Australian COVID-19 news
Companies shift to ‘COVID-safe’ workplaces
No more shared cookie jars, fewer meetings, staggered start times and temperature checks before you leave the house – Aussies may be heading back to work, but the office will never be the same.
On the plus side, hot-desking will likely be a thing of the past as the world makes the transition to “post-COVID workplaces”, where hygiene, safety, social distancing and regular cleaning will take the driver’s seat after decades of cost-cutting measures.
And millennials who entered the workforce in the “open plan” era may soon be getting their first taste of the cubicle.