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Respond Effectively to COVID-19

A lot is unknown about COVID-19, a strand of coronavirus. Prepare the organization for the potential risks and impact that this type of pandemic presents.

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Your Challenge

COVID-19 has been declared a pandemic – and HR departments everywhere need to develop a pandemic response plan NOW while the situation is continuously evolving and there are still a lot of unknowns.

Despite efforts by international and regional health authorities, misinformation and misinterpretation of available information are complicating the situation as individuals and organizations seek to quickly understand the risks posed to themselves and others.

Our Advice

Critical Insight

  • There is time to prepare for the impact COVID-19 is having – and will have – on organizations worldwide, but the window is closing.
  • HR has a key role to play in assessing potential talent-related impacts and in developing and implementing plans, tools, and training to help the organization navigate through this turbulent period.

Impact and Result

Our analysts and advisors coupled with our best-practice research will help you prepare for, and navigate through, the inevitable. Don’t panic, prepare! Be sure to check back regularly as we’ll continue to add additional resources.

Take action immediately with McLean & Company’s guidance on the key issues of communication, remote work, offboarding, change management, workplace resilience, business continuity planning, and crisis management.

Research & Tools

Start Here: Read McLean & Company’s COVID-19 Briefing

Prepare the organization for the potential risks and impact that this type of pandemic presents. This briefing discusses what is known about the outbreak to date; immediate actions to alleviate executive and employee concerns and reduce risk; and suggested practices to limit opportunities for the virus to spread within the organization.

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Our analyst calls are focused on helping our members use the research we produce, and our experts will guide you to successful project completion.

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You can start as early as tomorrow morning. Our analysts will explain the process in your first call.

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Each call will focus on explaining the material and helping you to plan your project, interpret and analyze the results of each project step, and setting the direction for your next project step.

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Module 1: Respond Effectively to COVID-19

The Purpose

Take action immediately with McLean & Company’s guidance on the key issues of communication, remote work, offboarding, change management, workplace resilience, business continuity planning, and crisis management.

Key Benefits Achieved

Develop a pandemic response plan as the situation evolves to prepare for the impact.

Activities

Outputs

1.1

Use the insights from McLean & Company’s resources to develop a pandemic response plan.

  • A plan to address the impact of COVID-19 to your organization and employees' wellbeing.