The announcement from Pfizer and BioNTech regarding their first candidate COVID-19 vaccine is 90% effective is a reason to celebrate for all of us, and particularly for those who are waiting to be able to switch jobs or get new jobs, to recharge, and work in a new environment with a combo of WFH and Office space.
British research firm Crosby Textor ran a survey a couple of weeks ago across the globe which finds that job losses were the highest in India as 86 percent of those surveyed feared losing their jobs and livelihood post-Covid-19 lockdowns. In comparison, this fear is only 31 percent in Britain, 33 percent in Australia, and 41 percent in the US; and yes, a reasonably high 71 percent amongst Hongkongers.
Following Job profiles have greater impact and are more vulnerable to infection as they the Jobs are in ‘contact with others’, ‘physical proximity’, ‘exposure to disease’ will fall from favour. Medical professionals like doctors, acute care nurses, family, and general practitioners, respiratory therapists, physical therapists, emergency medical technicians, ambulance drivers, ward boys , firefighters, and police officers, people who make and serve food, deliver goods, and keep stores open, barbers, fast-food chain workers, athletic trainers, Jim Instructors and manicurists, retail salespersons, concierges, restaurant servers, and cashiers, service workers and small businesses, flight attendants and airline pilots, choreographers, dancers, actors, and singers – they are all headed to become ‘negative’ professions for a while. Dangerous jobs because of potential risk and exposure to the infection; and jobs that may dwindle in some cases because of falling consumer demand.
AirbnbCareers at Airbnb suggests that there is no vacancy for India and all the Vacancy which exists today are located in China. A brief overview of the following vacancy states that the AirBnb is expanding only in China.
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