Making the best use of your time under lockdown

 

South Africa, alongside several other countries, is implementing a lockdown in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19, which would compromise an already fragile healthcare system. 

However, the economy cannot afford to grind to a halt. Those employees that are able to must continue working, but remotely. This presents a number of challenges to the overall productivity of companies..

GUIDELINES ON SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE RELEASED BY: 

 

  • The World Health Organisation

  • Department of Labour in South Africa 

EMPLOYERS: 

  • Daily check-in with employees via Skype/Google Hangouts/Zoom

  • Organising virtual workshops for employees training and skill development 

  • Working collaboratively using Google Drive as a platform to share and edit documents 

  • Offering psychological support for employees 

EMPLOYEES:

  • Create a dedicated work space

  • Create a list with things to do for the day and work consistently

  • Communicate effectively with your employer and be available

  • Work within work hours  

  • Engage with your colleagues 

We offer tailored services to support employers and employees working remotely