Perhaps in the midst of all that’s gone wrong this year, your life has been made a little brighter by the #2020challenge meme. The idea is perfectly captured by Reese Witherspoon’s much-shared entry where she uses screen shots from her movies to illustrate her decline as the year has worn on.
Lots of other celebrities took up the challenge too. I particularly like Oprah’s descent from shouting optimism to gray haired desperation and Leonardo Dicaprio’s transformation from Titanic youth to Revenant gristle.
Where am I going with this on a site for business owners? These memes are entertaining, but according to a new study they’re also accurate. Crises really do age us more quickly, especially if you’re in a position of authority.
According to a new discussion paper from the Centre for Economic Policy Research, being a CEO in a time of crisis ages you an extra one and a