up-tempo music

Latest Covid Restrictions Mean There’s a Line for Everything
By Te-Ping Chen
WSJ. Dec. 22, 2020

… Mood Media, which helps retailers select background music, says retailers often pick more up-tempo music during the holidays to try to ensure customers keep moving, something he’s seen more retailers do earlier this year as well.

“You want to try to avoid things that are maybe too pensive and will have the potential to cause folks to linger,” he says.


Covid-19: New coronavirus variant is identified in UK

Covid-19: New coronavirus variant is identified in UK
16 December, 2020

It’s been snappily named VUI-202012/01 (the first “Variant Under Investigation” in December 2020) and is defined by a set of 17 changes or mutations.
One of the most significant is an N501Y mutation in the spike protein that the virus uses to bind to the human ACE2 receptor.
Changes in this part of spike protein may, in theory, result in the virus becoming more infectious and spreading more easily between people.

7 Traits of Highly Successful Digital Leaders

7 Traits of Highly Successful Digital Leaders
November 11, 2020

No. 5: Digital leaders build teams with high AQ (adversity quotient)

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