In this Business English lesson, you’re going to learn the Office Phrase ‘Hot-desking’
Let’s say it again. ‘Hot-desking’
Now, let’s do an activity. I want you to guess the meaning of ‘Hot-desking’ from the sentence below…
“Her boss wants her to consider hot-desking as she now only comes into the office once or twice a week.”
WHAT IS ‘HOT-DESKING’ IN BUSINESS?
Its a trend in which workers take whatever desk is available, instead of having one assigned space or permanent desk.
And here’s another example of how to use the phrase:-
“Because of the pandemic, employers have had to revise floor plans for health and safety purposes to create new hot-desking areas.”
And another example sentence…
““Hot-desking is excellent for me socially. I work in a big company, and I have a different desk every day, so I meet new colleagues easily.”
And a final example…
“The Company is considering switching to hot-desking and will invest in IT (Information Technology) resources to meet the new challenges that might arise.”
Ok, now it’s your turn. Here’s an activity for you. Use the Office Phrase ‘Hot-desking’ to make a sentence. You can answer in the comments section below the YouTube Channel video and I’ll take a look.