How will our careers look like after COVID-19? For many, our concerns still centre on the here and now as we attempt to adapt to the “new normal”. Yet once things start to settle, questions will begin creeping in around what the new world, and particularly the new world of business, will look like once this crisis subsides.
If we look at the 2008 economic crash for guidance, it doesn’t paint a reassuring picture. Certainly not in the short-term. In the US, more than 8 million people lost their jobs when stocks plummeted and it took around four years for the markets to recover.