Last year, people and businesses had to chart new territories as the shock of the pandemic started to subside. Today, an era of post-traumatic growth has taken shape, which promises a shift in people’s lifestyles. In this report, Advisory Member, Accenture, discusses what to expect this year.
The dominant theme this year will be the great change in all relationships – with colleagues, brands, society, places and those we care about – and the increasing impact we have on the planet.
Key takeaways include:
A study found that 71 percent of executives believed 2020 was their most stressful work year, while 53 percent reported struggling with their mental health at work.
In total, 76 percent of employees thought their employers should take more responsibility for workplace mental wellbeing.
Of the world’s population, 15 percent have some form of disability – 1.2 billion people. Despite a sharp increase in the adoption of telemedicine in 2020, many health-related digital experiences remain inaccessible.