On both a work and personal level difficult decisions have been taken, sacrifices have been made, challenges faced, and losses endured.
We are going to have to reform our expectations of what the ‘new normal’ should be. So, what may the new ‘normal’ look like?
Businesses may look for self-contained premises where they have increased control over the environmental factors their employees encounter and who has access. There could be a reluctance to rent space in tower blocks of open-plan offices containing an untold number of co-located enterprises all forced to share the same air, lifts, toilets, kitchens and meeting rooms.