This year hasn’t been what anyone expected but it is reality and the sooner we can all move on, the better. We are, of course, referring to the impact of Covid-19 on the global economy and how it has sped up remote working opportunities.
The global pandemic has forced many businesses to close their doors and encourage people to work remotely. For now, it seems to have helped ease the burden but there are several obstacles businesses must overcome to ensure the success of a remote working culture.
Technology has allowed many people to work from home but the trend hasn’t reached the level it could. Working remotely has mostly been associated with digital nomads travelling the world whilst staying connected, but all that has changed.
Until now, working remotely has been an occasional treat for many office-based workers but millions of people have been asked to work from home. This was a necessary step considering the unprecedented times of uncertainty we face around the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.