Resilience is safely returning to the workplace

As you move toward bringing employees back, give your teams the tools to help them stay safe and productive on the job with solutions from Microsoft.

Read the Return to Workplace Guide to Building Resilience

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Reopen, return and engage with confidence

Strengthen the resilience of your people, teams and organisation to adjust and adapt no matter which stage your organisation is currently at

Return confidently with Microsoft Power Platform

Help protect your workforce during each phase of your return – and be ready for what’s next – with a comprehensive set of apps and dashboards that help you:

  • Determine the readiness of different locations and manage their reopening.

  • Manage COVID-19 cases, identify hot spots and aid in case management.

  • Keep employees safer and productive with self-service tools and screening.

  • Monitor occupancy, health supplies and safety procedures.

Provide safer workplaces with Azure IoT

Safeguard the work environment and build confidence in your ability to reopen safely. Deliver on your commitment to worker safety with Internet of Things (IoT) solutions built on Azure that help you:

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  • Improve insights around health and safety practices.

  • Reduce transmission risks and touch points with contactless interfaces.

  • Lower risk of exposure with proximity monitoring and thermal screening.

  • Protect your workspace and assets to promote well-being.

Support working remotely and on-site with Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Teams

Keep your people and teams productive, connected and secure as they return to the workplace. With Microsoft 365 and Teams, you’ll be able to:

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  • Manage meeting settings and meeting room capacity with touchless experiences.

  • Provide a more natural, human meeting experience and support inclusive collaboration between remote and on-site attendees.

  • Gain visibility into how employees spend their time through Workplace Analytics.

  • Connect people across the organisation with Teams Live Events and Yammer for company all-hands meetings and town halls.

Welcome to the future of business resilience

Further strengthen the productivity and collaboration of your employees as they return to the workplace by learning how to assess and build resilience across every area of your organisation.

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How to Safely Reopen Your Business

Understand the key principles needed to confidently bring employees back to the workplace and how customisable, pre-built solutions from Microsoft can help.

“We’ve been running Microsoft Teams live events and they’ve gone down really well with staff. I think they will definitely be here to stay”.

Darren McKenna, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust

“What it does mean is that we can bring people back to work and flex this working from home capability that we now have.”

Mark Bartlett, Charterhouse Holdings plc

"I don’t think we’ll ever go back to providing services the way that we used to; a remote option will always be part of the offer".

Dale Huey, Associate Director of Psychology, GMMH

“The use of Microsoft Teams has transformed the way we are able to communicate and collaborate and connect”.

John Chambers, Ricoh UK

"Teams is part of this highly secure, interoperable platform that O2 employees use to stay productive from anywhere".

Jim Barton, Head of Workplace Services, O2

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Other ways to strengthen your resilience

Hybrid work

Create an environment with the flexibility your employees and customers want and boost innovation across your organisation in the process.