flexible working

Will job losses in big tech companies call a halt to hybrid working?

An economic downturn in Silicon Valley could have unseen consequences for new ways of working as future-of-work pioneers take a tumble and shed jobs

Are caring commitments slowing down the return to office?

This WORKTECH Academy Briefing looks at the record numbers of workers staying away from the workplace to meet caring responsibilities, and at the opening of Apple’s new London campus

Attitudes to hybrid: positive but juniors get raw deal

Employees are appreciating the benefits of hybrid working but are being held back by a lack of investment in enabling technologies, especially younger staff, according to a new report from Condeco

Chicago looks to the recent past for clues about the future

Making the workplace a hybrid centre for wellbeing, collaboration and creativity is not quite the new-fangled thing it is made out to be, as speakers at WORKTECH’s Chicago 2022 conference explained

No quick fix: why firms must continue to evolve hybrid model

As hybrid takes hold, many organisations are trying to ‘wait it out’ instead of resolving their future strategy. Could a more complete commitment to workplace change yield better results?

VR vision: what will workplaces look like in the metaverse?

Businesses should stop viewing the metaverse as a space of fun and start to seriously explore its potential to boost productivity, enhance networking and provide a more inclusive environment

Munich faces up to the challenge of reluctant returners

The Bavarian capital was once an icon of well-engineered business success. Now its companies are battling to make the office relevant to the new hybrid era, according to the WORKTECH Munich 2022 conference

Flexible-friendly Berlin lives up to reputation for disruption

Berlin has been at the epicentre of artistic, social and political disruption in the past. Now its workplace culture is set for transformation, according to the WORKTECH Berlin 2022 conference