Zooming into better work-life balance? Gender and equity insights from New Zealanders’ experiences with working from home
March 8, 2022
We assess the potential implications of the increasing trend towards working from home on wellbeing and career progression, particularly regarding the impact on women.
Although most New Zealanders found the working from home experience during the recent lockdowns a positive experience overall, our research commissioned by ASB Bank finds women took on a greater share of childcare and home-schooling duties. We discuss ways to mitigate the impacts on career progression to ensure equity for all workers.