COVID-19 resource center

Information to help you respond and recover from the impact of the coronavirus

At Wipfli, the health and safety of our community — clients, event attendees and associates — is our highest priority. As is helping you navigate the turmoil of COVID-19 today and continue to strengthen your tomorrow. 

During this time, we’re monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation and sharing the most up-to-date information, guidance and support in our articles below.

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The future of business in a post-pandemic world

The future of business in a post-pandemic world

Businesses should brace for travel, workplace, supply chain changes as economy reopens.

4 steps to a safer reopening

4 steps to a safer reopening

Workplace safety must come first as businesses start reopening. These 4 steps can help.

Take remote work to the next level

Take remote work to the next level

Now is the time to redefine your company’s remote work policies and approach.

It’s time for your business to take e-commerce seriously

It’s time for your business to take e-commerce seriously

E-commerce has been trending up for years but with COVID-19 it’s become more critical. Here's some quick experiments you can run to see how ready you are.


Managing disruption

The future of business in a post-pandemic world

Business planning is needed for travel, workplace, and supply chain as the economy reopens.

How COVID-19 has changed how we measure success

How to shift performance measures to accurately evaluate organizational health after COVID-19.

Shifting from timelines to trigger events for planning during COVID-19

The fundamentals of your strategic plan are still valid – but not the schedule. Learn how to ditch deadlines and switch to trigger-based strategic planning with COVID-19 recovery efforts.

Welcome to the New Normal: How COVID-19 has changed us

Welcome to the New Normal: Five business fundamentals to assess after COVID-19.

Resiliency: Making the shift from crisis management to future thinking

There is a temptation to take things day by day and dwell in a more reactive mode, or even wait out times of uncertainty until they are clearer, however a long-term vision and resiliency remains critical.

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Your workforce

Take remote work to the next level

Now is the time to redefine your company’s remote work policies and approach.

How to recruit, manage and retain virtual team members

How to adapt HR practices to successfully recruit, manage and retain virtual employees.

Compensation planning during a pandemic

Compensation planning during COVID-19 can be difficult because of the speed things are evolving at, but we’ve got five tips to help.

Preparing to return to work in uncertain times

For employers, returning to work brings a whole host of considerations. We’ve put together questions to ask and steps to take.

Revamping employee policies during COVID-19

Learn how to update your company’s employee policies, especially paid sick leave, medical leave and telecommuting policies, during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Financial strategies

The true test of your FP&A capabilities

To put their organization in the best position to recover from COVID-19, finance teams should focus on these three financial planning and analysis activities.

How COVID-19 has changed us

Welcome to the New Normal: Five business fundamentals to assess after COVID-19.

SALT insights: COVID-19’s impact on property tax assessments

With COVID-19 causing significant economic losses, businesses may be looking to reduce their 2020 property tax assessment.

10 ways COVID-19 might impact your financial statements

When preparing financial statements, these 10 areas of GAAP must be applied with a very careful approach because of COVID-19.

Preserving capital during crisis: A primer for tech startups

Tech start-ups concerned with preserving capital can focus on four areas, including securing start-up loans and focusing on FinTech.

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Stimulus funding and legislation

Senate passes Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act of 2020

Congress has passed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act, which gives small businesses more leeway in how they use their PPP loan funds.

FASB votes to defer rev rec and lease standards for nonpublic entities

The FASB has listened to companies requesting it defer the ASC 606 revenue recognition standard for nonpublic entities due to complications from COVID-19.

SBA announces economic uncertainty safe harbor for loans under $2 million

The PPP economic uncertainty requirement has been a big point of discussion recently. Now, the SBA has announced a safe harbor for PPP loans under $2 million.

How to address the unintended consequences of PPP vs. Pandemic Unemployment Compensation

Could your employees be making more from unemployment compensation than working for you? This is causing headaches for employers with PPP loans.

SBA extends PPP repayment deadline to May 14

The SBA has extended the PPP loan repayment deadline from May 7 to May 14. This is for companies that don’t meet the economic uncertainty requirement.

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Cybersecurity and technology

Want to downsize your office space post-COVID-19? Consider these technology questions first

Office move logistics can be complex, especially if you’re looking to downsize your office space post-COVID-19 and have more employees work remotely.

Rethink technology for remote work after COVID-19

As more companies embrace a long-term remote workforce, remote work technology plays a key role in shaping effective communication and collaboration.

It’s time for your business to take e-commerce seriously

E-commerce has been trending up for years but with COVID-19 it’s become more critical. Here's some quick experiments you can run to see how ready you are.

Making tough decisions during COVID-19: How consolidating your business view can help

With COVID-19, tough business decisions abound. Are you making them using data? How fresh are your numbers? Use data integration to get real-time data.

Seven steps to integrate data and consolidate your business view

In COVID-19’s uncertain times, data integration is the key to making faster, more effective decisions. These steps can give you a consolidated business view.

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Working remotely

Take remote work to the next level

Now is the time to redefine your company’s remote work policies and approach.

4 steps to a safer reopening

Workplace safety must come first as businesses start reopening. These 4 steps can help.

How to recruit, manage and retain virtual team members

How to adapt HR practices to successfully recruit, manage and retain virtual employees.

Preparing to return to work in uncertain times

For employers, returning to work brings a whole host of considerations. We’ve put together questions to ask and steps to take.

How behavioral assessment tools can help you manage remote teams

Behavioral assessment tools can help managers lead teams through unprecedented challenges caused by COVID-19.

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Navigate the impact of coronavirus

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has the ability to hit every component of your business or organization. And the uncertainty of the situation can feel overwhelming as circumstances are constantly shifting.

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