As Contact Tracing Efforts Ramp Up, So Do Training Courses For Those Seeking Jobs In The IndustryCBS 2 Morning Insider Tim McNicholas is working to see what it's all about, so he took Johns Hopkins University's online training course.
Startups Work To Pivot To Pickup And Delivery Amid Coronavirus PandemicThe coronavirus pandemic is dealing a heavy blow to startups and entrepreneurs trying to get their ideas off the ground.
At 'Dorm Style' Airbnb, Guests Share Rooms, Even During PandemicPeople all over the world are doing their best to stay away from strangers right now. Imagine sharing an apartment with one.
Ashley HomeStore Facing Heat Over Customer Service Struggles; Damaged Or Incomplete Orders And Slow Refunds“It’s extremely frustrating, because I’m working, I’ve got my kids at home, and then to have to spend many many hours just trying to get a resolution,” Barbara Padar said.
South Side Residents Push For Contact Tracing In Their Neighborhoods, Which Have Been Hit Hard By COVID-19Experts say in the months ahead, there could be hundreds of thousands of contact tracers needed nationwide, and the State of Illinois said they may hire a few thousand.
Some Senior Workers Struggle As They Try To File For Unemployment In IllinoisIt’s hard enough navigating the state’s unemployment process, but losing your job in the pandemic can be especially tough if you’re one of the most vulnerable people during this time – senior citizens.
Online Contact Tracing Courses Taking OffContact tracing is more than just a hot topic right now – some are hoping it could be their next job.
More Students Locked Out Of Advanced Placement Exams With No RecourseOur story about a student who was locked out of Advanced Placement tests recently really touched a nerve.
Some Industries That Might Have Career Opportunities During The Pandemic And BeyondWith thousands across Chicago out of work, some experts say it could lead to long-term changes as industries adjust.
National Nurses Week: U Of C Nurse Meghan Donahue On The Challenges Of The COVID-19 Pandemic, And What Keeps Her Coming BackThis National Nurses Week, CBS 2 is telling the stories of nurses going above and beyond in extraordinary circumstances.
Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Pizza Business Keeps Booming -- And Is HiringIn the midst of a pandemic, you do what you can to get your slice of the pie.
With So Many People Staying Home During Pandemic, Chicago Cab Drivers See Steep Drop In Rides; 'We Going Broke'A rainy day in the Loop would usually be a good time to catch a cab, but cabbie Kapriccio Duncan said there's nothing usual about these times.
Keeping Your Glasses From Fogging Up While Wearing A Face MaskIf your eyeglasses are fogging up while you’re wearing your mask, you’re not alone.
During Coronavirus Pandemic, School Of Rock In Oak Park Pivots To Teaching Via ZoomWith so many businesses struggling to stay afloat, a music school in Oak Park is completely changing its game plan to virtual lessons.
COVID-19 Sours Plans For 'Sweet & Tart' Cocktail And Dessert Bar; 'It Certainly Put A Very Large Wrench In Our Plans'They prepared for months to launch a small business, and then COVID-19 derailed their plans.