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Heading Back to the Office? The Case for Hybrid in a Post-Pandemic World

When Time announced “The World’s Largest Work-From-Home Experiment” in February 2020 in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, there was speculation and discussion about what it would mean to ‘work from home’ and if it might fundamentally change the way we do business in the future.  At the very least, it helped test the idea of a mixed or hybrid approach to work, and at an unexpected scale, to […]

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Ready for the Hybrid Office?

For more than a year, media sources have been referring to “The World’s Largest Work-From-Home Experiment” and how it may have permanently changed the concept of how work is done.  That is very likely true in a broad sense, but the reports of the demise of “the office as the beating heart of most businesses” […]

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Is the 9-to-5 Workday Dead?

Perhaps not for us all, but the changes to where, when, and how we work are unmistakable.  Companies are no longer restricted to the available talent in a specific geographic area, nor expected to pay for relocation to acquire desired candidates.  Across the tech space, companies have been using the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic to analyze […]

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What is hybrid working…and why does it matter?

The pandemic has fundamentally changed the way we work in the present, and likely the future as well.  While many had some experience working from home, most organizations were not ready for the immediate long-term changes associated with operating with a remote staff. When we return to the office post-pandemic, we should expect the workplace […]

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In-Person Event Blues? 5 Tips for Taking Your Event Digital

We have seen wholesale changes over the last several months because of the uncertainties surrounding COVID-19.  Shelter-in-place orders in many areas forced companies to evaluate how they communicate and stay connected with colleagues and customers.  Conferences in many industries are an omnipresent part of the business that are used to showcase new technologies or to […]

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Work is Not a Place Anymore

Remote work was already on the upswing before the pandemic. Now WFH (work-from-home) is firmly established in our vocabulary. In the post-COVID 19 era, remote work is in fact work-from-anywhere (WFA). As part of the massive WFA experiment, companies have also realized that WFA does not mean less productivity, and frankly, employees crave the flexibility […]

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Are you working from home, or living at work?

Contrary to what many experts believed when the great global “work from home” experiment was suddenly unleashed upon us in 2020; six months on, it does not seem like we have arrived at the Shangri-La of telecommuting and flexible work. Many thought that having saved so many hours from long commutes to work, we would […]

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Will We Ever Return to The Office?

While we await a vaccine that will finally put this Covid-19 nightmare behind us, we are simultaneously thinking of how we will live with the virus until then. How will kids learn? How will we travel? Will we vacation this summer? And yes, how will work look beyond the current remote work options? McKinsey did […]

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Post Pandemic: Planning for what’s next in IT

With most of America confined to their homes, it should come as no surprise the COVID-19 pandemic is reshaping the world from our interactions with other humans and the way we work. As a result, many organizations have been required to rapidly change their systems and technology stacks to support the shelter-in-place requirement mandated by many states. Although organizations are juggling […]

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