Digital communication was already in use before the COVID-19 pandemic, but not at the scale that we’ve seen in 2020. One study of 152 human capital executives found less than 10 percent of the workforce primarily worked from home pre-pandemic. Now, Global Workplace Analytics estimates that 25 to 30 percent of the workforce will be working-from-home multiple days a week by the end of 2021.
An impact-driven business aligns its overall mission with benefits for their community, audience, or greater society. Simply put, this business model represents the marriage of profit and purpose.
In 2020, an estimated 27 million Americans will leave their traditional jobs to pursue self-employment, based on data compiled by FreshBooks. And that data didn’t take into account the shift the global workforce has seen in the era of COVID-19.