Advertisement
Back To Daily Digest
Tags: BUSINESS

Could Remote Working Be Taking A Hit?

In a private meeting, JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon indicated that the company’s productivity levels were falling due to their employees working from home. Now, the bank is encouraging employees to return to the office.

Additionally, Google CFO Ruth Porat recently stated that in-person collaboration is essential to fostering innovation, which suggests that companies are starting to see some downfalls of remote working.

According to interior design firm Vocon’s recent survey, remote working fatigue is starting to grow as productivity drops. The survey of 450,000 employees found that there has been a 40% decrease in productivity over the past few months. One respondent added that the culture at their workplace is their key to success and attracting top talent, but that it is suffering from remote working.

The Latest News
Delivered To Your Inbox

The September survey produced vastly different results than the one conducted in April, which revealed that 56% of business leaders viewed productivity levels as excellent.

Knowing this, we can expect companies to opt for a hybrid approach that allows employees to work from home and in the office for at least part of the time to meet the needs of all work styles.

“Each business leader is faced with a host of considerations, and they must select the solution that works for their unique circumstances,” said Megan Spinos, director of strategy at Vocon. “There is no one size fits all solution, and every organization must assess what is right for them and customize their own approach.”

ABOUT Aayat Ali
Aayat Ali

Aayat is an editor for the Daily Digest based out of Kentucky. She has worked with local coworking spaces since August of 2017 and enjoys taking her firsthand knowledge to write about the fascinating, constantly evolving world of flexible workspaces. Feel free to reach out to her at [email protected] View all posts by Aayat Ali

Latest on Daily Digest

Why Being “Always On” Is Hurting Workers

Wi-Fi 6 To Transform Workplace Connectivity

Amazon Extends Remote Working Policy Again

The Office Will Still Play A Vital Role

Preparing Employees For The New Future Of Work

Deloitte To Close Four Offices

Benefits Technology Is Needed In The Remote Era

WeWork Remains Confident In Its Future

Report Finds Promising Future For Flexible Offices

The Office Will Never Look The Same

What Causes Workplace Burnout?

Ad
Advertisement

FOLLOW US

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • RSS
  • instagram
  • pinterest
Ad
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement