Inside Housing – Insight – The pandemic and mental health: what are the next steps for building a wellness strategy?

[ad_1] Sponsored by HomeLINK A discussion hosted by Inside Housing, in association with HomeLINK, explores the lessons learned over the past year and how they should guide wellness strategies moving forward. Illustration by Neil Webb Sharelines Research by @MindCharity found 1 in 3 social housing residents experience mental health issues. An @InsideHousing roundtable explores the lessons … Read more

Leeds mum made redundant in pandemic launches sustainable kids clothing brand at White Rose

[ad_1] Maria Masud launched the Kool Kiddos kiosk at White Rose Shopping Centre on Saturday, after the success of her online store which launched earlier this year. The brand sells colourful clothing for children aged 5-10 with slogans around sustainability and saving the planet. Her second collection, Hoodify, will market children aged 12-15. Sign up … Read more

Superintendent of schools weighs in on key education findings amid the pandemic

[ad_1] Teachers and students nationwide returned to classrooms for in-person instruction just weeks before the end of the academic year.  For the 2021-2022 school year most schools will proceed with full in-person learning and are bracing for an uncertain future of learning. Results of a recent survey, done by the tech company Instructure, identified six key trends … Read more

The Pandemic: Public Health and Politics

[ad_1] Chicago, IL, June 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SBB Research Group has released new results from its series of national surveys on the personal, economic and societal effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. Throughout the pandemic, SBB Research Group has conducted over ten thousand surveys of individuals across the country. The … Read more

This Flipkart seller started a dry fruits brand during the pandemic and is looking to clock Rs 10 Cr revenue this year

[ad_1] Chitra Vyas, a seller with Flipkart, is a techie-turned-entrepreneur. After completing her MTech in Electronics, she worked with Infosys for a while before starting up on her own. Hailing from Bikaner, she moved to Hyderabad after her wedding. Her husband comes from a family of entrepreneurs and Chitra felt the itch to start her … Read more

Insurers lose High Court challenge over business insurance COVID pandemic payouts

[ad_1] Australia’s insurance industry has lost the latest battle in an ongoing “war of attrition” between insurers and businesses that want compensation for COVID losses. Key points: The insurance industry has been denying small business claims for payouts for COVID losses It lost a test case into the issue last year It was seeking to challenge … Read more

Insurers lose High Court challenge over business insurance COVID pandemic payouts

[ad_1] Australia’s insurance industry has lost the latest battle in an ongoing “war of attrition” between insurers and businesses that want compensation for COVID losses. Key points: The insurance industry has been denying small business claims for payouts for COVID losses It lost a test case into the issue last year It was seeking to challenge … Read more

Report Links Pivotal Role of Student Agency, Entrepreneurship Education in Promoting Student Success During Pandemic and in Life

[ad_1] BARRINGTON, Ill., June 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Uncharted Learning, a national nonprofit committed to helping students develop resilience and problem-solving skills through entrepreneurship, today published a report that explores the connection between youth enterprise programs, purposeful learning, empowered students and engaged educators. “Learning with a Purpose: Student Agency and the Joy of Teaching and Learning” investigates how … Read more

‘Unprecedented’ rise in nurses needing mental health support since pandemic began

[ad_1] 22 June 2021, 07:40 The number of nurses seeking support has grown since the start of the Covid crisis. Picture: LBC The world’s largest nursing union has told LBC it’s seen an “unprecedented” rise in the number of nurses needing mental health support since the pandemic began. Figures seen exclusively by LBC show 60% … Read more

Irish fashion boutiques in a pandemic: Nicki Hoyne on running a luxury fashion brand online

[ad_1] In the second of a three-part series looking at Irish fashion boutique owners and the impact of the pandemic, we chat with Nicki Hoyne about launching a new collection in the midst of such global chaos. Running a business is no easy feat, whatever the circumstances. From finances to staffing to rent, there’s a … Read more