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BBC: Covid-19: The ways viruses can spread in offices

If even a single surface is compromised, a virus can infect the majority of a workplace in a matter of hours.

BBC: How firms move to secret offices amid Covid-19

From 9/11 to coronavirus, big emergencies call for big responses – like how some firms move to secret empty offices in undisclosed...

BBC: Could a ‘workcation’ change how you think?

Instead of struggling to create a hard barrier between work and life, maybe it’s time to combine them. Especially if the goal...

BBC: The evolution of the modern workday

The '9 to 5' workday we know today draws from thousands of years of history. Discover the most impactful people, technologies and...

NPR: 8 Tips To Make Working From Home Work For You

Updated Monday at 2 p.m. ET to reflect new guidance on play dates during school closures. This is an evolving story and...

BBC: Does music help us work better? It depends

The debate over whether we should be allowed to rock out at our desks has been raging for decades. Now science is...

CNN: The rules of video conferencing at home

With a growing number of companies asking employees to work from home due tocoronavirus,video conferencing hasallowed workers to continue having meetings. It also satisfies...

VOA: Thriving ‘Mega’-llennials Leave Struggling Millennials Behind

There’s a millennial divide in the generation of young people that is often stereotyped as entitled, unemployed and more likely to still...

BBC: The city where you pay a year’s rent up front

It took fashion designer Folayemi Alade four months to find an apartment to rent in Nigeria’s huge commercial capital, Lagos. The flat,...

BBC: Should working while you commute count as paid time?

Many of us work on the way to and from the office. Should it be paid time - or would that erode...

BBC: Tricks and tools for better working from home

When one of Louise Halford's staff members returned from a ski trip with flu-like symptoms, she advised him to work from home...

NPR: Laundry Between Emails: Working From Home Goes Viral In The Time Of Coronavirus

Early one morning last week, Cindy Ruiz joined the ranks of newly remote workers, now millions strong. The financial data firm where...

Anouncement

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...

[Illinois] 2020 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival canceled

The 22nd Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, co-founded and hosted by Chaz Ebert, announced today that the 2020 event has been...