Facebook crushes Q2 expectations despite rising scrutiny of its services and coronavirus concerns

Facebook crushes Q2 expectations despite rising scrutiny of its services and coronavirus concerns

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today. Facebook grew its revenue and user count despite the coronavirus pandemic, an ads boycott, an antitrust regulatory hearing, and rising scrutiny over hate speech and content moderation on its services. “This was a strong […]

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Marcus’s Adam Dell says Goldman Sachs’s consumer strategy is paying dividends during pandemic

Marcus’s Adam Dell says Goldman Sachs’s consumer strategy is paying dividends during pandemic

For Adam Dell, Marcus—Goldman Sachs’s consumer banking platform—is better equipped than most to deal with the banking industry’s new, post-COVID-19 normal. “There’s been a profound acceleration in the adoption of digital [banking] tools by consumers,” Dell, head of digital product management at Marcus, told Fortune on Wednesday in the wake of Goldman Sachs’s impressive second-quarter […]

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CDC: U.S. coronavirus case count is roughly 10x higher than the 2.3 million confirmed so far

CDC: U.S. coronavirus case count is roughly 10x higher than the 2.3 million confirmed so far

Subscribe to Outbreak, a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus pandemic and its impact on global business, delivered free to your inbox. U.S. officials estimate that 20 million Americans have been infected with the coronavirus since it first arrived in the United States, meaning that the vast majority of the population remains susceptible. Thursday’s […]

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Effective strategies for finding—and retaining—talented nonwhite and female lawyers: A black partner’s perspective

Effective strategies for finding—and retaining—talented nonwhite and female lawyers: A black partner’s perspective

In a commentary for Fortune yesterday, I wrote about the challenges that have kept law firms from achieving and retaining a diverse talent pool. But the challenge is anything but insurmountable. My experience here at Butler Snow and the success stories of women and nonwhite lawyers around the country make clear that there are effective […]

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