Pandemic Reinvention Is Real For SMBs, Says Bill.com CEO Rene Lacarte
Pandemic Reinvention Is Real For SMBs, Says Bill.com CEO

Rene Lacarte, CEO of Bill.com, says that the pandemic reinvention is real for small and medium-sized businesses and that they need to innovate and digitize the back office.

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Salesforce Embraces Remote Work, Flexible Office Policy

Salesforce is the latest company to embrace remote work and flexible office policies in the wake of a pandemic that has upended the workplace.

Elon Musk: People With MBAs Want To Parachute Into Being The Boss
Elon Musk: People With MBAs Want To Parachute Into Being The Boss

People look at MBA school as like I want to parachute into being the boss instead of earning it. I don’t think that’s good.

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Alphabet Workers Union Says Google Forbid Talk About Pay

Alphabet and Google are once again in hot water, with the workers’ union claiming Google and a contractor forbid talking about pay.

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Microsoft Viva: Employee Experience Platform for Teams and Microsoft 365

Microsoft has unveiled “Viva,” a new employee experience platform (EXP) designed to integrate with Teams and Microsoft 365.

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Google Agrees to Pay $2.6 Million In Wage Discrimination Case

Google has agreed to pay $2.6 million to women and Asian workers to settle a discrimination case, according to the Department of Labor.

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Just 11% of Companies Expect All Staff to Return to the Office

A new report sheds more light on the state of remote working, suggesting permanent adoption may be more widespread.

Snowflake CEO Frank Slootman: Once You Get To The Cloud The Lid Is Off
Snowflake CEO: Once You Get To The Cloud The Lid Is Off

Once you get to the cloud all of a sudden the lid is off says Snowflake CEO Frank Slootman. People can just pursue their backlogs and whatever they can imagine.

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East Coast Outage Impacts Google, Slack, Verizon, Zoom, AWS

A major outage is impacting customers on the East Coast, with some of the most critical companies being affected.

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50% of Workers Would Choose Remote Work Over Vacation

In further evidence of the rising popularity of remote work, a new poll shows that over 50% of workers would choose remote work over vacation.