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Executive views on the future of work

Business executives around the world describe how their plans for the structure of work has evolved due to COVID-19.
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Airflow considerations for businesses during the time of COVID-19

See what changes to heating, ventilation, and airflow systems could help limit viral spread in offices, retail stores, and manufacturing facilities.
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Tracking US unemployment through the COVID-19 crisis

See how unemployment data are changing across states, counties, and sectors.
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Executive survey on returning to US workplaces amid COVID-19

A survey of US executives shows how companies are using safety measures to protect workers and customers amid COVID-19.

COVID-19 IMPACT

Article

When will the COVID-19 pandemic end?

– Normalcy by spring, and herd immunity by fall? We assess the prospects for an end in 2021.
Webinar

Corporate travel: The long road to recovery

– It may take business travel a long time to return to prepandemic levels, and the new normal will differ from the past. Here’s what corporate travel providers need to know.
Article

What now? Decisive actions to emerge stronger in the next normal

– Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, it is time for companies to act, not react.
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Executive survey on returning to US workplaces amid COVID-19

A survey of US executives shows how companies are using safety measures to protect workers and customers amid COVID-19.

LEADERSHIP MINDSETS

Article - McKinsey Quarterly

The CEO moment: Leadership for a new era

– Challenged by the global pandemic, CEOs have made four shifts in the way they lead that hold great promise for both companies and society. Will they build on this unique moment, or return to the ways of the past?
Interview

GSK’s Brian McNamara on the business impact of COVID-19

– The CEO of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare discusses the global challenges and possibilities of the next normal and the shifts now underway in consumer behavior.
Interview

Critical communications infrastructure and COVID-19: An interview with Ericsson’s CEO

– Börje Ekholm discusses the impact of the crisis on global telecom networks and the coming 5G transition, as well as the future of work and challenges to the physical and mental health of employees.
Interview

How Zoetis’s new CEO reset priorities and empowered employees during the pandemic

– Kristin Peck explains how letting local managers make their own decisions has helped the animal-health company to weather the COVID-19 crisis successfully.

Response Tools

Reopening workplaces amid COVID-19: A collection of safety measures

A summary of methods that organizations are using to protect customers and employees from the coronavirus outbreak.

Where to source personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 crisis

Lists of suppliers of personal protective equipment, with a global reach, to help leaders address critical shortages.

McKinsey Live Webinars

October 1, 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. ET

Women in the Workplace 2020: Progress toward gender equality

Join us for data-driven insights into how companies can close gender disparities in hiring and promotions, findings on the practices that improve employee satisfaction and retention, and a closer look at the experiences of women during the COVID-19 pandemic.
October 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. ET

Navigating the impact of COVID-19 on analytics models

The dramatic changes effected by the pandemic may be reducing the predictive powers of AI models and minimizing their usefulness. Join our experts to learn how organizations can better prepare for the next model-shaking shift.

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Insights

Executive Briefing

COVID-19: Implications for business

– Our latest perspectives on the coronavirus outbreak, the twin threats to lives and livelihoods, and how organizations can prepare... for the next normal.
Article

COVID-19: Saving thousands of lives and trillions in livelihoods

– Ending lockdowns alone won’t restore confidence or growth. Only when the novel coronavirus is under control will economic... growth resume.
Article

Reimagining the postpandemic economic future

– As the COVID-19 crisis continues to devastate US lives and livelihoods, policy makers are challenged to emerge from it in a way... that lays a foundation for a strong, healthy economy in the long run.
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The Emotion Archive

How have people around the world coped with the COVID-19 crisis? This interactive lets you explore the reflections of 122 people in eight countries who took the time to let us into their lives during the pandemic.

COMMUNITIES IN FOCUS

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Reimagining emerging ASEAN in the wake of COVID-19

– A focus on five key levers could both accelerate the region’s recovery and make the gains more enduring.
Report

US Hispanic and Latino lives and livelihoods in the recovery from COVID-19

– Hispanics and Latinos are key to the US recovery but have been damaged disproportionately by the pandemic. Targeted interventions are required to improve their health and economic outcomes.
Article

Back to school: A framework for remote and hybrid learning amid COVID-19

– As school systems prepare to reopen, here’s how to create a safe and effective learning environment for everyone.

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