Sign in with Twitter

Username:

Shirley Leung @leung Boston, MA

Business columnist and associate editor at @BostonGlobe. @WGBH news contributor for @BosPublicRadio @GreaterBoston @NECN

4,748 Following   16,639 Followers   15,282 Tweets

Joined Twitter 3/11/10


Hey are you buying presents today? Maybe also buy a subscription to your local newspaper. It's like a present for y… https://t.co/oFu82vCxBA
Retweeted by Shirley LeungIt's back #SubscribeSunday thanks to @JanelleNanos. Support journalism everywhere. The news isn't free. It costs m… https://t.co/QmNjbhDahO
11/27
2020
@spielkunst Pot luck swap outside with friends. No indoor meal, except with household family. @CandyThomson1 Happy Thanksgiving to you and Bob. One of these days I want to enjoy your fire pit. More fire pit photos please!Squash, squash everywhere that will be packed up for pot-luck-to-go pandemic #Thanksgiving2020. Gobble, gobble. Ev… https://t.co/G5iALEHK2h
11/26
2020
The Greater Boston housing market is hotter than ever, with one exception: downtown https://t.co/LVJNmem6eM via @bytimlogan
11/24
2020
Yes, times are tough for @MarriottIntl @Marriott and Host but hold the tears, please. These companies have deep eno… https://t.co/ThaxiYtZLh
11/23
2020
From @leung: Marriott Copley will pay a price if it denies full severance to laid-off workers https://t.co/hXnnysUNUr
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/22
2020
Happening now at the ⁦@Marriott⁩ Copley place where the hotel has fired over 230 workers in the middle of the pande… https://t.co/wFVfH3Ex1A
Retweeted by Shirley LeungWhat is the one piece of advice you would give to President-elect Joe Biden? - @leung @BostonGlobe #KendallontheFrontline
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/20
2020
Congratulations to all the 2020 Top Places to Work winners! ⁦@shiracenter⁩ and TPTW editor ⁦@ktkjohnston⁩ talking a… https://t.co/RJAjCCBEHxWhere COVID-19 is spreading most aggressively in the US https://t.co/FHFG2HFQUI via @BostonGlobe @Hancock_JohnD
11/19
2020
@ConciergeBoston @BosPublicRadio @MikeShumFilms @frontlinepbs @trenni @doc_kgb @JohnKingCNN @Marriott @universalhubhttps://t.co/slCTEqeOFR.@CharlieBakerMA continues his historic remaking of the SJC and the Commonwealth will be better for it. He will nom… https://t.co/sGUq45h98r
11/17
2020
‘We are stronger now than we were then’: Mass. hospitals better prepared for a second virus surge… https://t.co/SU1Cmjf1UUNew survey tracks rise in activities that spread COVID-19 in Massachusetts https://t.co/lt363fUKR7 via @lauracrimaldi
11/15
2020
COVID-19 is threatening the economy. So are McConnell and the GOP. https://t.co/Jyv8mPVrn0 via @GlobeNewsEd
11/14
2020
This is so beautifully done. Congrats to @SincerelyJenee and thanks to @mercyleebell for sharing her family's story. https://t.co/qlXsNlwETYCongratulations to @nnchamber @_GetKonnected MetroWest 50 Most Influential Business People of Color. https://t.co/4avfXtK62o via @Draillih
11/12
2020
Not even a pandemic can stop innovation. Monday, join @leung + @ubs for a discussion of how Boston entrepreneurs an… https://t.co/wyVewu4Rlo
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/11
2020
File under Ulterior Motives. What Trump is doing right now is not about winning but two other things… https://t.co/vYjWd58cl5Here are 5 ways to reverse the She-Cession with advice from @BCG @Mckinsey @AddieSwartz @drpattifletcher #RBG https://t.co/nqO4vQGd5MTimely piece by @leung in the Globe Magazine this weekend "Five ways the pandemic can ultimately make the workplace… https://t.co/iGpWwnjggJ
