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Amazon. com Inc. announced Tuesday that Jeff Bezos, who founded the e-commerce company in 1994, will step down as CEO and transition to the role of executive chair in the third quarter of 2021. “Amazon is what it is because of invention, ” Bezos said in a statement. At a time of year when many of us engage in some kind of resolution, reorganisation or clear out, Financial Health Check looks at how you can apply the same principles to your finances. Pensions, savings and investments are covered in this special report. Calliditas Therapeutics AB announced that the first patient has been dosed in the global open-label extension of the Phase 3 NefIgArd study. Catamaran Bio, Inc., a biotechnology company developing allogeneic CAR-NK cell therapies to treat diseases with significant unmet medical need, today announced the appointment of Alvin Shih, MD, MBA, as President and Chief Executive Officer.

“You are the missing piece. ” With this slogan five global players of the construction industry invite all entrepreneurs worldwide with innovative construction solutions to participate in this year’s edition of the Construction Startup Competition. Startups willing to play a crucial role in the transformation of the construction industry are asked to submit their projects by July 26, 2020. It’s tempting these days to believe that once COVID-19 is contained, the U. S. economy will bounce back quickly, replenishing jobs and incomes lost in the pandemic. Yet there are early warning signs that when the labor market fully reopens, some high-demand jobs may be hard to fill even with millions of Americans looking for work.

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Typically the world’s technology centres aren’t the special dominions of advancement. The famed creator of ‘Good to be able to Great’ explains just how Apple’s founder had been a different head when he emerged back to run his company a second time.

Subscribe to FiercePharma to get industry news and updates delivered to your inbox. In the Breast Cancer Awareness issue, you’ll learn how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting breast cancer screenings and treatment, what to do in the immediate aftermath of a positive diagnosis and how genome sequencing has drastically improved care. You’ll also read the stories of two local breast cancer survivors. Plus, learn what you need to know about mammography and find a calendar of breast-cancer related events in October and November.

The Automation Anywhere services team has worked with companies of all sizes to automate their business processes for them, help discover new automation ideas, and maximize ROI. Automation Anywhere empowers people whose ideas, thought and focus make the companies they work for great. We deliver the world’s most sophisticated Digital Workforce Platform making work more human by automating business processes and liberating people. After a good start to the year with mid-single-digit growth, Hilti experienced a sharp drop in business in north Asia, in February, due to the spread of coronavirus. From mid-March onwards all markets around the world experienced a significant decline in sales. The sales downturn was less pronounced in countries where construction activities continued, such as Germany, Scandinavia and the USA.

Gov. Jared Polis is keeping Colorado ahead of the curve on today’s biggest challenges, including providing recovery relief for small businesses and preparing to lead the clean-energy economy. The Hartford Region is home to the headquarters of most of the leading global players in the insurance sector. The insurance industry generates more than $16 billion in output in the region, employing more than 70, 000. Two manufacturing companies and one chemical company are growing in Delaware, bringing approximately $13 million in capital investment to the First State.

Small businesses are a more common target for cyberattacks than ever. The startup’s business model of free trades lacked clarity, and consumers have cried foul. How that will change the face of ‘freemium’ for future startups. Subscribe to our free newsletters to keep your finger on the pulse of the REIT market. Attendees will have the opportunity to earn CPE/CLE credits and learn about the latest political, economic, and market events impacting REITs.