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ManpowerGroup Talent Solutions' Total Workforce Index™ Reveals United States, Singapore, and Canada as the Top Markets for Talent

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

Now in its ninth year, the Total Workforce Index analyzes more than 200 factors to evaluate workforce availability, cost efficiency, regulation, and productivity across 69 markets.

Key Points: 
  • Now in its ninth year, the Total Workforce Index analyzes more than 200 factors to evaluate workforce availability, cost efficiency, regulation, and productivity across 69 markets.
  • MILWAUKEE, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN) Talent Solutions 2022 Total Workforce Index (TWI) reveals the U.S., Singapore, and Canada as the highest-rankinglabor markets across the globe for sourcing, hiring, and retaining talent.
  • These findings were combined with big data and expert analysis to assess the workforce engagement of 69 global markets.
  • The markets that rank highest in the Total Workforce Index are those with the highest relative performance across all four categories.

Healthy.io CEO Yonatan Adiri named one of Fortune's list of 10 innovators shaping the future of health

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

BOSTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortune announced today that Healthy.io CEO and founder Yonatan Adiri was named in its inaugural list of 10 Innovators Shaping the Future of Health .

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortune announced today that Healthy.io CEO and founder Yonatan Adiri was named in its inaugural list of 10 Innovators Shaping the Future of Health .
  • The list highlights people who are making a meaningful impact in health in their communities or globally through technology, education, awareness, advocacy, research, or development.
  • Tens of billions of government dollars were invested in free home-testing, delivering a compounding effect that can help rebuild healthcare in an affordable, equitable and humane way," said Adiri.
  • This marks the first time the FDA has granted clearance for a smartphone-powered home test to determine albumin-to-creatinine ratio (ACR).

White House Summit on COVID-19 Equity and What Works Showcase

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- For many community-based organizations, the COVID-19 response has placed equity squarely at its center. Public health collaborations in communities across the country have focused on protecting, supporting and uplifting hard-hit, high-risk communities in the face of the unprecedented public health threat. While there remains much to do in pursuit of health equity, the White House Summit on COVID-19 Equity and What Works Showcase highlights interventions and approaches that have moved the needle on equitable COVID-19 outcomes and showcases a path forward.

Key Points: 
  • While there remains much to do in pursuit of health equity, the White House Summit on COVID-19 Equity and What Works Showcase highlights interventions and approaches that have moved the needle on equitable COVID-19 outcomes and showcases a path forward.
  • This event, held virtually on November 16, 2022, convenes community organizations, equity leaders, government officials and philanthropic organizations in the sharing of best practices to light the way forward.
  • This and other sessions are featured as a virtual showcase to demonstrate groundbreaking work on COVID-19 equity.
  • The White House is joined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in hosting this event.

Effective Literacy Solution from Early Childhood Education Leader, Learning Without Tears, Showcasing at NAEYC Annual Conference

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning Without Tears, a leading early childhood education company, is showcasing its successful literacy solution atthe National Association for the Education of Young Children NAEYC Annual Conference .

Key Points: 
  • WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning Without Tears, a leading early childhood education company, is showcasing its successful literacy solution atthe National Association for the Education of Young Children NAEYC Annual Conference .
  • The decline in reading performance has the potential to derail a lifetime of successful learning, leaving millions of kids behind.
  • Educators at NAEYC will see Learning Without Tears' instructional continuum, which includes kindergarten-readiness, foundational reading instruction witha focus on phonics, and handwriting development.
  • Learning Without Tears professional development programs deliver early education expertise to thousands of teachers, tutors, and occupational therapists in the US and across the globe.

Strada Education Network Alumni Survey: Learning key skills during college led to $8,700 more in earnings in the first year after graduation

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

In March and April of 2022 Strada conducted a nationally representative study of more than 3,200 alumni who completed bachelor's degrees since 2002.

Key Points: 
  • In March and April of 2022 Strada conducted a nationally representative study of more than 3,200 alumni who completed bachelor's degrees since 2002.
  • The findings are eye opening alumni who report they developed key skills during college earned $8,700 more in their first year after graduation than their peers who report lower levels of skill development through college.
  • They are also more likely to attribute life and career successes to their education experiences.
  • These key skills included general, interpersonal, and specialized skills.