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/10
2020
Old playbook may help Biden attack economic challenges. https://t.co/B2ElGNVzsH via @GlobeNewsEd
11/9
2020
Thank you @Leung and @BostonGlobeMag for exploring how businesses can create a truly flexible and agile workplace f… https://t.co/SW5qbhzBLW
Retweeted by Shirley LeungI wondering why the roof of the house was shaking ... Earthquake is felt in Massachusetts, Rhode Island on Sunday m… https://t.co/nz55H98OK0
11/8
2020
Now it really gets interesting. https://t.co/SoDRbk7DTb
Retweeted by Shirley LeungProud of @RegisCollege_MA #39! https://t.co/cYhMopluSj https://t.co/aSX2QL9bca
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/7
2020
Congratulations to the 2020 Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts. #1 is ⁦@LGlimcherMD⁩ of ⁦@DanaFarber⁩ vi… https://t.co/O3YnduEJ6dFrom @leung: Women are leaving the workforce in droves. Rewriting the rules for equity now would be good for everyo… https://t.co/pfYaphwT1e
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/6
2020
America is more divided than ever. How do we fix this? https://t.co/JI64vH8sxH via @GlobeAbrahamFive scenarios that could get Biden or Trump to 270 electoral votes. There will be a pop quiz afterwards.… https://t.co/03nUYhQVRf
11/4
2020
Another week, another history making move on SJC. @CharlieBakerMA to nominate Judge Dalila Argaez Wendlandt to SJC.… https://t.co/qD40efas88Precinct 2 in Milton was not so busy at 9 am, but Precinct 4 beyond the divider was humming with a short line. Afte… https://t.co/2WVGpKznSqLet's hope @CharlieBakerMA can make history again with his SJC nominations. https://t.co/9lcclyLcBAGhosting Hillary via @Joan_Vennochi https://t.co/ksbYkOCOsN #ElectionDay#ElectionDay sleet? Just waiting for the locusts. https://t.co/EjnmSFUBR2. ⁦@MassGovernor⁩ new advisory issued Monday mandating that restaurants, gyms, casinos, and theaters must close the… https://t.co/dqYZC08tnH
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
11/3
2020
With coronavirus cases rising, @CharlieBakerMA announces new restrictions on indoor gatherings, closing many busine… https://t.co/rKIXo0aDEaFor some employees, it’s now ‘Work From Anywhere’ https://t.co/cToZtkgrWm via @anissagardizy8Latest with @GlobeNewsEd Saving the economy and saving lives, local officials once again stuck with no good choices… https://t.co/NPCisKchxH
11/2
2020
No ladders, but plenty of chutes this #Halloween2020. Much quieter but night is young. https://t.co/8OAcWOHGwT
10/31
2020
To the 9-year-old who suggested to ⁦@CharlieBakerMA⁩ full size candy bars are the way to reduce COVID this… https://t.co/9yEVoL4O9eThe luckiest guy on earth (hint: it’s Scott Brown aka @USAmbNZ) https://t.co/AouvjsZrqf via @jm_bos
10/30
2020
I can’t wait for this series! https://t.co/rgRt3ObCnkKimberly Budd is the right choice to be chief justice of the Supreme Judicial Court. And ICYMI: Watch… https://t.co/JO3EY85OUT
10/29
2020
Why Kimberly Budd is the right choice as the next chief justice of the Supreme Judicial Court https://t.co/Rf3XDiWqEo #mapoli
10/28
2020
Go vote. https://t.co/gxoyR3QH6u
Retweeted by Shirley LeungMilk, pears, and politics. Perfect lunch time break for kids talking election news with ⁦@jazmineulloa⁩ ⁦… https://t.co/LydCa28SMK
10/27
2020
@Juana_B_Matias @YWBoston @ldforry Thank you for your leadership and straight talk today.Thank you @leung @BostonGlobe for a thought-provoking midday discussion on elevating women of color. @ldforry :”We… https://t.co/eRFpP2iMmO
