On PR Newswire: New McFlurry; 34% of Remote Workers Against Returning to the Office Full Time
With thousands of news releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire for Journalists. Here are some of this week’s top press releases on PR Newswire you don’t want to miss:
McDonald’s issued the following on April 5: “We love giving our fans any excuse to make an ordinary day feel extraordinary. And today’s not just any Monday … it’s National Caramel Day, a totally-made-up-national-food-holiday and we are here. for. it. To recognize this ever-important occasion, we’re announcing the upcoming arrival of our new Caramel Brownie McFlurry. It features our creamy vanilla soft serve made with real dairy, with brownie pieces and caramel topping blended throughout. Don’t worry if it sounds too good to be true, we wouldn’t tease you like that.”
1 in 3 Remote Workers May Quit if Required to Return to the Office Full Time, Robert Half Survey Finds
More companies are calling workers back to the office, but will they readily return? A new study by global staffing firm Robert Half shows that about 1 in 3 professionals (34%) currently working from home due to the pandemic would look for a new job if required to be in the office full time.
The pandemic has upended the meaning of home and prompted many of us to rethink how and where we want to live. A new Zillow survey finds more than 1 in 10 Americans (11%) say they have already moved in the past year — by choice or by circumstance — contributing to the Great Reshuffling, and millions of additional households could enter the real estate market as a result of the pandemic.
United Sets New Diversity Goal: 50% of Students at New Pilot Training Academy to Be Women and People of Color
United Airlines, the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, will begin accepting applications today (April 6) as it embarks on an ambitious plan to train 5,000 new pilots by 2030, at least half of them women and people of color. Backed by scholarship commitments from United Airlines and JPMorgan Chase, United Aviate Academy will create opportunities for thousands of students, including women and people of color to pursue a career as a commercial airline pilot, one of the most lucrative careers in the industry.
Canadians and well-wishers across the United Kingdom can celebrate the 95th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with a special coin set featuring fine silver keepsakes crafted by both the Royal Canadian Mint and Britain’s Royal Mint. Canada’s tribute to our shared sovereign’s personal milestone consists of a pure silver coin featuring a detailed engraving of the first-ever equine statue of Queen Elizabeth, proudly displayed in Canada’s national capital. Its British counterpart features a rich tapestry of royal iconography and floral symbols of the United Kingdom. This unique collector’s item is available as of today.
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Larry Grady is online content manager at PR Newswire for Journalists. He has worked in business media for nearly 30 years and enjoys reality TV and daydreaming about travel and wine.