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LISTEN BACK: More than 6 in 10 workers 'love the idea' of remote working hubs

Jul 21, 2022 12:07 By News Northern Sound
LISTEN BACK: More than 6 in 10 workers 'love the idea' of remote working hubs LISTEN BACK: More than 6 in 10 workers 'love the idea' of remote working hubs
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More than 6 in 10 workers say they "love the idea" of remote working hubs and would be willing to use one of the Government's new 242 Connected Hubs facilities, if there was one in their area.

That's according toTaxback.com latest Sentiment Survey of over 1,200+ taxpayers.

Meanwhile, 55% of those surveyed consider working in the office to be more expensive than working from home.

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To date, the State has invested more than €100 million upgrading former banks, Garda stations and other disused buildings to convert them into remote working hubs.

The target is to have 400 hubs by 2025 and the Government has launched a voucher scheme this summer to give people free access to these hubs as a sort of taster of what's available.

Mark Corcoran of Taxback.com's Employee Financial Wellbeing Service spoke to our reporter Diarmuid Pepper about these findings.

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He began by explaining how remote working hubs operate:

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