Office workers everywhere were ordered to work from home, and for the first time, Whitt got a taste of a different life.
She was still doing her job, but without the grind of her commute.
She had more time to exercise and to plan healthy meals, and more energy for her six- and 10-year-old daughters.
"This pandemic has shown me there's more important things in life than having that busy corporate career.".
As the Canadian economy emerges from more than 15 months of COVID-19 restrictions and workers begin to return to the office, experts say a wave of employee resignations could trigger labour shortages in a variety of sectors.
"We're expecting to see a rise in attrition, really across all organizations," said Steve Knox, vice-president of global talent acquisition for human resources firm Ceridian.
I realized 'wow, I can't imagine doing this job for the next five years, let alone the next 25 years,' " Campbell said. »