Managing During a Downturn

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Welcome to Mind Tools' Video Learning Series from Emerald Works.

We're living in unpredictable and uncertain times. COVID-19 has affected all our lives in some way, whether socially, psychologically or economically.

At work, managers have to cope with a difficult present and an uncertain future, as organizations struggle to come to terms with the human and business costs of the pandemic.

So, how should you manage your team during a downturn like this one?

In this video, we'll cover three key areas that will likely affect your team during a downturn. These are communication, morale and focus.

And we'll look at some strategies you can use to lead your people through this tough time.

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