Return-to-office surge slows in cities as GM delays in-person policy

Bosses had hoped that Sep. 5 would finally be the date when workers would return to the office. Yet after an initial uptick in commuters, the resurgence of in-person work already seems to be slowing down. Office occupancy in ten cities tracked by Kastle Systems, a security access card provider, dipped slightly to 47.3% in … Read more

Your boss is ordering you back to the office even though they have no idea if COVID is really over

Labor Day marked the end of the total work-from-home era for many US workers, with companies including Apple, Comcast, and Peloton demanding a return to the office after the long holiday weekend. The unspoken premise behind the edict was that the COVID pandemic as we know it is over—or at least a shadow of what … Read more

CEOs said a recession would return workers to the office—The opposite happened

Bosses predicted—or perhaps desperately hoped—that the threat of a recession would give them the upper hand in their battle with employees to return to the office after months of hybrid and remote work. They wagered that an economic slowdown—and the layoffs that often accompany it—would make workers more desperate to keep their jobs and thus … Read more

Remote Work Is Over In These Markets — And Here’s What They Have In Common

Unsplash/Luke Peters While bosses and workers continue to wrestle over workplace return policies in the largest US employment hubs, in mid-sized and small cities, employees are largely back at their desks full time. The return to the office has been far more robust in places where the government-mandated lockdowns were shorter and where people use … Read more

Co-working spaces set to grow as companies opt for hybrid model

Co-working spaces like Awfis and Smartworks will have their offices full as more and more firms allow their employees hailing from Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities to opt for a hybrid mode of work. Most of the companies are opting for flex working spaces in cities such as Chandigarh, Surat, Lucknow, Visakhapatnam and Jaipur. A report … Read more

GitLab CEO: ‘Remote work is just work’

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An anonymous social network is exploding in popularity during return to office and the Great Resignation

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