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Leaders who prioritize their people have teams that thrived during the pandemic. More important than ever are empathy, vulnerability and flexibility.  

Fuel retail is expected to decline globally from $87 billion in 2019 to $79 billion in 2030. EV charging for the same period is expected to rise from negligible to $20 billion.

When you mismanage conflict, you jeopardize your company. A study shows the average small- to medium-size company dropped $125,000 and 10 months on litigation defense and settlements.

Two tax credits in December’s Taxpayer Certainty and Disaster Tax Relief Act might be more valuable than the PPP loans for many small businesses. 


The annual economic outlook identifies three themes in its predictions for 2021:

  1. The global economy is expected to grow at record speed.
  2. Recovery will be uneven across sectors, countries and incomes. 
  3. There will be a synchronized push for green infrastructure.

Leaders of 22 energy associations gave their states of the industry last week. Here are their short videos, broken down by speaker, industry and association. 

At 2 p.m. Eastern Feb. 3, the U.S. EIA will release its 2021 Annual Energy Outlook. Submit questions in the live chat or tweet using #BPClive. 

Cover story: What Fuels Consumers Want Comes Down to Economics

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When we experience loss, grief travels with us everywhere — even work. What can companies do to support grieving employees? (This video contains mature content.)



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