Before the pandemic, many employees were pushed to keep working when they were unwell. I recall in a previous job (with a different employer) sitting through a training session which effectively told us work regardless and you do not need to feel 100% to go into the office. This is a term called sickness presenteeism
One thing we have learned from the pandemic, is to not go into the office if we are feeling unwell. Many more people now have the capabilities with technology to work from home and we are encouraged to not go in if unwell.
I’m not here to preech for or against behaviours – always use your own judgement on such matters. What I wanted to do with this post is to share an interesting article on this topic and the behaviours around this.
Read more here