DJ O’Meara Solicitors have seen many changes throughout their 130-year history and have learned a thing or two about how to adapt. Switching to cloud-based servers seemed like a no brainer for the firm, and when COVID-19 hit, their pandemic-proof system turned out to be a godsend.
When employees began working from home, businesses were suddenly being operated from bedrooms, kitchen tables and home offices. This in itself brought significant challenges as employees adapted to this new
The rights of employees to request remote working will be underpinned by legislation and, separately, there will be a code of conduct introduced on the right to disconnect and switch off from engaging with emails or other messages during non-work hours.
Over the last few years, we have seen a surge in Cloud Computing, remote or virtual desktops, Office 365, and team collaboration tools like Sharepoint and communication apps like Teams.