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58% of employees say hybrid and remote options are here to stay

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Going forward, only 24% of employees will be permanently based in an office and working at a single desk. 58% will either be pure WFH or hybrid workers. For many, today’s digital transformation priorities look very different when compared to…

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Airline employees took on new mission in Afghanistan conflict’s final days: Getting evacuees to the U.S.

In 17½ years as a flight attendant for United Airlines, Hope Williams has worked thousands of flights.But one recent flight will stay with her forever.Williams recalled the mixture of fear, uncertainty, relief and hope on the faces of hundreds of Afghan evacuees on the day they boarded the Boeing 777-300 that would take them from…

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Why Disgruntled Employees Are CyberSecurity’s Worst Nightmare

Frame036/ShutterstockIt’s easy to think that cybersecurity is all about keeping the data in and keeping the bad guys out. But what about your staff? That body of people already inside your firewall, and allowed to connect to your network. What if one of them turns rogue? The Disgruntled Employee The idea of an employee mounting…

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Apple employees are organizing to push for ‘real change’ at the company

A group of current and former Apple employees are calling on their colleagues to publicly share stories of discrimination, harassment and retaliation they experienced while working at the company. The call to action went up on Monday when the collective started a Twitter account called Apple Workers.  “For too long, Apple has evaded public scrutiny,”…

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Employees praised for pandemic productivity question new pressures to return to the office

If media employees have proven to their bosses over the last 18 months that they can be productive while working from home, why are they being required to come back into the office this fall?That’s a question employees individually and unions collectively are posing — and an angle they have used to push back against…

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Big tech companies are at war with employees over remote work

Silicon Valley — CEOs want workers back at their desks. Employees and the virus have other plans. Samuel Axon – Aug 1, 2021 1:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Apple offices in northern California.All across the United States, the leaders at large tech companies like Apple, Google, and Facebook are engaged in a delicate dance with…

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Don’t Lose IT Employees During the Great Resignation

Can digital transformation initiatives withstand the wave of resignations headed this way? IT leaders need to take a closer look at what they’re doing to keep employees — and better manage employee needs. Credit: Cagkan via Adobe Stock Without question, the biggest headline in technology right now is the talent shortage. The pandemic forced businesses…

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Epic employees to return to the office starting this summer

Epic Systems will require its employees to return to the office at least part-time starting in July.   According to a plan shared with workers this past week, employees will need to return to the electronic health record’s Verona, Wisconsin, office at least three days a week beginning July 19.   In August, employees will…

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UBS to let two-thirds of employees combine working from home with the office

FABRICE COFFRINI | AFP | Getty ImagesUBS is planning to let up to two-thirds of its employees permanently combine working remotely with being in the office, in stark contrast to some Wall Street banks. A spokesperson for the Swiss investment bank said it was “committed to offering our employees the flexibility for hybrid working (a mix…

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Many Distant employees Wind up paying for their own cybersecurity

Home News Computing (Image credit: Image Credit: Geralt / Pixabay) While a majority of employees who work from home take their work cybersecurity seriously, quite a few end up paying for it out of their own pockets.VPNOverview surveyed over a thousand full-time remote employees to assess their attitude towards cybersecurity along with the evolving cybersecurity…