As the world’s leading independent, non-profit think tank devoted to serving business and society for over 100 years, The Conference Board is uniquely positioned to provide the C-Suite with a 360° view of the COVID-19 crisis and insights for what’s ahead. New resources are being added daily to help you lead with confidence.
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In May 2020, Euromonitor International hosted an expert panel with global senior thought leaders to explore the future of innovation in a COVID-19 era.
This webinar will identify next steps for ways businesses can reinvent their products and services to meet new consumer values.
Free white paper download, June 2020 - Since April, estimates of the drop in economic activity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have been getting more and more downbeat. Most of the economic contraction has been caused by the social distancing measures enacted to slow the spread of the coronavirus, not by the coronavirus itself. Even with relaxation of these measures, the pandemic will likely result in a drag on economic growth even after the threat of infection fades. Sections include: Downward revisions to forecasts; Social distancing driving the economic effect of the pandemic; Changes in future behavior; Tracking the economy in real time
"The new coronavirus strain (COVID-19) that emerged in China represents a classic business disruption and means turmoil for employees and work. Organizations must prepare for the pandemic’s impact now because resource shortages will limit response options as it unfolds. The pandemic will affect operations for many months, across all geographies, and threatens the workforce directly. We've assembled the research and tools below to help leaders with their planning as the coronavirus outbreak continues. We will update this page regularly as the situation evolves."
Continually updated. "This data set is prepared by Homebase, a free scheduling and time tracking tool used by 100,000+ local businesses and their hourly employees. Homebase's customers in the US primarily consist of restaurant, food & beverage, retail and services and are largely individual owned/operator managed businesses."
More info available on Homebase's site
Babson Thought & Action - The move online presents unique obstacles for managers, including how to manage remote teams. Professor Joseph Weintraub shares tips from the experiences of virtual project advisors in Babson’s student consulting programs.