There are over 100,000 people in Italy who have not locked down: staying at home is not for them – they go out to help others. They are Italy’s volunteers. Without them, the Covid-19 emergency would be even tougher.
Since the Italian government issued its first decree to contain the coronavirus outbreak on February 23, the number of agile workers in the country has risen to over a million. And the number is still growing. Arianna Visentini, co-author of the book Smart Working: mai più senza’ (Smart Working: never be without it), explains why smart working is a practice that should stay even after this emergency has passed.
He has recently stepped down after 15 years as CEO of the animated film giant. Under his leadership, Disney acquired big players like Pixar and Marvel. According to CNN, he may be the second most-important person in the history of Disney, behind only Walt himself
He is just 27 years-old and the Republic of San Marino has nominated him for the Nobel Peace Prize. Still I Rise, the NGO he founded, is providing education and a future to hundreds of children in India, Greece, Turkey and elsewhere too.
We are in the middle of a challenge called evolution’ – a transformation involving companies, workers and entire countries . A face to face with Luciano Malgaroli, founder and CEO of the A&T (Automation & Testing) specialist trade fair.
Schools are closed all over Italy, 7.5 million students are staying home. The digital world, which so far has divided teachers’ opinions, has quickly become the only way to keep in touch with the children and teach long distance. But what will happen after this emergency?
Barbara Montanari is a mother who lost her job to take care of her daughter with Down’s syndrome. Hence the idea of starting Sartorie Leggere to involve and give a concrete chance of training for people with disabilities.
Room and board in exchange for a few hours of daily farm work. This is not a passing fad for alternative travellers, but a trend that each year, thanks to the economic crisis and a greater awareness towards the environment, is garnering increasing numbers of participants. The Wwoofing phenomenon
For over a decade, data have become not only the subject of study, but also the source of considerable economic activity. This is the scenario spawning the rise of Data Science: the science of data. Luca Malinverno and Franco Pigoli explain why it should be regarded as the key discipline of the future.
Adapting work to suit their lifestyle, enjoying freedom in time management, having the possibility to travel and relocating according to their needs. Digital nomadism exists for many reasons: a burgeoning trend not only among young people, indeed…
The president of Minotauro in Milan and professor of psychology at the Milano-Bicocca University explains that “the new challenge for education is digital education, finally taking its first steps towards a school model”.