the news […]

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Jennifer Jordan to speak at the Business Insider Global Trends Festival 2020 on leadership in the digital age

Business Insider is proud to announce that Jennifer Jordan will speak at the inaugural BI Global Trends Festival, a virtual event taking place October 19-23, 2020. Summary List Placement Jordan’s work in the field of digital leadership, ethics, power, and morality has been quoted by other scientists almost 1,500 times. Last year Jordan published the […]

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Jennifer Jordan to speak at the Business Insider Global Trends Festival 2020 on leadership in the digital age

Business Insider is proud to announce that Jennifer Jordan will speak at the inaugural BI Global Trends Festival, a virtual event taking place October 19-23, 2020. Summary List Placement Jordan’s work in the field of digital leadership, ethics, power, and morality has been quoted by other scientists almost 1,500 times. Last year Jordan published the […]

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Covid-19 scientists flag key immune function as a turning point in life threatening cases

When two brothers fell critically ill with Covid-19 around the same time in March, their doctors were baffled. Both were young—29 and 31 years old— and healthy. Yet within days they couldn’t breathe on their own and, tragically, one of them died. Two weeks later, when a second pair of Covid-stricken brothers, both in their […]

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Ask Amy: After this foolish party, she texted me a one-word kiss-off

Dear Amy: My husband and I believe that we have lost a friend of 30-plus years because of differing opinions about safety in this pandemic. Columnist Amy Dickinson (Bill Hogan/Chicago Tribune)  We had been invited to a surprise birthday party for “Barb” at a local restaurant, and before sending my RSVP, I checked with the […]

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Gold bugs are on the back foot as COVID concerns climb and stimulus-check hopes fade

6.8%. While tech stocks have tanked, this sportswear giant has soared. Yes, I’m referring to Happy Friday, everyone. The S&P 500 dipped into negative territory for the year at one point yesterday, triggering a buy-on-the-dip late-day rally. Still, the benchmark index is poised to finish down for a fourth consecutive week. That is unless progress […]

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London is closing in on New York’s ranking as the world’s number 1 financial center, this survey says

Summary List Placement London is catching up with New York as the world’s top financial center, according to the most recent Global Financial Centres Index. The British capital is only four points behind New York.  Hong Kong moved up a ranking to become the fifth biggest center in the world.  Shanghai moved up one ranking […]

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London has almost caught up with New York as the world’s number 1 financial centre, survey finds

Summary List Placement London is catching up with New York as the world’s top financial center, according to the most recent Global Financial Centres Index. The British capital is only four points behind New York.  Hong Kong moved up a ranking to become the fifth biggest center in the world.  Shanghai moved up one ranking […]

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London is closing in on New York’s ranking as the world’s number 1 financial center, this survey says

Summary List Placement London is catching up with New York as the world’s top financial center, according to the most recent Global Financial Centres Index. The British capital is only four points behind New York.  Hong Kong moved up a ranking to become the fifth biggest center in the world.  Shanghai moved up one ranking […]

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Harriette Cole: This is not the workplace reputation I want. How can I undo it?

DEAR HARRIETTE: I never know how to tell someone no. Harriette Cole  I know my limits, and when I am overworked, but I want to be the person at work who always puts the best foot forward. I think some don’t see me as a hard worker; they see me as someone who will do […]

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Secretive data-miner Palantir could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its market debut next week, WSJ says

Summary List Placement Palantir, the secretive technology firm, could fetch a $22 billion price-tag at its planned market debut on September 30, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. Palantir’s bankers have said the company could start trading at $10 a share, equating to a market valuation of about $22 billion. The controversial company is […]

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