In midst of COVID-19, some truths never change. How we view things determines how we do things, so having the right perspective is all-important.
We have faced-down many crises and we will beat this one also. Crises are more common than we think. Just in the last 20 years we have had Y2K, 9/11, SARS virus (2003), bird 'flu (2005), GFC 2007-2008, swine 'flu (2009, Ebola epidemic 2014...
Today, our reality has been dramatically changed and will likely never go back to the old 'business as usual'. Keep perspective and be reassured by the words of Solomon, acknowledged as a wise man: "This too shall pass".
Stay safe and stay connected.
Chris Whelan is an organisational change leader, business coach and public speaker with over 20 years’ experience in General Management and Consulting. He has worked globally in multiple industry sectors, holding Chief Executive Officer positions in New Zealand and South Africa, having previously been the EY Chief Knowledge Officer for Asia Pacific.
Chris specialises in organizational general management and leadership. He leads organisations from vision-setting to execution, paying close attention to the major functional areas of business.
Chris leads through coaching and mentoring executives and business owners to achieve professional growth and greater effectiveness, and develops cohesive, high-performing teams across diverse cultures and environments. He is passionate about creating sustainable, prosperous long-term futures for our communities. Most recently he has been helping organisations to execute complex and challenging organisational transformation and change in both the private- and public sectors.
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