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What Should I Include in my Message? As more and more municipalities welcome workers back to their respective offices, keep in mind a few tips and best practices when communicating your return-to-work plan to your employees.
I haven’t seen people talking so much about how the elderly are doing. And I realized that after seeing my 72 year-old dad yesterday celebrate his quarantine birthday. After experiencing this event, I couldn’t sleep. I started thinking about how different elderly age groups are living quarantine, and realized each age group had very specific realities.I divided the senior population into 3 age groups: 60, 70 and 80+. And I think this is one of the cases in which being stuck in middle is very tough.
The pandemic forced lockdowns and retreat into home isolation has also given us a heightened awareness of the role our surroundings play in our health and wellbeing. Public health workers have been urgently advocating for organizations to invest in healthier buildings for some time. History tells us that buildings play a central role in the spread of disease. Amidst the chaos, one thing is clear: We will all go back to work with new expectations about the buildings where we live, learn, work, and play.