Silicon Valley defined modern office culture. Now it needs to learn to live without it

Silicon Valley defined modern office culture. Now it needs to learn to live without it

The shift to extended telework policies could have far-reaching consequences for the tech industry, affecting everything from wages to commercial rents, and even the way new companies are born, according to interviews with human resource execs, real estate professionals and venture investors. It’ll create new challenges for both companies and their workers, from how best […]

Stuck at Home, Men in Japan Learn to Help. Will It Last?

Stuck at Home, Men in Japan Learn to Help. Will It Last?

TOKYO — Susumu Kataoka was just looking for a diversion from long days sheltering at home with his family during the coronavirus outbreak. He grabbed his drone and took it for a spin around their Tokyo house, snapping some pictures and posting them on Facebook.His...
What investors can learn from bank earnings

What investors can learn from bank earnings

Safe to say, this promises to be a highly unusual round of corporate updates. The coronavirus pandemic has forced hundreds of companies to slash or suspend dividends, and many more have withdrawn their financial outlooks for the year — an acknowledgment that...