Business Continuity & GrowthAug, 2020
45 per cent of workers expect to work more flexibly after lockdown is lifted as a return to pre-lockdown working practices is unthinkable. Our Business Continuity & Growth special report, published in The Sunday Times, explores why maintaining a duty of care to employees is key, how finance teams are central to companies navigating the current crisis, and why mission statements matter more than ever. It examines the event and hospitality industry and how businesses have pivoted their services to provide safe ways for people to connect, eat and be entertained. The featured infographic showcases the effect COVID has had on business operations, finances, staffing and the wider economy.
Few would have predicted the catastrophic consequences that the coronavirus has had on business operations, finances, staffing and the wider economy, with the aftershock of the global pandemic felt across nearly every industry. What the last few months have taught businesses, however, is the importance of having robust continuity plans and risk management frameworks in place to help mitigate the impact of any future crises