Ease of Migration to Metro Cities. (Mumbai, Pune, Hyderabad, Bangalore)
Social Benefits of Metros: Malls, Multiplexes, Restaurants, Nightclubs.
Large-Scale ambition in the IT industry to study or work in the USA.
The Post-COVID World
Cautious Migration to Crowded Cities which were COVID-19 hotspots.
Restricted International Travel for Education, Tourism or Work.
Malls, Multiplexes, Restaurants and Nightclubs can only operate with strict social distancing norms.
Large IT firms will not retain the same level of workforce in Tier-1 cities.
Work-From-Home to be a long-term alternative in the IT industry.
Stay safe, stay at home
No commute to work
Stay around your family or friends
More comfortable environment
Any disturbances could interrupt work
Lack of a workstation
Internet speed and availability issues
Cannot have a professional conference call
Lack of space to create a home workstation
A work atmosphere needs to be professional, so home office is a must
Lack of face-to-face interaction with senior colleagues to solve problems
No expenditure on office space
No commute time for all employees
Better productivity if employees are monitored well
Data security: any sensitive project data is exposed to employees
Long-term impacts on employee morale and mental stability
Wide range of Internet speed and availability issues across employees
Cannot have professional conference calls with large clients
Employees can access dangerous websites on work machines which cause malware
Employee growth could be stunted due to a lack of work atmosphere
Hiring of freshers becomes more difficult: how to ensure they will have internet access or perform consistently from home?
What if we Work From Home Town?
All those who shifted from smaller towns can be sent back to work in their home town
Shift back home with your family: a secure atmosphere which creates a better mindset
Safe Workspaces at your Home Town will be built to provide all office facilities with all post-COVID measures in place (face masks, temperature checks, hygiene norms, thermal scanning, social distancing).
Minimal commute (10-15 mins), which saves time and provides ease of travel
Less risk of COVID-19 wave 2 to hit your home town, compared to crowded metros
We want to know what you prefer: WFH or WFHT?
Do reach out, your opinion matters.