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Posted on 26 May 2020

Lynda’s New Book: The New Long Life launches

Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott’s new book, ‘The New Long Life: A Framework for Flourishing in a Changing World’ launches on Thursday 28 May.  Smart new technologies. Longer, healthier lives. Human progress has risen to great heights, but at the same time it has prompted anxiety about where we’re heading. Are our jobs under threat? If we […]

Posted on 26 May 2020

Financial Times article: Coronavirus has transformed work but risks snuffing out a creative spark

In this article for the Financial Times, Lynda explores the lessons learnt during the pandemic: how digitally agile we are, undisturbed routine is key to productivity, and we miss the social interaction most of all. She details how these lessons learnt will impact and adapt our near future to drive change. Read the full FT article […]

Posted on 26 May 2020

Sunday Times article: New Ways of Working

In this special report ahead of the release of their new book ‘The New Long Life’, Lynda and Andrew share a post-pandemic road map on rebalancing work and home life, coming to terms with an ageing society and changing our social narrative. Read the full Sunday Times article here.

Posted on 26 May 2020

Nikkei Interview: Time to experiment with 4-day working weeks

In their interview with the Nikkei Asian Review, Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott discuss how they expect more flexible work patterns to emerge now that people have broken the norm of working eight hours a day, five days a week. Read the full article for the Nikkei here.

Posted on 26 May 2020

HSM Webinar: The Pandemic and Leadership

In the fourth installment of the HSM pandemic webinar series, Prof. Lynda Gratton explored the role of leaders during the current context, and the actions both individual leaders and organisations can take to provide a path forward. Watch the full webinar here.