Encouraging Staff to Return to the Office - How Do I Handle It?

Posted in : How do I handle it NI on 20 June 2022
Patricia Rooney
Issues covered: Covid-19; Remote Working; Flexbile Working

I am a HR manager and since the COVID-19 pandemic, we are having trouble encouraging staff to return to the office. How do I handle this?

The landscape of the working environment has changed substantially since the global pandemic. Many businesses have been forced to reconsider working practices, with many now allowing hybrid or remote working to provide a safe system of working, and keep staff engaged. However, as covid restrictions have relaxed, some businesses are finding it difficult to attract workers back to the office on a full-time basis.

Firstly, if the employees’ contract confirms their place of work is the Company’s premises, then the business may be entitled to rely on this

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This article is correct at 20/06/2022

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