Out of crisis comes opportunity. As Covid-19 continues to cause global upheaval, we can also use it as a learning experience to improve our efficiency and productivity for when, eventually, we return to normality.
A prime example is working remotely. After the coronavirus outbreak began to seriously affect Hong Kong in the second half of January, tens of thousands of public and private sector employees were asked to work from home. Some are still doing so. As a result, we are discovering the benefits and pitfalls of such arrangements and, hopefully, gaining an insight into how we might make better use of flexible working policies in the future. MORE.