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The other day, a German CEO friend called to discuss ideas on how to ’flatten the curve’. While South Africa is scrambling to deal with the immediate crisis, many international bodies are focusing on the medium and long-term curve, and how to get economies working again.
This got me thinking. Should we not have three nation-wide teams looking at three aspects of the current upheaval?
- The short term – NGOs and social enterprises
- The medium term – businesses and economists
- The long term – policy makers.