How to adapt, reset and transition to the next normal
Before the pandemic, executives believed only 45% of the workforce was adaptable to a new world of work. COVID-19, however, has shattered that belief - today, more than 90% of employers say that productivity has stayed the same or improved with employees working remotely, and 82% say they will implement flexible working at a greater scale post-pandemic, according to a Mercer flexibility survey.
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To help businesses and HR leaders adapt and transition to a more agile workforce and workflow model that reflects today’s realities and imperatives of equity and diversity, Mercer’s approach outlines immediate priorities.
How can businesses resume worksite activities safely? Will a blended and phased approach work for you? And how to support employees and managers in a structured way across the organization?
What are your current and aspirational states of flexibility practices? And how can you get there? How to flex across these five dimensions: when, what, where, how and who?
What are your workforce needs and skills in the short and longer term? How can you plan in an uncertain world? And what data-driven approach can enable both workforce and cost optimization?
Why employee health and well-being is more important than ever? How can you enhance current practices across the entire spectrum: physical, financial, psychological and social?
In this interview, Mercer’s Norman Dreger talks about the shifts COVID-19 has brought to how people work, and how companies are preparing to return to work safely.
This new shape of work podcast covers how the Pandemic Navigator tool’s predictive data supports companies as they prepare to return to the workplace.
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