Shannon Cusick Has Been Named SVP of Business Development at Aura

Aura, the leader in intelligent safety for consumers, today announced that Shannon Cusick has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Business Development. The company additionally announced that Gerry Baldwin has taken the role of Executive Vice President of Partnerships.

75% of U.S. Adults Have Taken at Least One Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine – CDC

75% of adults in the United States have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of Tuesday morning, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. The agency said 193,798,688 adults have had at least one shot, while 165,947,460 people, or 64.3% of the adult population, are fully vaccinated. The United […]

US Pumped in Millions To Back COVID-19 Research at China’s Wuhan Institute

Public documents revealed that the US government has pumped USD 3.1 million into health organization ‘EcoHealth Alliance’ to back COVID-19 research at China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV), Fox News reported. According to the report from US news agency The Intercept, the ‘bat coronavirus grant’ provided EcoHealth Alliance with a total of USD 3.1 million, […]

US COVID-19 Cases Top 40 Million; Biden To Deliver New Plan

In 2 days President Joe Biden will announce a new six-point plan to battle the current surge of COVID-19 cases caused by the highly transmissible Delta (B1617.2) variant and an uneven vaccination campaign that has left only half of the nation fully protected from the novel coronavirus. The speech will come as America faces two […]

What Matters Most When It Comes to Driving Employee Retention?

As HR leaders face The Great Resignation, it’s more important than ever to understand why your employees are leaving. Culture Amp’s people scientists recently analyzed the survey responses of over 300,000 employees who voluntarily exited over the 15 months before COVID. They compared both their exit survey responses as well as their engagement survey responses […]

Employer’s Software Requested Too Much Immigration Info

An employer will pay $84,832 to settle U.S. Department of Justice claims that it “requested more or different documents than necessary” when attempting to reverify the continued work authorization of non-U.S. citizens, in violation of the Immigration and Nationality Act, according to an Aug. 25 announcement. Ascension Health Alliance allegedly programmed its customized employment eligibility […]

COVID Vaccination Rates Have Slumped in Some Parts of the World, and Experts Are Worried

When coronavirus vaccines were developed, trialed, and authorized for emergency use in record time, millions of people eagerly awaited the protection and peace of mind they afforded. But around nine months after vaccination rollouts began in the West, there has been a slowdown in some national and state-wide immunization drives across the U.S. and Europe. […]

How To Protect Children Under 12 From COVID-19, According to Fauci

Dr. Anthony Fauci says there’s an important step adult can take to protect children who are too young to be vaccinated against COVID-19. “The way you protect children who, because of their age, cannot get vaccinated yet is to surround the children — be it friends, family, school teachers, personnel in the school — surround […]