How to implement an accelerated business restart, and emerge with the strength and agility to prosper beyond the COVID-19 crisis

As the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to intensify, we are in the midst of a unique situation, one which is impacting markets and industries in severe and unpredictable ways.

A prolonged disruption could lead to a minimum 12-18 -month recession, bringing a need for enhanced business resilience and flexibility. In the new normal, "disruption as usual" is going to be the name of the game for several months.

This three-stage business resumption approach is founded on time- and experience-tested principles of crisis management and is designed to give businesses the greatest chance of achieving a cohesive restart and moving through the first stages of recovery.