Type of Content: News

Subtype: Website Post

Resource Title: ‘Giving People More Control’: Rise in Flexible Working is Enabling Older Workers to Defer Retirement

Publication Title: Digiday

Publish Date: September 27, 2021

An Office of National Statistics U.K. survey in June/July 2020 found that 11% of people older than 50 who were working entirely from home planned to retire later than they previously intended, compared with 5% of those who still had to go into the office throughout the pandemic. The ONS also found that one-third of workers aged between 50 and 69 who worked from home in April and May 2021 reported higher well-being, a better work-life balance, fewer distractions and faster work completion times as a result.

‘Giving People More Control’: Rise in Flexible Working is Enabling Older Workers to Defer Retirement

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