Remote workers are missing face-to-face interactions, study claims

Remote workers are missing face-to-face interactions, study claims

Remote work appears to be taking a tool on many individuals, with the loss of face-to-face interactions resulting in reduced emotional engagement. That’s according to a Jones Lang LaSalle study of 3,300 former office workers from around the world. It found that 66% of...
Businesses invest in golf simulators, wine tasting + free honey to lure workers back

Businesses invest in golf simulators, wine tasting + free honey to lure workers back

Businesses are investing in more upscale workplaces in an effort to lure workers back to the office. They’re looking to buy more spacious premises with amenities and perks such as custom-built lounges, games rooms with ping-pong tables and foosball, outdoor areas...
Google buys New York office building for $2.1B amid campus expansion

Google buys New York office building for $2.1B amid campus expansion

Google said it’s going to splash out $2.1 billion on a New York City office building even as it moves towards a permanent, “hybrid work” approach that will see many of its employees work remotely much of the time. Google’s purchase of the St. John’s Terminal building...