We know employers worldwide are grappling with the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic and its potential impact on workforces, families, suppliers, customers, and business operations.

While media, health care, and governmental agencies are providing ongoing updates, many unknowns remain about the virus and its global impact. And this can be unsettling.

Here are some things to think about as you work through options and consider the near- and longer-term implications of your people-related decisions: