The collaboration platform that Slack launched led to an unprecedented shakeup in how organizations communicate internally—and that was before the coronavirus pandemic sent everyone home to work. Now that quarantining and social distancing have eliminated the opportunity for drop-in chats and hallway conversations, Slack is helping remote teams get their work done efficiently and maintain interpersonal connections.…
Corporate compliance is always a hard job—but now that we’re in a global pandemic where laws, regulations, and organizational strategies are shifting daily, it’s become even more challenging. In our July 15 webinar, A Look Ahead—Perspectives on Compliance in Uncertain Times, Brad Harris, Hanzo’s Vice President of Product, led an extensive conversation about the effects of the coronavirus pandemic, and its persistent uncertainty, on maintaining corporate compliance. This blog post recaps some of the…
Businesses have had to grapple with a whole new series of challenges in 2020. Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, some have been required to close for weeks or months at a time. Others have found ways to reinvent their business models, switching to online ordering and curbside pickup or delivery. Office workers have by and large been sent home to work, which might have been a welcome change were it not accompanied by the widespread…
The coronavirus pandemic isn’t the only thing disrupting business in the U.S. in 2020. The recent deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, Elijah McClain, and countless other black Americans at the hands of the police have contributed to what the American Psychological Association has labeled a “racism pandemic.” “The impact of these repeated horrific incidents is inflicting trauma on the broader African American community,” leading to significant mental and physical health…