Retweeted by Shirley LeungWho are the out-of-state billionaires backing ranked-choice voting in Massachusetts? via ⁦@MattPStout⁩ https://t.co/UVhFtgO9T3High risk for three weeks, 13 communities in Massachusetts are back to Phase 1. Among closures: indoor theaters, ro… https://t.co/SkC8uKETY6
10/26
2020
Why does this feel like the last hoorah eating dinner outdoors in 2020? We had to order dessert to go as a cold fro… https://t.co/5sRvtgx7cj
10/24
2020
.@Adrian_Walker on Michael Loconto resignation: "The great irony here is that Loconto’s baffling downfall came just… https://t.co/nO064m73OkBoston School Committee chair resigns after he appears to mock ethnic-sounding names during public meeting… https://t.co/cMYTVtOdZlRacist comments are never acceptable, most of all by our public servants. This is not the first time people of colo… https://t.co/PuIs2OzY1D
Retweeted by Shirley LeungThere are times and events that are embarrassing, unprofessional, and also excusable (esp during this time), and th… https://t.co/dpkf4DTX0b
Retweeted by Shirley LeungMr. Loconto's behavior last night was unacceptable. I'm deeply appalled, personally offended, by his words. I watch… https://t.co/Xr62qsD5jx
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
10/22
2020
Last chance to register for tonight's conversation on the gender gap in entrepreneurship with @SusanneAlthoff and h… https://t.co/PbzxZtNGRq
Retweeted by Shirley LeungA look at the largest test of a universal basic income concept in the country, and thoughts from lead researcher an… https://t.co/dFQoZn1lsQ
Retweeted by Shirley Leung.@GlobeNewsEd breaks down Trump and Biden tax plans so you don't have to. Read what's in it for you (or not). https://t.co/FWc96VWEAf
10/19
2020
For three Patriots, having wives who are doctors raises the levels of COVID discussions https://t.co/rfbiLED61D via @nicolecyang
10/18
2020
Since the onset of #COVID19, @UnitedWayMABay has partnered w/@CityofChelseaMA, providing financial help to 4,100 ho… https://t.co/ZG1g7K3CEI
Retweeted by Shirley LeungChelsea is about to become the country’s biggest experiment in giving out no-strings-attached checks https://t.co/zmzZdObslL
10/17
2020
Here’s another reason Boston feels emptier: As Logan traffic falls short of even its worst-case scenario, Massport… https://t.co/W1GNHQRsnL
10/16
2020
Could you buy stock in the Red Sox? Explaining Fenway Sports Group’s potential deal to go public… https://t.co/ERzcfNGymS.@CharlieBakerMA unveils rental relief plan. But will it be enough to fend off feared wave of evictions?… https://t.co/tlT4Mrgrp6
10/13
2020
Boston Children’s Hospital taps No. 2 executive, Kevin Churchwell, as next CEO https://t.co/AoFTDIRY1n via @jonchesto
10/12
2020
The latest collaboration with @GlobeNewsEd: Americans are finally saving more money — at exactly the wrong time. https://t.co/qUhCRDyneW
10/10
2020
The lawyers she cleans for are still working from home, which means she’s still out of a job https://t.co/Fb0N5SB6C6 via @ktkjohnston
10/9
2020
Trump’s tweets may move Wall Street, but Main Street has bigger-picture worries https://t.co/YuHRnzV2Ry via @GlobeNewsEd.@EatonVance, a Boston investment firm rooted in the earliest days of mutual funds, inks deal to be bought by Morga… https://t.co/hie38LwXjeFormer Berkshire Eagle editor & Boston Globe editorial writer Donald MacGillis dies in hiking accident in Maine. "D… https://t.co/KjdpNCI1MFAs state economic roundtable starts, @RepMichlewitz says Trump's decision to stop negotiations on COVID aid package… https://t.co/hO5SfweZcj
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
10/8
2020
