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Leadership in a crisis: Responding to the coronavirus outbreak and future challenges

For many executives, the coronavirus pandemic is a crisis unlike any other in recent times. Five leadership practices can help you respond effectively. This Mckinsey & Company article is the first in a series drawing together collective thinking and expertise on five behaviors to help leaders navigate the pandemic and recovery. The coronavirus pandemic has placed…

COVID-19 and US higher education enrollment: Preparing leaders for fall

The first year in university helps define the student experience and heavily influences the institution’s finances. Higher education leaders are concerned about what will happen in the Autumn. This survey insights article published by Mckinsey & Company may be able to help provide some answers. http://www.asiascot.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Mckinseys-COVID-19-and-US-higher-education-enrollment-Preparing-leaders-for-fall_F.pdf The COVID-19 pandemic continues to take a massive toll on…

The COVID-19 recovery will be digital: A plan for the first 90 days

Businesses increased migration to digital technologies during the pandemic has been significant and rapid. This article, published by Mckinsey & Company contends this migration will continue into the recovery. It explores what businesses and organizations need to to do to accelerate their digital capabilities to keep pace. https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/mckinsey-digital/our-insights/the-covid-19-recovery-will-be-digital-a-plan-for-the-first-90-days?cid=other-eml-onp-mip-mck&hlkid=55d536724deb43f1a00237bab995bb6b&hctky=12019123&hdpid=66a33c34-ada7-4da3-9e5d-81dbf24f0a0a

The impact of COVID-19 on future mobility solutions

As the global pandemic spreads, transportation and mobility systems need to prepare for the future. This article published by Mckinsey & Company highlights how public life in many countries has ground to a halt with huge consequences as a result of COVID19. Automotive OEMs and other players within the mobility industry are among the hardest…

How technology is safeguarding health and livelihoods in Asia

This Mckinsey & Company article considers how deepening technological capabilities and innovations in Asia —most notably digital and mobile technologies—enabled early responses to the COVID-19 crisis. Six broad categories of measures to safeguard both health and livelihoods helped guide governments and businesses in the region. They could also help countries in and beyond Asia as…

How airlines can chart a path to zero-carbon flying

The coronavirus crisis will transform aviation, giving airlines their best chance yet to address climate change. Sustainable fuels are a key part of that strategy. This Mckinsey & Company article considers the current retrenchment in the aviation industry by virtue of COVID19 and the extent this will lead to structural changes that might provide an…

The drive toward sustainability in packaging—beyond the quick wins

Sustainability—particularly regulatory and public concerns around single-use packaging waste—is combining with other trends to drive major changes in consumer packaging. Regulators are moving on the issue, and Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies and retailers are proactively making bold commitments to improve both the sustainability of their packaging and to fundamentally rethink their packaging systems. There…