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01:10 — When the pandemic started 2 years ago, people went home to work and had to create a new work environment. Now, there are employees that may never physically come into the office.
01:50 — Why are we investing in leasehold improvements and IT equipment in offices that people aren’t really going to use? Rather, a better investment would be to spend money on the people that work for you, making everyone more effective.
02:26 — If you have employees that you want to be productive, stay healthy, and feel like they’re connected to your company, it’s time to set new standards for work-from-home.
02:47 — It’s also about infrastructure. Are we saying the standard is a decent enough work-from-home environment? It’s time to invest in employees during a time that’s hard to hire and hard to retain. It’s time to face the fact that people may be working in work-from-home environments indefinitely.
03:24 — CXOs and Board members need to equip employees and build a productive workforce, wherever they may be working.
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