Leveraging technology with speed, reliability, and risk management has never been as important as in today’s world of distance work, virtual meetings, and IT development via geographically dispersed teams.
As the coronavirus has disrupted society over the last few weeks, some of the distancing measures that once seemed drastic have become acceptable — in a few cases even preferable to the way things worked before.
The effects of COVID-19 will be significant for the global postal industry, and indeed the entire world. The essence of the challenges the world’s postal operators face is akin to that of other businesses affected by COVID-19: identify where the impacts will be felt; and determine how to respond.
How well are agencies managed? Given long term structural priorities as well as the immediacy of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting government action, well-managed agencies will be critical to an effective response.