Tag: change

‘We’re at a moment of real change in the world of work’

Image copyright Getty Images Royal Bank of Scotland’s decision to allow 50,000 staff to work from home for the rest of 2020 underlines radical changes in the workplace, experts say. RBS said it was taking a “cautious approach” to keeping staff safe, a move echoed by similar decisions at the likes of Facebook, Google and Fujitsu. The pandemic has forced… Read more →

Read more →

Coronavirus: Climate change ‘bigger threat’ than Covid-19

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption NHS workers want scientists involved in planning for a post-coronavirus Wales Poor air quality and climate change pose a bigger threat to people’s health and the economy than coronavirus, NHS staff have warned. BBC Wales has seen a letter – sent on behalf of hundreds of healthcare bodies representing millions of professionals – to… Read more →

Coronavirus: Will the pandemic change our commuting habits?

Image caption John McBride, Stevie Morrow and Bernie Cheshire talk about their commuting challenges and changes Many people who worked from home during the coronavirus pandemic are considering how they will travel to their workplace as businesses begin to reopen. So will our commuting habits change? Previously, we thought very little of sitting in traffic, waiting on a train or… Read more →

How coronavirus will change the way we all shop

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat’s it now like shopping for clothes? After three months of hibernation, non-essential shops in England will finally be able to re-open on Monday. But it is clear Covid-19 will have a lasting impact on retail well beyond the end of lockdown. There’s socially distanced shopping, for starters. The new retail rules… Read more →