James Durie - The furlough scheme and getting back to work

May 07, 2020, 03:16 PM
In this episode, Nigel speaks to James Durie, Chief Executive of Business West Chambers of Commerce and West of England Initiative, about the possible implications for businesses if government relax the coronavirus furloughed workers scheme too soon, and what a return to work may look like for many.

Nigel gets James' thoughts on:

  • The current 'state of play' for the furloughed workers scheme (0:40).
  • Overcoming the challenges of getting back to work (2:15).
  • New shift patterns, longer working days and remote working - employers must embrace change (2:47).
  • A government road-map or timetable (6:05).

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