Work from home
Switching social identities happens seamlessly
Each person has multiple social identities, such as: employee, parent, young person, friend or even fan of a particular sports team. People can switch quite rapidly between these identities with no apparent difficulty.
Female employment is increasingly at risk due to COVID-19
From the factory floor to the C-suite, women have seen their recent gains in workplace equality eroded by the ongoing health crisis. This is despite a direct relationship between an inclusive work environment and a healthy bottom line.
Lockdown changed how much we thought about the future and other people
Prolonged social isolation and changes to work opportunities during the first UK lockdown were linked with important changes in people’s thought patterns, highlighting the important role our social and working lives play in shaping what we think, and how we think, as we go about our everyday lives.
Over 64% of people reported new health issues during 'work from home'
Researchers have found that working from home has negatively impacted our physical health and mental health, increased work expectations and distractions, reduced our communications with co-workers and ultimately lessened our productivity.
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