Last year, the pandemic disrupted our way of working. Organizations were required to shift to a work-from-home setup due to the lockdowns of different areas and strict safety protocols. But as the lockdowns have declined and more people are getting vaccinated, some employees have returned onsite. However, the work-from-home setup will continue to be offered to some, thus the birth of hybrid meetings.
“Any kind of crisis is good. It wakes you up.”- Ryan Reynolds
2020 was a great teacher for all of us. It imparted valuable life lessons such as preparing for the future, learning how to adapt as change is inevitable, and simply surviving and staying sane and grounded. In the field of leadership, it taught all of us the value of soft skills and emotional intelligence.