Armchair Critic: The business choices for advisers after Covid-19

The opportunities

clock
Brendan Llewellyn: "If you can deal with clients without going to see them then you can see and deal with many more."
Image:

Brendan Llewellyn: "If you can deal with clients without going to see them then you can see and deal with many more."

There is growing agreement that the reliance on technology to communicate with clients and colleagues has become a light bulb moment. Face to face work carries travel, accommodation and time-based all amount to expensive business costs and so Brendan Llewellyn asks what kinds of face to face work can be permanently converted to remote, and what business choices does that create?

No one is suggesting face to face is over, but it's certainly going to reduce. By how much is going to be a reflection of attitude and preparedness to change, recognition of the benefits of remote working...

To continue reading this article...

Join Professional Adviser

 

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights and market intelligence.
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on emerging trends and technologies
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters.
  • Make smart business decisions with the latest developments in regulation, investing retirement and protection.
  • Tap into our community intelligence through our regular Pro Adviser poll.
  • 
 Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes.

Join

 

Already a Professional Adviser member?

Login

More on Your profession

FSCS declares British Steel and Elysian Fuels-linked adviser firm in default

FSCS declares British Steel and Elysian Fuels-linked adviser firm in default

17 claims against Channel One FP

clock 27 January 2022 • 3 min read
Openwork Partnership 2022 graduates join workforce

Openwork Partnership 2022 graduates join workforce

'Investing in career development'

Jenna Brown
clock 27 January 2022 • 1 min read
Lee Hartley: "From an acquisition perspective we want to enable firms to deliver long-term organic growth."

Fairstone starts 2022 with double acquisition

East2west Financial Services and Brantwood FP

Jenna Brown
clock 27 January 2022 • 2 min read