COVID-19: Disruption of Global Workforce

Within weeks of the initial outbreak, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic began impacting the global workforce. We’re experiencing a direct impact on the way the world is producing goods, providing services, and delivering products.

Additionally, we’re bearing witness to the way labor forces around the world are, in a sense, stopping the way they function. To present further concerns, leading world health officials, including the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), have indicated that this crisis may have only just begun.

Considering the immediate and potential long-term effects on the global workforce, our location and labor analytics research team have taken a deep dive into several key elements of the virus that are impacting the way we work in our latest report: Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak – Disruption of the Global Workforce.