In the debate over whether the future of work should be remote or in-office, the answer increasingly appears to be “neither—and at the same time, both.” Even as they prepare their offices for return-to-work, companies are announcing that employees will have more options to work from home. More than half of office workers say they… (more) The Future of Work is Hybrid. What Does That Mean for IT Teams?
Articles about Remote Work
Working from home is steadily becoming the standard for U.S. employees. In a recent PwC survey of U.S. executives, 83% of employers said their companies successfully shifted to remote work, and businesses are beginning to see the benefits. However, this raises some concerns as remote work may not be as secure as working in an… (more) How to Keep Documents Safe While Working Remotely
Conversations about the “future of work” have historically tended to overlook Information Technology (IT) teams. But with the Covid-19 pandemic, all of that changed. As shelter-in-place orders went into effect, almost every company, from schools to retailers to enterprise organizations, had to figure out how to operate remotely. IT was suddenly front and center, and… (more) The Future of Work is Happening Now. Is IT Ready?
There’s no one-size-fits-all formula for remote work. Everyone has different ways of working. Different times at which they work. Different work locations. Different time zones. Even though the rise of remote work isn’t a new trend, many people are still figuring out how to work remotely through trial and error, doing their best to stay… (more) 11 Best Practices for Working Remotely
Almost everyone loves working remotely, 96% of people would recommend it to a friend. But it’s not perfect, communication is the #1 challenge people have working remotely. This was the state of remote work. People loved it but communication was a legitimate problem. Then the coronavirus pandemic changed everything. People and companies were forced into… (more) How Coronavirus Has Impacted Remote Work
In what felt like an instant, our daily lives completely changed. Billions of people all around the world were told to stay at home. Even before states and countries began to shut down, companies like Twitter, Facebook and Google mandated that employees work from home. Now nearly everyone has been forced into it. Companies and… (more) Why Working From Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic isn’t Normal
Remote work is talked about so much and we’re quickly reaching a tipping point. It’s going to change the way every type of business operates. Whether a company is fully distributed (remote), co-located in one office or distributed across multiple offices, the way that work gets done will increasingly look like what we’ve been calling… (more) 58 Must-Read Remote Work Resources