The Impact of the Coronavirus on HR and New Normal of Work
The Coronavirus has drastically reshaped the economy and the labor force. Since its rapid spread across the globe, there have been huge shifts in how we work, where we work, how we learn and the technologies we use to stay connected to each other.
This has resulted in an acceleration of future of work initiatives such as remote work, remote recruiting, employee experience, use of emerging technologies for learning, and the creation of a smart workplace.
Join Jeanne Meister and Christina Yu as they bring to life the Forbes column that went viral with more than 100,000 page views, The Impact of the Coronavirus on HR and The New Normal of Work.
And see for yourself the power of using some of these new technologies such as Virtual Reality (VR) for training soft skills.
This session will focus on three key takeaways:
- Understand what future of work initiatives have been dramatically accelerated during the coronavirus pandemic;
- Participate in a demo powered by a blend of AI and live human interaction and experience the power of experiential VR Immersive Learning for leadership development, customer service and sales enablement;
- Look into the future and crowdsource new HR skills, capabilities and job roles that will be needed in the new normal of work.
Jeanne Meister is Managing Partner at Future Workplace, an
HR advisory and membership firm preparing HR leaders and their teams to drive business impact, expand their skills, and adapt to the trends that matter most in the future of work. They provide HR and Learning peer networks in the Future Workplace Network, online courses in Future Workplace Academy
, and research on the future workforce and workplace. Jeanne is the co-author of The 2020 Workplace and The Future Workplace Experience books. Jeanne is also one of the top 100 HR TECH
Influencers by HR Executive Magazine. Jeanne is a Forbes Contributor and her column The Impact of the Coronavirus on HR and The New Normal of Work
has gone viral since its publication date with over 50,000 page views.
Vice President, Marketing
Christina Yu is Vice President, Marketing of
Mursion, a company identified by Fast Company as one of the most innovative companies of the year for teaching EQ via VR.