Updated March 26, 2020

When crisis hits, it can be hard to know where to begin what can seem like an overwhelming amount of work. Here are a few resources that might be useful for your company’s operational adjustments and new workplace norms.

Best Practices and Advice for Remote Teams

There are numerous resources and tips out there for how remote teams can work the most effectively. We’ve compiled a few that have helped us and that we think will help you too.

HBR’s guide to everything from managing your (newly) remote team to working from home with children.

Trello | A Guide on Why Great Teams Embrace Remote Work

Landit | How to Collaborate Effectively If Your Team is Remote + A Video Explainer

LightGabler legal updates and guidance on COVID-19 related procedures

Emergency Childcare Referrals and Resources

Department of Homeland Security’s official guidance on identifying essential workers

Economic Development Collaborative of Santa Barbara and Ventura | where to start, resources for employers & employees

Labor and Workforce | Resources for Employers and Workers Including Paid Sick Leave and Protecting Workers

Mental Health Considerations During COVID-19 Outbreak

Please reach out if you know of an additional resource you think should be on this list or if there is anything the SLO Chamber team can do to be of service to you.