How to strike a balance in a post-pandemic office

SourceThe National

With the UAE leading the Arab World in the Covid-19 vaccine drive, administering more than 10 million vaccine doses so far, businesses are planning for their post pandemic office lives. But the question on many business leaders’ minds is whether to go back to our pre-pandemic work setup, or if remote work will become part of our “new normal”.

Microsoft is implementing a hybrid business model, an arrangement that allows most employees to spend half of their time working from home. A hybrid business model is where your staff is made of freelancers and full-time employees.

Organisations in the GCC are also favouring a more...