Over One Third of Workers Will Quit if WFH Ends

A recent poll is bad news for employers wanting to resume in-office work post-pandemic, with 35% saying they’ll quit if work-from-home (WFM) ends.

WSJ: Tripadvisor Adopting Hybrid Work Model

Tripadvisor CFO, Ernst Teunissen says that the company is going to hold the line on adding back costs. Trip Advisor reduced expenditures by a staggering 32 percent in 2020 as governments worldwide banned and restricted travel.

WSJ: Zoom Is Harder On Extroverts

The Wall Street Journal has an interesting article today that concluded that Zoom video conferencing is surprisingly harder on extroverts than introverts.

Nearly a Quarter of Professionals Have Left a Big City Due to Remote Work

A new poll has revealed major changes in the American workforce, with some 23% of respondents moving from a big city due to remote work.

Microsoft Azure and AWS Big Cloud Winners Amid Pandemic

As the global pandemic has accelerated cloud adoption, Microsoft Azure and AWS have emerged as the clear winners.

Wedbush: Microsoft Has ‘Unparalleled’ Cloud Advantages

Dan Ives, Wedbush Senior Technology Analyst, is bullish on Microsoft thanks to its “unparalleled” advantages in cloud transition.

Bill Gates: Over 50% Of Business Travel To Go Away Permanently

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says that over 50% of business travel and 30% of time in the office will never come back even after pandemic restrictions are lifted

Study: Remote Work Hurting Employee Engagement

The massive shift toward remote work during the pandemic is making it tougher for employees to stay engaged and motivated according to a new report.

Airbnb: Working From ‘Any Home’ Huge 2021 Trend

An Airbnb commissioned survey reveals that the work at home trend will be transforming into the ‘working from any home’ in 2021. The survey says that 83% of employees are in favor of relocating as part of remote working.

VMware COO: We Are So Happy That Zoom Exists

VMware COO Sanjay Poonen says that Zoom has changed the future of work. “I first saw Zoom on my phone and it was beautiful.”