• Universal workers must be vaccinated or get weekly testing

    13 days ago - By Chron

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Starting next month, workers at Universal Orlando's theme parks will have to be vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID-19 testing in order to comply with federal guidelines, company officials said Wednesday.
    A majority of workers already are vaccinated. The new policy doesn't affect guests.
    Under federal regulations that took effect Monday, companies with 100 or more employees must require workers to be vaccinated or mandate unvaccinated employees to undergo weekly COVID testing. The regulations are being challenged in the U.S. Supreme Court.
    Workers at Universal's theme parks...
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  • Coinbase is giving employees 4 'recharge' weeks off this year, where nearly the entire company will shut down to avoid work from piling up

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    Coinbase IPO in New York. Richard Drew/Associated Press
    The cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase is giving employees 4 "recharge" weeks off this year.
    Nearly the whole company will shut down approximately one week per quarter to avoid work piling up.
    The goal of the time off is to balance out the company's "intense work culture" and long hours.
    Coinbase if giving employees four full weeks off this year in a move that aims to balance out the company's "intense work culture," according to a blog post written by the crypto company's chief people officer L.J. Brock. During the employee...
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