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The 'Anywhere Workforce' Is Here to Stay
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63% of senior managers expect a hybrid workforce to be the new normal following the pandemic.
31% predict retaining key employees will be the biggest benefit of using hybrid teams.
26% predict sustaining team engagement and productivity will be the biggest challenge of using hybrid teams.
49% of senior managers have postponed promoting top performers due to the pandemic. As a result, 61% have retention concerns.
41% of HR managers expect their professional development and training budget to increase in the next 12 months. Skills that HR managers most want their teams to improve in the next 12 months:
Functional, job-specific skills 36%
Soft skills 34%
Tech skills 30%

Source: Robert Half survey of 600 senior managers, including more than 180 HR managers in Canada.

© 2021 Robert Half Canada Inc. Numéro de permis du Québec AP-2000503 RH-0421