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Business Management Articles

Category Archives: Business Management Articles

Business Management Articles

Join Our Twitter Chat: A Conversation About Tech and Management

MIT SMR kicked off 2020 with a series of biweekly Twitter chats designed to give our readers a forum to discuss top-of-mind management and technology issues. We hope you’ve found this program to be insightful and helpful. Whether you wrestle with specific management and technology challenges at work, coach other organizations, or conduct research, our […]

Is the COVID-19 Outbreak a Black Swan or the New Normal?

subscribe-iconSubscribe Share Image courtesy of Carolyn Ann Geason In the time between writing this and reading it, whatever I say about COVID-19 will likely be out of date. That’s the nature of something moving at exponential speed through society. The scale of what’s happening is hard to grasp, and it’s logical to wonder whether COVID-19 […]

Italy is in a complete nationwide lockdown over the coronavirus. Here are the rules all 60 million citizens now have to follow.

Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte put the country’s entire population under strict lockdown from Tuesday onwards after the country’s infections zoomed past 9,100 on Monday. The country’s 60 million citizens now face numerous restrictions that affect all aspects of life, including retail, leisure, worship, imprisonment, and travel. Some travel is allowed with police permission, and […]

5 big tech companies making remote-work tools free during the coronavirus outbreak, including Google and Microsoft

Working from home is becoming more than a trend as companies tried to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Five tech companies are making virtual communication tools free for small business: Microsoft, Google, LogMeIn, Cisco, and Zoom. All of the tools they are offering are at least free for the next three months, if not longer. […]