Startup operation resources to assist with continuity planning


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We have compiled a list of comprehensive resources that can assist your startup with operational continuity – and will continue to update this – with the latest resources and advice available to help support you through this time. 

Response Plans designed for startups

Guides, strategies and policies that can be put in place to execute a robust response; 

Coronavirus Checklist for Employers

Steps for Employers to Take during COVID-19 Outbreak

Lead Your Business Through Coronavirus 

Coronavirus Overview for Startups 

CDC Business Guidance regarding Coronavirus 

HR & People Operations Preparation Document 

Select Startup Plans 

Sample plans from startups. 

FAQ/Response Plan by Handshake 

Coronavirus Plans by Coinbase

COVID-19 Health & Escalation Framework by Front

Johnson Corner – Building Operations Framework 

Policies for remote working ​

Working Remotely using Slack Platform

Legal Tools and Resources for Remote Working

Amid Coronavirus Fears Shifting to Remote Work [Exqueo]

Coronavirus Fears Shifting to Remote Working

Remote Work Tools

Tips for Working from Home like a pro

Top Tools for Remote Working

Tools for Remote Work by Gitlab

Guide to Working Remotely by Zapier

18 Tools for Remote Teams by Groove

Distributed Work Playbooks by Google

Remote Meeting Guide by Slack

Guide to Working Remotely in Slack

Central Hub for Remote Work Resources

Remote Work Resources by LinkedIn

Staying Positive and Productive in a Distributed Team Model

Remote Working Content

Running Effective Remote Events

Communication Plans (Internal and External)

Internal Communications Guide

COVID-19 Response Communication Plan

How Chief Marketing Officer’s can prepare  for the Coronavirus

Additional Useful Resources

Resources are published daily so we will keep this page updated. Here are the latest we have gathered; 

Leading Teams in a WFH World Webinar: Deidre Paknad, WorkBoard

Managing Your Workforce Through COVID-19 Webinar: Stu Crabb, WorkBoard and Dawn Nott, Wish

Coronavirus-Proof Your Cash Flow Webinar: Jixun Foo and Brian Gu, Xpeng Motors

Tips for Leaders Managing Remote Teams: WorkBoard

Support and Discounted Services: People Tech Partners

Webinar: Value of Employee Communications During COVID-19 Outbreak

5 Ways Recruiting Teams are Adjusting: Mike Joyner, Growth by Design Talent

Leadership Considerations during WFH: Deidre Paknad, WorkBoard

Portal with Action Steps during COVID-19: While at Home

Kite Mental wellbeing support programme