2021 City COVID Survey: Local Government’s New Normal » COVID-19 Will Impact the Future of Local Government Workforce

COVID-19 will impact the future of the local government workforce

 

53% of respondents said that COVID-19 has caused their local government to uncover new leaders and 44% said that COVID-19 has accelerated retirements.

These data points – especially in the context of flexible schedules and work from home – suggest that COVID-19 will have a lasting legacy on the makeup of the local government workforce.

Do you think recent events have changed team dynamics in your local government?
53% of respondents said that COVID-19 has caused their local government to uncover new leaders and 44% said that COVID-19 has accelerated retirements.

 

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