Home / remote working

remote working

Support for collaborative workspaces over full-time offices is on the rise

More than three in four managers in UK businesses feel that ‘collaborative’ workspaces are now more suitable for their post-lockdown business models when compared to a full-time staffed office, according to a new survey. The study for independent business telecommunications ...

Read More »

Research highlights the concerns of UK workers

As workplaces reopen research has shown that although many UK workers have enjoyed the benefits of working from home, almost a quarter (24 per cent) said their mental wellbeing was lower than normal, a higher percentage than in other countries ...

Read More »

Pandemic accelerates a ‘new purpose’ for the office

According to a new report from property advisors, JLL, office life is set to change amid a global working from home experiment which is now forcing companies to to reimagine the future of work and question the purpose of the ...

Read More »

London Councils purchase over 7,000 mobile devices to manage remote working

London Councils have purchased a total of 7,792 new devices since the start of the Coronavirus outbreak to facilitate remote working, according to official figures obtained by Parliament Street Think Tank. The data revealed a surge in purchases of mobile ...

Read More »

Unused office space in the UK almost 50 times larger than London’s O2 Arena

Demand for office space in the UK could drop by up to 50 per cent as more businesses realise the value of flexibility post-Covid-19 according to a report by commercial property specialists Instant Offices. With 60 per cent of the ...

Read More »

Research finds video conferencing could be the key to solving workplace anxiety

A nationwide study commissioned by Tech PR agency, Eskenzi PR, and carried out by OnePoll, observed the attitude amongst the UK workforce towards remote working and the increased use of video conferencing tools. The survey of a thousand individuals found ...

Read More »

Three quarters of business leaders now feel positive about remote working

As many businesses continue to have staff work remotely in line with government advice, research conducted with 250 UK SME business owners by Hitachi Capital Invoice Finance reveals new perceptions on the remote working of staff. When the government first advised ...

Read More »

New study reveals lockdown is improving communication and productivity

Businesses and workers have had to find a new normal during the lockdown, with many businesses having to furlough staff or transition to a completely remote team. A new study, by outsourced communications provider, Moneypenny looked at how businesses are ...

Read More »

Home-grown

With most of us WFH (Working from Home), Jo Sutherland, MD of Magenta Associates and IFMA UK Director offers some useful tips on maintaining good communications with colleagues and continuing our self-development The Coronavirus outbreak has been described as a ...

Read More »

Home working essentials for managers

Under strict new measures to try to slow the spread of coronavirus all non-key workers in the UK have been told to work from home. Here, we look at the responsibilities of FMs in ensuring compliance is maintained for remote ...

Read More »