I can't stop watching these videos. @OceanSprayInc gives TikTok star a truck after his @FleetwoodMac /Cran-Raspberr… https://t.co/z5g1rwxQL7True today, we'll see about tomorrow: Stimulus deal looks dead after Trump calls off talks https://t.co/Ta0tS0lOT7 via @GlobeNewsEd
10/7
2020
Show us the money: Main Street and Wall Street say another stimulus bill is needed — and soon https://t.co/Ta0tS0lOT7 via @GlobeNewsEdFrom @GlobeNewsEd and @leung: What matters most to CEOs in these uncertain times? It’s not Trump. It’s the stimulu… https://t.co/MIK8OdAHTj
Retweeted by Shirley LeungOct 19, join TCI and @SusanneAlthoff, author of Launching While Female: Smashing the System That Holds Women Entrep… https://t.co/sDuptaSehA
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
10/6
2020
Facing a White House credibility crisis, the media's reporting has never been more essential… https://t.co/VYULt5N9Qe’Give my little girl a good Christmas.’ In turmoil of pandemic, needs multiply for families ⁦@GlobeSanta⁩ gets an e… https://t.co/W8PmC8bYP7Among loyal New England Trump voters, resolute support and no doubts. @lauracrimaldi reports from NH. https://t.co/nUdQUAi8J1BREAKING: Dr. Anthony Fauci has tested positive for Itolduso-19.
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
10/4
2020
Public higher education is being reshaped by a global pandemic and challenged to lead the way on social justice. On… https://t.co/JVqQlt321g
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
10/1
2020
@FeliceBelman Blessing in disguise!End racial sensitivity training. Attack critical race theory and BLM. Proud Boys, stand by! For Trump, as long as B… https://t.co/0yteSvEQ50
Retweeted by Shirley LeungGoogle hangout does not agree with my cellphone hot spot. Second grader missed one live phonics class, but power is… https://t.co/9CLupjARKmHmmm...when the power goes out, can we still do remote learning? I am about to find out.Last night we watched three old men out of touch with modern day America. Yet they think they can lead us into the… https://t.co/8gfmehRMCA
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
9/30
2020
Props to @LydiaMEdwards for leading on this: Suffolk Downs development agreement marks an opportunity for East Bost… https://t.co/9HTXhvWFbM
9/29
2020
Must read second installment of @GlobeSpotlight: COVID-19's deadly impact on the elderly. If you thought the high n… https://t.co/9m5GKgqaCQ
9/28
2020
@leung @andreaforboston @wutrain @marty_walsh This feels like an overall positive for the City of Boston- 3 very qu… https://t.co/rJNCvi9YL3
Retweeted by Shirley LeungHappy Friday! Here are our top #gender + #politics reads from the week 🗞️ Via @nytimes, @sherylnyt, @kdittmar,… https://t.co/3tHBHqpaOl
Retweeted by Shirley LeungTo combat hunger, neighbors are stocking community fridges on Boston’s streets https://t.co/hDGITY3RVI via @JanelleNanos
9/25
2020
No matter how you cast your vote for mayor in 2021, this is a great day in Boston to see two formidable challengers… https://t.co/UTvKjhQ471With Andrea Campbell @andreaforboston running for mayor, who should worry more — Michelle Wu @wutrain or… https://t.co/0D0iSmoWeF
9/24
2020
Gulp. @BostonFed president Eric Rosengren: ‘Most difficult part of the recovery is still ahead of us’… https://t.co/Aeab3lULTx
9/23
2020
Note: This is meant as a primer about the main issues involved. https://t.co/fv6KcjqvSr
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
9/20
2020
First outdoor dining domes I’ve seen have popped up in Boston’s Seaport. Anyone have experience with these? Curio… https://t.co/BcQml5w7Z1
Retweeted by Shirley Leung
9/19
2020

0