Meat factories close as workers fall ill

Tyson (TSN), one of the world’s largest meat processors, suspended operations at its Columbus Junction, Iowa, pork plant this week after more than two dozen workers there contracted Covid-19. Tyson said he would divert cattle heading for Columbus Junction to other pork factories in the area to minimize the impact …

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The pros and cons of real-time worker performance measurement

“Some interventions will improve productivity, and some won’t,” says Aruna Ranganathan, associate professor of organizational behavior at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. | Illustration by Alvaro Dominguez In the summer of 2014, Aruna Ranganathan was doing postdoctoral research at a garment factory in Bangalore, India, when she noticed that …

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Details of the Fed’s New Main Street Loan Facility

Related practices and jurisdictions The Federal Reserve today released details of the New Main Street Loan Facility (the “Facility”). The facility is intended to facilitate loans to small and medium-sized businesses that are not eligible for the SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program. Eligible borrowers: Companies with up to 10,000 employees or …

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How to write a mortgage cover letter

If your credit history has a negative history, or if there is something about your mortgage application that requires more … If your credit report has a negative history, or there is something in your mortgage application that requires more information, a lender may ask you to submit a “letter …

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