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Applying science beyond the lab

How to Lead a Business Through Crisis and the Pitfalls You’re Likely to Face

COVID-19 response strategy could dictate a business’s future for years.

The Biased Mind

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The wisest leaders recognize what they do not know.

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Know what you don’t know.

Deliberate Calm [a humble but not helpless individual able to compartmentalize or detach from the situation; this person is competent but not cocky]

Bounded Optimism [evidence-based attitude — optimism for the sake of itself will cause subordinates to lose faith, so be optimistic when it’s rooted in data or people will learn that your outlook is untrustworthy]

Communication

People need information and honesty.

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Be clear, concise, and consistent.

Be an anchor.

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