Looking After our Furloughed Colleagues

Updated: Jun 5, 2020

How can we keep in touch with any colleagues and friends that have been furloughed during this difficult time? Journey HR's Sue Shaw looks at how to engage all of your colleagues and employees during the Coronavirus crisis.

On 26 March, the term furlough went from being a rarely used word to one everyone is talking about. On that date, the UK Government took the unprecedented step of launching a dedicated furlough scheme that aims to protect jobs in the wake of the coronavirus crisis.

While furlough isn’t an ideal solution for every business, it is one that can help companies to keep hold of their key staff and survive this difficult time.