Some have termed the COVID-19 pandemic as a chance to embark on ‘The Great Reset’. A rallying cry to critically examine the foundations that societies and economies were built on, especially because the pandemic made the inefficiencies and inequalities of such systems so glaring and exposed.
On the flipside, what seemed unlikely was suddenly made possible. Remote work became the new normal, businesses were suddenly put on the fast track to digital transformation, and learning can now be done online. In this article, we take a look at what the pandemic exposed, in particular the strengths and weaknesses of the (old) world.