Executive Article Summary
Work flexibility is on the minds of almost every knowledge worker and is probably on your mind as well. Remote work has many advantages. At the same time, face-to-face meetings dramatically enhance team collaboration as referenced in this excerpt:
What early digital commentators missed is that even if we can work from anywhere, that does not mean we want to. We strive for places that allow us to share knowledge, to generate ideas, and to pool talents and perspectives. Human aggregation, friction, and the interaction of our minds are vital aspects of work, especially in the creative industries. And that is why the quality of the physical workplace is becoming more crucial than ever — bringing along watershed changes.