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Working from home will grow in the future - but don't expect quick revolution

Richard Curran


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Balancing act: The Covid-19 lockdown has seen workers juggle their jobs and family life

Balancing act: The Covid-19 lockdown has seen workers juggle their jobs and family life

Balancing act: The Covid-19 lockdown has seen workers juggle their jobs and family life

Top of the list of predictions for a post-Covid-19 world is remote working. Academic experts, international think tanks, bosses and politicians all see an explosion in long-term remote working as inevitable.

Hairdressers and dentists are the only ones who don't seem too fazed about this revolution that is apparently coming. If the remote working transformation does happen, they will continue to do well, but they may have to locate to suburbs and housing estates.

There is still a big 'if' about exactly how the remote working phenomenon will evolve after this pandemic.