In today’s global marketplace, many jobs are technology-oriented. As technology is constantly advancing, this guides the push for globalization and digital transformation. Given that technology has become a staple in the business world, educators can help students to acquire the necessary tools and skills needed to succeed in future careers.
The COVID-19 pandemic has proven online education to be an essential component of learning environments. Constructive uses of digital learning tools can increase engagement among students, allow teachers to improve their lesson plans and provide opportunities for personalized learning options.
Virtual classrooms, video and other digital technology tools can provide students with an inclusive learning environment that promotes collaboration, out-of-the-box thinking and communication. For educators, e-learning provides flexibility, the ability to create engaging content with videos or podcasts, and offer additional assistance and support—anywhere, anytime.
The importance of technology in education weighs fairly high. At Vernon, we can equip your kids with the right tools to help them along their remote learning journey, along with providing valuable technical skills needed for future occupations.
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With a large number of the population working remotely due to impacts of the pandemic, remote work has shown to increase employee productivity, lower operating costs and reduce the use of sick days. COVID-19 has shifted from traditional business office settings to home office environments; however, this has provided flexible working times as well as ensuring the safety of employees.
Forbes Magazine mentions, “Remote work is not going anywhere any time soon.” (2020). “Companies would be wise to prioritize the “remote work revolution” as a strategy to enhance their top objectives in this new decade.” With this in mind, there have been five proven benefits of remote work for companies.
Productivity – Remote workers are an average of 35 – 40 per cent more productive while working from home.
Performance – Remote work and location independence can produce results of 40 per cent in fewer quality defects.
Engagement – An increase in productivity and performance can be combined to create effective engagement, with a 41 per cent decrease in absenteeism.
Retention – 54 per cent of employees said they would switch job roles if another company provided more flexibility.
Profitability – Organizations will have savings of $11,000 per year per part-time remote worker, which is equivalent to a 21 per cent increase in profitability.
Many businesses have suggested they will continue to provide remote working accommodations for their employees, post-pandemic. Vernon can help you keep your business running smoothly by supporting all your rental needs, from installing a mobile office to aiding you with a virtual conference.
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For more information about the benefits of remote work, read this Forbes Magazine article.