Tag Archives: takes

When a good bum joke just takes the cake

It’s kind of awkward telling Claire Hooper I developed something of a girl crush on her over the past year. Locked down – with way too much flour, butter and sugar in the house – I turned to The Great Australian Bake Off for solace. It was the perfect antidote, a reality television show where… Read More »

Redgate Software takes over from PASS and commits to the future of the Summit, SQLSaturday and the community

Redgate Software confirmed today that it has acquired the assets of the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS), which ended operations on January 15, and will revive the Summit, continue SQLSaturdays, and make available the library of content and training sessions. For 21 years, PASS represented a global community of over 300,000 professionals who use… Read More »

Jacinda Ardern takes 20 per cent pay cut

NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has revealed that she and all her government ministers will take a 20 per cent pay cut. Ms Ardern said the pay cut, which will last for six months, was about the government taking leadership and also reflected what was happening in the private sector.Public sector chief executives’ pay will… Read More »

Former Sanofi CEO Brandicourt takes board seat at RNAi therapy maker Alnylam

When former Sanofi CEO Olivier Brandicourt handed the reins to Paul Hudson in June, it marked a turning point after a tumultuous period at the French drugmaker. Now eight months out of a job, Brandicourt is now taking a boardroom seat at a much younger drugmaker with the opportunity for big growth in the coming… Read More »

CVS Health takes telemed nationwide with MinuteClinic Video Visits

A telemedicine service from MinuteClinic—CVS Health’s retail medical clinic—is providing access to care 24 hours a day, seven days a week to consumers in 32 states and the District of Columbia. Launched last year, the telehealth service—called MinuteClinic Video Visits—costs $ 59 and is for patients ages two years and up who are seeking treatment… Read More »