Remote workers haven’t been as innovative… that’s a problem because new pandemic challenges demand it.
Most executives don’t realize that there is only one primary justifiable business reason for purposely maintaining a 100% on-site workforce. And that is a laser focus on their need for continuous industry-leading innovation. But, unfortunately, that goal has generally only applied to some smaller startups and well-known major “innovator firms” like Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, Facebook, IBM, and Salesforce. In contrast, it has been true that historically a hybrid or mixed workforce model (a mix of on-site and remote) that encourages a larger percentage