Nearly 2/3 of workers telecommuted during COVID emergency
Some 34% of able-bodied workers went to work as normal during the coronavirus emergency, while nearly 60% worked from home, according to an OTP survey, writes novekedes.hu.
According to an online survey commissioned by OTP Bank, almost half of the respondents’ employers communicated the changes in a timely and clear manner, while only 8% thought their employer reacted too late, and 19% said they seemed uncertain about the changes.
Some 33% of respondents considered the safety of staff to be their employer’s most important consideration, and a further 17% thought this aspect also outweighed business interests.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Producing journalism that is worthy of the name is a costly business. For 27 years, the publishers, editors and reporters of the Budapest Business Journal have striven to bring you business news that works, information that you can trust, that is factual, accurate and presented without fear or favor.
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.