People

Work from anywhere as a trend of the near future. How is the virtualisation of organisations going to impact the work content?

By enabling employees to work from their homes during the pandemic, a number of companies were able to maintain their operation continuity. At the same time, the work-from-home model appeared to suit many employees. How to comply with these employees‘ wishes while maintaining good results is a new challenge both for employers and team leaders. The so-called hybrid workplace or work from anywhere may be the solution here. What do these models entail? How will the work requirements themselves change with their introduction? And how to prepare the company for the new forms of remote work? These are some of the many questions every modern organisation should be asking. 

22. 7. 2021

Remote life: Automation, application reduction, and automatic tracking of KPIs can help improve your team’s work habits

Promptly sending employees to their home offices is how most organizations responded to the coronavirus crisis. This resulted in a change of the typical work model, leaving a room for its improvement. The scope of work itself has remained the same or similar, but the work environment, work habits, cooperation, and communication between colleagues have changed dramatically. So, how can managers reduce and prevent the potential negative effects of this change on employees? Conversely, how can they take advantage of the benefits of working from home and adaptive or hybrid workplaces? The answer is a better use of artificial intelligence and data. 

2. 6. 2021

The ordinary offices are out. The home office has proved useful during a pandemic, work from anywhere is just a step ahead

As a result of a coronavirus pandemic, home office has become a relatively common. And it is clear that the trend of working at our homes (or out of the offices in general) will affect the future of work. Therefore, companies should not underestimate it - on the one hand, it brings comfort and flexibility to employees, on the other hand, it can also be a source of stress and frustration. How does the companies can set up an efficient and sustainable work model from anywhere? The key to success is to become a virtual organization in every way. Let's take a closer look at the topic of workplace. 

28. 5. 2021

Remote life: How can companies benefit from an adaptive or hybrid workplace?

The current situation shows how workforces must adapt to working across different locations with much higher proportions working from home/remotely. This has impact not only on how teams work together, but also how organizations can benefit from an adaptive or hybrid workplace. A number of benefits have been recognized for an adaptive workplace – the combination of working in the office and working from home – such as a higher degree of engagement, higher productivity, and better well-being. 

11. 5. 2021

The Traditional Employer-Employee Relationship is not Enough, Workers are Mainly Attracted by Independence. Are Czech Firms Ready for this?

The alternative workforce – a phrase that will be used ever more frequently in the HR segment in the coming years. Not only the self-employed, but also contractors, agency employees, freelancers and other “workers of the future” will soon replace traditional employees. However, are Czech firms ready for them? Only 33% of them consider this topic to be a priority; however, the percentage of those that are actually ready for it is even smaller. Join us in uncovering the secret of this trend and find out how it will define the future shape of HR. 

30. 7. 2019

The most significant changes in the field of labour migration after the amendment to the Act on the Residence of Foreigners

The amendment to the Act on the Residence of Aliens, which was signed by the President of the Czech Republic on 4th of July and was sent to be published in the Collection of the laws should come into effect in August 2019. The implementing regulations which are part of the amendment should come into effect in September 2019. Based on the EU transposition directive, the changes will enable foreign university students and researchers to stay in the Czech Republic up to nine months after completing their studies or research activities on the basis of a long-term residence for the purpose of finding a job or starting a business. 

15. 7. 2019

Critical thinking: Road to professional growth and personal development

Not falling prey to the first impression, not blindly adopting other people’s opinions, maintaining distance and being able to form your own opinion based on knowledge and experience – these are the abilities necessary for keeping track of the infinite amount of information that rushes in at us from all directions every day. Whether we are talking about personal or professional life, we will simply not be able to do without critical thinking in the future. Can this ability be learned? And what are its practical benefits? We focused on these and other question at our third MeetUp, where we bring young people seminars and workshops focused on trends in the area of the future of work. 

10. 6. 2019