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Pandemic on course to change corporate priorities forever

Samantha McCaughren


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Employees may demand more flexibility, job security and healthcare. (Stock image)

Employees may demand more flexibility, job security and healthcare. (Stock image)

Employees may demand more flexibility, job security and healthcare. (Stock image)

It is difficult to imagine just how much the world of business will change as a result of the events of recent weeks. Very many companies may never open again, and many more will change how they do business forever.

One feature of a post-Covid-19 world is likely to be a significant increase in expenditure on healthcare at a national level.

There will be little resistance to spending more in this area and we can expect to see greater global co-operation on health issues in the future.