By Tanuja Akkannavar
The Coronavirus pandemic has made all the businesses halt their services, the same way the HR domain have paused their services. As every other business HR is also been affected by this lockdown situation and most of the HR firms have minimized their services or have put them on hold until the organizations re-starts their functions.
HR has to develop new frameworks and update its technology to offer better services to their companies and clients.
So how HR trends will transform their services post-pandemic is given below:
In this pandemic situation, every company have given their employees the facility of working from home, they are able to connect with each other using technology such as conference calls, messaging mediums, video calls and many more as such. So, post lockdown the HR companies have to improve their technology and upgrade their communicational mediums through which they can be ready to face any situation in the future and still offer their services. Hence, looking after all the current scenario and the usage of technology the HR’s have to work more on the technology used and make it as a mainstream channel.
By this lockdown, most of the companies have asked their employees to work from home and it is proved that the functions of an organization can be run from any place. An electronic device to work and communicate with the other employees and access to the internet, the norm of working from home may transform the way of working and emerge as a trend to the HR sector.
During this period of lockdown, most of the employees are finding their ways to upgrade their skills also the online certification institutes are offering free online courses. So, this will help the companies to continue the plans of upskilling their employees even after the lockdown. This concept of upskilling employees will get a great increase post lockdown as most of the employees are now working on improving their skills.
Because of the pandemic, many countries have implemented lockdown and most of the employees are affected by the recession that the companies are applying and the unemployment rate in our country has raised more than 25 percent. Post lockdown the demand for HR firms will increase as the people take their help to improve their company’s employee service and also some people get jobs through HR firms.
Post lockdown the companies will seek the guidance of their HR department or the HR firms in order to get the right talent in their company. As most of the companies might be going under loss and is unable to pay to their employees they think of recession and then hire the right talent. For example, if a company has more number of employees they try to hire such candidates who are excellent at multi-tasking. Through this, the companies will also be able to pay the right amount to an individual who does multiple tasks.
As said above post lockdown the demands for HR services increases and the companies serving these services have to improve their facilities which can attract their clients. Also when the demand increases the HR companies have to provide services which can meet their client's expectations and attain customer satisfaction.