What Will The Future Of Work Look Like In 2021?
The year 2020 has been catastrophic. The pandemic has changed the world and the world of work.
With the COVID-19 outbreak, lockdowns, and a global recession, organizations are busy redefining
the “new workplace”. From the spread of new-age tech innovations to the need for creating
adaptable and sustainable business models and workplaces, the gamut of transformations talent
leaders need to embrace is multiplying day by day.
So, what should you expect in the context of work, workplace, and workforce this year? The cover
story for the month of January dives into what lies ahead in every function from recruitment to
rewards across industries. We bring you all that you need to watch out for to make the most of
the year 2021.
SOME OF THE KEY TAKEAWAYS
One big lesson that the pandemic has highlighted is that a culture of innovation results in
- Dr. Frank-Jürgen Richter, Chairman of Horasis and Former Director of
the World Economic Forum
2020 showed us that public health is no longer just a governmental responsibility. Business
leaders, with their resources and influence, have an equivalent role to play
- Richard R. Smith, Ph.D., Professor at Johns Hopkins University
As we move forward, enterprises cannot realize digital transformation without customer
experience being an integral part of their business transformation strategy
- Kulmeet Bawa, President and Managing Director, SAP Indian Subcontinent
We really need to reimagine what we mean by the “workplace” and start reversing our thinking
from, “what jobs can be done from home/anywhere” to “what jobs CAN’T be done from
home/anywhere” and combine that with employee sentiment
- Amy Hanlon-Rodemich, Chief People Officer, GlobalLogic.
TOP INTERVIEWS FEATURED
Lisa M. Buckingham, EVP, Chief People, Place and Brand Officer, Lincoln National Corporation
Melonie D. Parker, Chief Diversity Officer & Global Director, Employee Engagement, Google
Terence Mauri, Founder of Hack Future Lab; Bestselling Author
Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic, Chief Talent Scientist at ManpowerGroup