Proper schooling for children around the globe has been a topic of discussion since the onset of COVID-19. As schools turn to virtual learning (utilizing computers and/or the internet to facilitate an educational experience) to close out the 2019-2020 school year, academic boards continue to discuss what the 2020-2021 school year will look like –
If your first question is, “What exactly is backtesting?” let’s dive in. Backtesting is a way to prove if adding a new dataset will positively or negatively affect a decision-making process. Does it have a delayed effect? How long is the delay? What are the tolerances between the different dates or timelines of the particular
Since the onset of COVID-19, organizations are reassessing their intercompany agreements to include Force Majeure clauses. If you are unfamiliar with Force Majeure, read our previous blog for more information. Force Majeure is an “Act of God” clause that allows involved parties to renegotiate or terminate an agreement if an unforeseen or unpredictable event occurs.
This is the second installment in our personal protective equipment innovation series. In part one, we discussed the evolution of face masks and gloves during the COVID-19 pandemic. Methods of Increasing Hand Sanitization Health protection products have been around long before COVID-19, and among them all, hand sanitizer is likely the most prevalent because
Consumer activity is a known indicator for the state of an economy, therefore the sectors of the market where consumers prioritize their income can add color to an economic narrative. Today, the effect of people shifting focus to health and livelihood indoors due to the COVID-19 pandemic can be seen already. As a result, one
To say the last few weeks have been an adjustment for the ktMINE team (both professionally and personally) would be an understatement. One minute it was business as usual, and what seemed like the next we all moved remote, scattered across the greater Chicago area. The best thing about being a part of such an
As COVID-19 continues to shift everyday life and the global economy, accounting professionals are looking for information to help guide their clients through these trying times. These organizations will lean on their in-house experience and should pay close attention to the lessons learned during the 2008 market crisis. Force Majeure is a clause included within
COVID-19 has led millions of Americans as well as countless others around the world to suddenly need to work from home. Individuals, companies, and even schools have turned to online conferencing tools in order to conduct business as “usual” and not to mention as a way of engaging with family and friends. Zoom Communications, a