A daily discussion around the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic produced by Infinite Blue
Thursday, June 4, 2020
In addition to posting today's curated news on our website at C-19 Daily, we're bringing you an interview with Suzanne Bernier, a former journalist and government press secretary. In 2016, she was named ‘Continuity & Resilience Consultant of the Year” by Business Continuity Institute. She is an award-winning global crisis management consultant, trainer, speaker and author, who has helped governments, communities and companies plan for, respond to, or recover from disasters for over 20 years.
Monday, May 18, 2020
Coronavirus testing capabilities have outpaced those being administered the test in multiple states. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo takes COVID-19 test live on television. As a direct impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Harvard Medical School is employing a new remote way of teaching. Almost 100 countries are backing a resolution at the upcoming World Heath Assembly calling for an independent inquiry into China’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic. In Qatar, those who do not wear masks in public face up to three years in prison and fines. If successful, a coronavirus vaccine may be available by September for 30 million Britons.
Friday, May 15, 2020
In addition to posting today's curated news on our website at C-19 Daily, we're bringing you an interview with Jesse Stanley. Known as an innovator, Jesse has a distinctive background protecting people and assets for some of the largest and best-known organizations, both domestically and internationally. Before forming Strongside, Jesse directed investigations, loss prevention, and security business units for companies with interests and assets across the nation. He then served a decade in security senior management for Walt Disney World.
Thursday, May 14, 2020
In addition to posting today's curated news on our website at C-19 Daily, we're bringing you an interview with Dr. Larry Barton who is widely regarded as one of the world's leading experts in crisis response and threat assessment. A Professor of Crisis Management at the University of Central Florida, Larry has a private practice in workplace violence mitigation and recovery after an incident that spans 30 years of serving Fortune 500 members. His fifth and newest book, The Violent Person @ Work, was just released and unlocks common risk factors in over 3400 incidents of threats and violence. His publisher literally stopped the presses so Larry could address the new world of work in a Covid-19 environment.
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
In addition to posting today's curated news on our website at C-19 Daily, we're bringing you an interview with Lee Cockerell, former VP of Operations at Walt Disney World Resort. As the Senior Operating Executive for ten years, Lee led a team of 40,000 Cast Members and was responsible for the operations of 20 resort hotels, 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, a shopping & entertainment village and the ESPN sports and recreation complex in addition to the ancillary operations which supported the number one vacation destination in the world. He is now dedicating his time to public speaking, authoring a book on leadership, management and service excellence titled, Creating Magic…10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney.
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Dr. Anthony Fauci will be warning the Senate not to reopen the country too quickly. Dr. Fauci is also suggesting that more than one vaccine will be needed to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. A new study shows that hydroxychloroquine does not work to treat the coronavirus. In the city of Wuhan, officials are formulating a plan to test the entire population of 11 million people. Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf, threatens consequences for counties that violate his lockdown order. Major League Baseball is proposing Opening Day in early July. Air travel in the future will likely look very different for passengers.