Remote-working checklist: 10 top challenges you’ll face during the giant work-from-home experiment
Now that millions are working from home, the challenges will become clear.
Here are 10 to watch out for.
By Daphne Leprince-Ringuet
The office coffee machine has never been quieter at 10 o’clock in the morning on a weekday. As governments ask workers to stay confined to fight back against the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, physical offices are shutting down one after the other, and businesses are entering the world’s largest work-from-home experiment to date.
Employee laptops are being stockpiled, whiteboard meetings have switched to shared-screen video conferences, and after-work drinks are surviving in the form of Slack channels. For many employees, remote working means less commuting and a new reality and new worries. For most CIOs and their teams, who have been working behind the scenes of the transition, the shift to remote working is…