IVCA Feature: Eight Expert Online Articles on What the Economy and Workplace Can Expect During and After the Pandemic

IVCA Feature: Eight Expert Online Articles on What the Economy and Workplace Can Expect During and After the Pandemic

April 1, 2020

While we continue our distancing operations due to COVID-19, away from normal routines and business practices, what are the experts saying about the expectations in our current and post-pandemic economy? The following articles are available online …
 
Pitchbook.com, ’11 big things: Pandemic chaos could shake up VC & PE’
 
We're only two decades in, I suppose. But so far, March is shaping up to be the most miserable month of the millennium. The novel coronavirus continues to spread around the globe …
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Osler.com, ‘COVID-19 – Private Equity and Venture Capital Fund Considerations’
 
Every business and industry will have to deal with the widespread impacts of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19). We expect that private equity and venture capital fund sponsors/managers/general partners (GPs) and investors will need to confront and navigate a number of issues in the coming months. To help guide GPs and investors, we have set out below some of the considerations that we believe will be most relevant as this situation evolves and in its aftermath.
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Forbes.com, ‘Guidance For Startups/VCs From VCs Around The Globe During COVID-19’
 
As news of COVID-19 and its impact rapidly unfolds, tech companies, their employees and investors are reviewing guidance regarding the financial future[1] of their startups/growth companies and how investors are seeking insight into how the venture markets will behave.
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MedCityNews.com, ‘How are healthcare VCs in every sector handling Covid-19?’
 
Venture capital firms are making fewer investments as the Covid-19 pandemic surges in the U.S. But many still say they are still open for business.
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GrantThornton.com, ‘The Pandemic and Private Equity’
 
15 Minute Podcast: The pandemic has roiled the US and global economies raising huge and pressing issues for PE firms at both the fund and portfolio company levels.
LISTEN HERE
 
 
FLVenture.com, ‘Guiding Your Business Through the COVID-19 Pandemic’
 
This is an hour-long webinar: The recent outbreak of respiratory disease caused by COVID-19 … has left many employers across the country grappling with how to effectively and lawfully protect their employees.
WATCH HERE
 
 
CNBC.com, ‘Don’t Make These 6 Biggest Mistakes if You’re Working from Home’
 
The pros, of course, are very clear: Supreme flexibility, undeniable autonomy and a commute that consists of walking down the hallway or a flight of stairs. The cons? It takes practice and requires a significant amount of self-awareness, discipline and laser-like focus.
READ HERE
 
 
TechPublic.com, ‘How to boost telecommuters' morale during the COVID-19 pandemic’
 
The coronavirus is forcing companies around the globe to move toward a distributed-team model. While your employees may be working remotely, this new virtual environment doesn't have to hurt morale.
READ HERE