The coronavirus affects everyone on the planet to some degree. It is a respiratory virus that is more deadly than the common flu. Even though the death rate is only 2.3% so far, it is still a disease that can spread quickly and cause people to suffer some very uncomfortable and painful symptoms.
Coronavirus and its impact on the work field have been abrupt. One simple notification — which likely arrived in the form of a quick, pinging “ding!” to your email inbox — let countless Americans know: we will continue to work tomorrow, but we’ll be doing it from home.