IT Pros Aren’t Missing the Office

Hybrid, remote, or on-premises? Now that the risk profile for COVID-19 has changed, organizations and their workforces are facing the following questions: Do we go back to the office or were we just as productive when we were remote? Do we compromise with a hybrid schedule, and if so, who sets the terms of that … Read more

The Future of Work is Here

When we talk about the future of work, the obvious elements that come to mind are remote work, Zoom-style meetings, new office designs, automation, diversity, generational differences, and new types of jobs replacing traditional ones. Here’s the news for young people: Retiring Baby Boomers who reflect on their first jobs can recall that all of … Read more

Return-to-Office Moment Drives Discord

“Bet your dog is missing you.” That was the message on one of the poster boards in the lobby of a Toronto office building in March 2022 to welcome workers back to the office. But for office workers who spent the past two years working from home during a pandemic and maybe adopted a dog … Read more

Combating Ransomware for a New Era of Work

By analyzing 537 violations across 17 countries, IBM and the Ponemon Institute recently found that remote work was a contributing factor in 17.5% of cases over the past year. Additionally, working remotely increased the cost of these breaches by $1.1 million, in part by making them more difficult to contain. According to the study, when … Read more