• Siriphone Maldonado

The New World of Work is Here

Siri Maldonado, Director, People Engagement, explores how the pandemic has turned the traditional 9-to-5 upside down, forcing businesses to think about what the New World of Work means to them and what they need to do to make it a success.

It’s been almost two years since the pandemic first revealed itself; turning the world and businesses on their heads and shifting the way we work forever. With vaccination rates on the rise and COVID-19 moving to the rear-view (fingers-crossed!), organizations are beginning to explore and plan for the new world of work.

But what is the new world of work? And what do businesses have to do to prepare?

Let’s start with what’s changed.

1. Remote work became the norm.

Before covid-19, remote work was typically offered as a perk. That quickly changed and many businesses were forced to change their work environmen