How do you visualize the new normal of work and workplace beyond covid?
SC As you recover from a crisis, key point to reflect on is ‘what have we learnt from this crisis?’
In my view, here is some of the learning:
- The COVID pandemic is here to stay for some time now. It is not going to die down in next few months. Hence, organisations will have to live with the associated health challenges and yet reboot their businesses.
- There is good scope to rethink on how work is done. Now, most of the work (except manufacturing etc.) can be done from anywhere. The notion that employee should be physically present in the office/point of activity is proved wrong in last six months.
- ‘Working from home’ has yielded significant benefits for both – the employer and employees. For employees, it means...