Third of under 35s worried they are falling behind in careers@ 2021/06/18
A new survey of 1,235 UK adults in full-time employment has revealed that many are worried about the effect remote working has had on their professional development.
The new research from Soffos.ai has revealed that 34 percent of employees aged between 18-34 fear they are falling behind their peers. This is compared with just 12 percent of over 55s.
Only 22 percent say their employer has invested in their professional development since March 2020 and 37 percent were hesitant to approach managers for extra support during the pandemic.
Nearly a third say they will consider leaving their job in the next 12 months if their employer does not invest more actively in their professional development
Younger employees are struggling with the impact of remote working on their professional development.