From HR.com’s Human Experience Excellence March 2021 edition. Read more: https://www.hr.com/en/magazines/recognition_engagement_excellence_essentials/march_2021_human_experience_excellence_engagement_performance_rewards_recognition/maintaining-human-connection-in-a-remote-world_km4m6s0p.html
Societally, we were moving towards less face-to-face time and more remote work. However, nothing prepared us for the changes that we’d have to make in the wake of a global pandemic. For many people, the only interactions they have with other employees and extended family is through a two-dimensional screen and a data connection. Despite the limitations, it’s possible to maintain – and even develop – relationships during a global pandemic.