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The origins of COVID-19 are 12 months old and here's what we know about how it started

The origins of COVID-19 are 12 months old and here's what we know about how it started

By: Catherine Taylor
Source: ABC News Australia
Date of Publication: November 16th, 2020
This time last year — as China's perishing winter descended across most of the country — rumours about a strange new flu were beginning to circulate in Wuhan. On China's social media platform WeChat, users had been discussing their coughs and colds for weeks with words like "SARS" and "shortness of breath" spiking from mid-November.
COVID-19 — a timeline of the coronavirus outbreak

COVID-19 — a timeline of the coronavirus outbreak

By: Jenny Lei Ravelo, Sara Jerving
Source: Devex
Date of Publication: July 3rd, 2020
The timeline below tracks the development of the outbreak as it unfolds. Total cases as of July 3: 10,871,362 and 521,298 deaths.
Sanity and Sanitizer | The Story of Purell

Sanity and Sanitizer: The Story of Purell

By: David Owen
Source: Slate
Date of Publication: June 5th, 2020
Story about Purell ran in The New Yorker in 2013. Back then, pandemics weren’t top of mind for most Americans. It turned out the people who make Purell were way ahead of the curve when it came to antiviral hygiene.
INTERVIEW: How Should Companies Tackle Coronavirus? Turn to History Factory’s COVID-19 Corporate Memory Project

INTERVIEW: How Should Companies Tackle Coronavirus? Turn to History Factory’s COVID-19 Corporate Memory Project

By: John Jannarone
Source: CorpGov
Date of Publication: May 29th, 2020
The coronavirus pandemic has created questions among senior executives around the world they’ve never needed to address. One place they’ve been looking: Their counterparts at other corporations. And with the recent launch of History Factory’s COVID-19 Corporate Memory Project, there is a living archive of corporate responses to the pandemic, giving executives a window into what peer companies are doing now and providing a resource that may serve as a guide in future crises.
Our Promise _ Nationwide

Our Promise | Nationwide

By: Nationwide Insurance
Source: Youtube
Date of Publication: April 14th, 2020
Nationwide's new marketing campaign focused on their working from home refund and promise to customers.
Through wars, recessions, and pandemics_ A story of resilience - Deloitte

Through Wars, recessions and pandemics: A story of resilience

By: Deloitte
Source: Deloitte
Date of Publication: April 12th, 2020
Deloitte ties its history of resilience and survival to its 175 year track record of serving its clients.
MassMutual uses U.S.' oldest lighthouse to remind us everything will be okay _ Campaign US

MassMutual uses U.S.' oldest lighthouse to remind us everything will be okay

By: Michael Heusner
Source: CampaignUS
Date of Publication: April 1st, 2020
MassMutual is kicking off its COVID-19 relief effort with a message about hope, and the resilience of the human spirit. The campaign, entitled "Lighthouse," focuses on Boston Light, the oldest lighthouse in America, and ties the company to its legacy of service.
People Matter - We Were There Video Screenshot

People Matter - We Were There

By: TriNet
Source: Youtube
Date of Publication: April 13th, 2020
TriNet launches a commercial tracking their 30 year history of being there in times of struggle. From earthquakes and natural disasters to 9/11, the company stands on their history of focusing on people.
What Historians Will See When They Look Back on the Covid-19 Pandemic of 2020 - The New York Times

What Historians Will See When They Look Back on the Covid-19 Pandemic of 2020

By: Audra D.S. Burch
Source: New York Times
Date of Publication: April 17th, 2020
The New York Times takes an early look at how history will remember the pandemic as colleges and universities encourage Americans to document their experiences for posterity.