Purposeful Leadership in a Time of Crisis | Research, Webinar, and Online Forum

Online Collaboration Forum | Purposeful Leadership in a Time of Crisis

Best Practices on Business Responses to COVID-19

On 2 April 2020, GlobeScan hosted a special webinar and online collaboration forum on ‘Purposeful Leadership in a Time of Crisis’ during which we shared timely research on best practice across the world of business responding to the COVID-19 crisis, and explored what more businesses could be doing to demonstrate even more purposeful leadership.

Webinar and Landscape Review

GlobeScan captured and categorized hundreds of examples of actions by business across the world in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and Chris Coulter, CEO at GlobeScan, shared the findings in a webinar moderated by Caroline Holme, Senior Director at GlobeScan, with special guest panelist Mike Barry, former Director Sustainable Business at M&S. You can watch the full recording of the webinar below and download the detailed landscape review report that the presentation was based upon:

Download Global Landscape Review

Watch the full webinar recording:

Online Collaboration Forum Summary

Immediately following the webinar, we transitioned to a text-based discussion where participants were able to connect with peers and other stakeholders in a unique online dialogue to share ideas and innovative examples of what leading companies can do to help tackle the crisis and also explore what this means for the future of business leadership. We were joined by more than 320 people, from 47 countries, posting 770 comments. You can access the archived online conversation anytime.

To help capture all the learnings from the event, we are pleased to share an executive summary from this discussion, highlighting key themes and insights:
Download Executive Summary of Online Forum