In this episode, Bob’nJoyce unravel the merits and drawbacks of a hybrid workplace. Many companies are finding a middle ground that allows for both in-person and work from home. A recent HR Magazine article suggests that compromise work solutions are a wise choice that meets both business and employee needs.
Some of our insights include:
The art of co-designing can be messy.
The debate/dialogue about hybrid workplaces takes finesse to be successful.
The factors in a good decision or design are the:
- needs of the business as the first element to protect
- tailor made solutions for maximum flexibility for associates
- guide to decisions of overall values and policy that combines business and people considerations
- legal considerations and best practices
Like it or not, we are in a new era in which what, where, and how a workplace is designed is all experimental.
So come on in. Grab a snack. Welcome.