EY Global Alternative Fund Survey finds substantial investor confidence and increasing maturation in alternative asset management industry

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced the publication of the 2022 EY Global Alternative Fund Survey , which offers a comprehensive overview of the perspectives from alternative fund managers and the institutional investors who allocate to them.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- EY today announced the publication of the 2022 EY Global Alternative Fund Survey , which offers a comprehensive overview of the perspectives from alternative fund managers and the institutional investors who allocate to them.
  • "The asset management industry is facing a multitude of headwinds and managers are finding themselves shifting and modernizing, both in terms of internal processes and front-office decision-making," said Natalie Deak Jaros , EY Global Hedge Fund Co-leader and EY Americas Wealth & Asset Management Co-leader.
  • "Our annual Global Alternative Fund Survey provides the industry with a better understanding of the trends that drive their business."
  • Specific topics included industry trends; long-term positioning; talent management; investment products; the regulatory climate and strategic priorities.

Bitwise Introduces Data Platform Cloud Migration Suite at PASS Data Community Summit

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

SEATTLE, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bitwise, a Chicago-based technology consulting and services company, introduces its Data Platform Cloud Migration Suite, an end-to-end set of services leveraging proprietary automation tools and frameworks to help enterprises accelerate migration of data warehouse and business intelligence to the cloud, at PASS Data Community Summit today in Seattle.

Key Points: 
  • End-to-end services help data leaders accelerate data warehouse migration to the cloud using proprietary automation tools, frameworks and experience for optimal Data Migration, ETL Migration and BI Modernization.
  • SEATTLE, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Bitwise , a Chicago-based technology consulting and services company, introduces its Data Platform Cloud Migration Suite, an end-to-end set of services leveraging proprietary automation tools and frameworks to help enterprises accelerate migration of data warehouse and business intelligence to the cloud, at PASS Data Community Summit today in Seattle.
  • Bitwise Data Platform Cloud Migration Suite addresses major challenges faced by data and analytics leaders seeking to take advantage of modern cloud-based data lake architectures and machine learning capabilities by automating the most difficult parts to migrate like legacy on-premise ETL, data objects and orchestration.
  • Bitwise introduces its Data Platform Cloud Migration Suite at PASS Data Community Summit where it is an exhibiting sponsor.

Dependability, Communications Skills and Willingness to Learn Deemed Essential Soft Skills for Applicants

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dependability (90%), communications skills (89%) and a willingness to learn (88%) are among the top soft skills hiring managers deem absolutely essential or very important in job applicants.

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  • OKLAHOMA CITY, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dependability (90%), communications skills (89%) and a willingness to learn (88%) are among the top soft skills hiring managers deem absolutely essential or very important in job applicants.
  • Other important skills include problem-solving skills (85%), adaptability (85%), critical thinking (84%) and/or initiative (84%).
  • Reed believes it will take all employers to train the workforce on soft skills required for successful operations.
  • "No matter the company structure, dependability, communications skills and willingness to learn are timeless attributes."

Launch Tennessee Seeks FinTech, Consumer Product Partners

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) today opened a call for Network Partners to run programming for two new industry verticals: Financial Technology (FinTech) and Consumer Products. This is an expansion of LaunchTN's four existing Industry Network Partners in advanced energy, agriculture technology, automotive and mobility, and the life sciences made possible by the U.S. Department of Commerce Build to Scale grant. The goal is to further the development of Tennessee-based early-stage companies in these fast-growing sectors.

Key Points: 
  • NASHVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) today opened a call for Network Partners to run programming for two new industry verticals: Financial Technology (FinTech) and Consumer Products.
  • "The addition of FinTech and Consumer Product Network Partners will allow us to reach even more Tennessee-based startups with our proven model," said Lindsey Cox, CEO of LaunchTN.
  • Applicants should be based in Tennessee and have unique experience in the financial technology or consumer products sector in addition to a deep understanding of the greater Tennessee entrepreneurial ecosystem.
  • Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) is a public-private partnership uniquely positioned to cultivate and support collaboration among founders, investors, the private sector, institutions, and government.

New Modern Retailing Study Suggests Online Travel Agencies (OTA) Have Game-changing Opportunity to Make a Lasting Impression on Travelers

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

The study indicates that OTAs may be less distinguishable because they have been focusing on the wrong things.

Key Points: 
  • The study indicates that OTAs may be less distinguishable because they have been focusing on the wrong things.
  • To better understand the current online travel retailing landscape and identify gaps in travelers' shopping experiences, Travelport commissioned a new research study in partnership with Toluna Research among thousands of leisure and business travelers around the world.
  • The Modern Retail Study results revealed important factors that contribute to brand recall for OTAs, such as the experience of booking.
  • The modern travel retailing survey was conducted by Toluna Research in September 2022 amongover 3,000travelers from Japan, Saudi Arabia, and the United States.