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Taking Stock: The Post-Pandemic Workplace

Posted on July 2020

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With workers slowly returning to the office across Europe and the UK, the banking and financial services work place will be virtually unrecognizable. What short and lasting impact will the pandemic have on the workspace? How will these changes affect talent?   

While the global pandemic will inevitably result in long term transformations to the form and function of the workspace, the short term will mostly be characterized by iterative solutions intended to buy time and weather immediate concerns.

Based on conversations with our extensive network of clients and monitoring of industry developments, we have compiled the most important changes in our handy guide on the post-pandemic workplace.

What does this guide explore? 


 Short term impact 
  • Redesigning the workplace for human health 

  • Negative and positive impacts of social distancing 

  • Risk assessment and privacy concerns 

  • Staggered workforce and office politics  

Long-term impact 
  • Downsizing and the threat to innovation 

  • Increasing risk of ageism 

  • Improved job satisfaction for younger workers 

  • Creating resilience with a contingent workforce  

Download our guide below: