There’s a reason why saving money and making financially sound choices are hard. Most of the time, they aren’t enjoyable. According to a survey by Northwestern Mutual, money stresses people out more than almost any other topic, including work and relationships.
Even though the infection curve for COVID-19 appears to be flattening, it’s an open question how the economy will restart once new cases come down to a manageable level. After all, even though China has had virtually zero domestic cases since late March, its economy is still not fully opened up. Even Singapore, which initially avoided the worst of the first wave of the pandemic, recently reported a surge in new cases as the country loosened social distancing restrictions.
When executives from Adobe and AI content platform Persado sat down last December to discuss the top five marketing trends that will impact business in 2020, they settled on topics related to data maturity, agile marketing and AI-driven content. But then, 2020 actually happened—and brought a global pandemic with it.