That hybrid-first with remote options approach offers the best fit for the desires of the majority of employees who worked remotely during the pandemic. That's according to large-scale, independent surveys (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
) asking employees how they want to work after the pandemic. Data on productivity (1, 2)
also showed that employees are happier when working remotely.
Retaining your employees and boosting productivity makes a hybrid model with some remote options an example of wise decision-making
. But how do you transition to this model as you return to the office