New Normal Remote Working
Telecommuting and working from home have been hot topics for several years now.
New normal remote working. Remote working is here to stay and will more than ever become an integral part of the way we work. Humans are first and foremost social animals. The rapid rushed transition to working at home for the entire workforce in the face of a global health crisis is not the ideal way to scale remote work at any company. Less than half of more than 10000 workers polled in six countries indicated that they worked from home.
33 percent united states 26 percent france 344 percent australia 426 percent germany. Now is the time for companies to prepare for this back to the new normal. By lisa rowan research vice president for idc. Working from home among the non self employed population has grown 173 since 2005 global workplace analytics.
Because no two brains are alike each of us will find new ways to cope in the time of remote. One of the many lessons businesses are going to take out of the covid 19coronavirus event is the value of. The new normal isnt necessarily a business world without working in an office its just a world where we focus on work instead of the office. How ey can help.
As kimmel notes remote work is a completely new concept for most employees. Many of us in white collar jobs already work remotely quite often. And quarantine does not have to mean isolation. Remote work was a critical enabler of.
For now thats what matters but when it comes to setting and managing expectations for employees it needs to delineate what this new mode does and does not entail. Being social while working remotely. While the total number of work from home non self employed workers represents only a fraction of the total labor force about 4 there is a myriad of indicators that lead many to believe this number may grow closer to 50 of the working population over the next decade. Less than half of more than 10000 workers polled in six countries indicated that they worked from home at least one day per week prior to the coronavirus outbreak.
We will create new habits aka neural pathways that will help our brains learn and thrive while quarantined. Full time remote work doesn. For starters remote working can mean many things and the current focus on work from home is just one variation.