Good News of the Week – July 2, 2020

Every week, ‘Good News of the Week’ features a curation of positive headlines from San Diego, delivered straight to your inbox. A blend of aggregated stories from San Diego’s most trusted news sources and original EDC-created content, GNOTW provides a comprehensive recap of the region’s best stories from the past week.

For the week of July 2, 2020, here’s what we’re reading:

…and here are the events we’re (virtually) attending:

COVID-19 Survey Results: Anticipated impacts become reality

In March, we deployed a survey to assess the immediate economic impacts and evolving business sentiment in the wake of COVID-19. To assess changes over time, we deployed a follow-up survey with local partners.

Three trends stood out based on what employers told us:

  • Anticipated revenue declines and staff reductions confirmed by businesses.
  • Minority owned businesses are hardest hit but may lead recovery.
  • Telework is here to stay.

Read more.

COVID-19 & San Diego:

Amidst everything happening in the world, we need a reminder that there’s plenty of ‘Good News’ to go around in SD. We have also compiled additional resources for businesses and individuals seeking additional guidance

For businesses:

For individuals:

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Heather Dewis
Heather Dewis

Manager, Marketing