Flexible working practices look to be a thing of the post-pandemic future, but when companies will implement these is unclear.
Businesses have started preparing plans to get their employees back to the office, although some suggest office culture may look different post-pandemic.
Its widely thought that there will be a very different style of working post-COVID than we had before. It is likely that companies will be moving to an agile way of working.
There may be much more of a hybrid model of people working in the office allowing staff to work from home when they want to.
The government's work-from-home (WFH) guidance has been in place now for over a year, and under the new roadmap out of lockdown, it could remain for some time.
Providing earlier steps of relaxed measures are deemed successful, the prime minister has said all restrictions on social contact could be removed by July at the earliest.