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March 31, 2020 update quick update
As of 3:15pm pacific time, the
according to the
The Johns Hopkins CSSE dashboard is reporting 184,183 cases and 3,721 deaths as of 3:15pm pacific time on March 31 in the US.
The US is now ahead of China in terms of lives lost (China 3,309).
New York City remains the hardest hit by the growing outbreak. According to the dashboard data,
New York City is approaching 1,000 deaths (currently 932).
US AIRCRAFT CARRIER OUTBREAK
An ongoing outbreak onboard the
USS Theodore Roosevelt
aircraft carrier has put thousands of US Sailors and Marines at risk. Several identified cases have been evacuated, but the majority of the more than 100 cases remain onboard. The ship is currently in port in Guam.
COVID-19 LABOR STRIKES
Yesterday, thousands of warehouse and delivery drivers for Amazon and Instacart walked off the job.
The US financial situation continues to be challenged and
unemployment is expected to exceed World War 2 Levels
A recent poll found that approximately one-third of Americans report that a household member has either been laid off or had their pay reduced, showing us just how widespread the effects of the virus are.
Notably, one study found that recent US economic trends more closely resemble a natural disaster than an economic recession, which could potentially provide some insight into how our recovery could progress after the pandemic recedes.
March 31 Topic: How to save money and create marketing campaigns yourself
What is Canva?
Canva is a free program that lets you design beautiful, professional graphics and all the tools you need to design. You can choose from professionally designed layouts or create your own layouts and designs from scratch
How to Use Canva?
Canva has some great tutorials in their learning center:
Access FREE Templates and See Examples
Take a look at marketing examples from other pros
Keep Your Industry an Essential Service
We’re making it easy to write to your government representatives and send them a letter urging them to classify your industry as an essential service during this time of uncertainty.
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