This article is part of a series of updates to our Steelcase guide “Navigating What’s Next: The Post-COVID Workplace.”
Remote work requires a lot more formalization of what would be more informal in the office.
Going back to work, for most people, is going to feel a lot different than when they left. The changes, at first, may feel surreal, with people wearing masks, separated by partitions and avoiding physical contact – no more fist bumps, hugs or handshakes.
Our expert panel offers strategies for how to navigate the post-COVID workplace across the time horizons of now, near and far.
A healthy, engaged and productive work environment starts with conversations about people’s needs and how to adjust individual and teamwork practices to create a new balance.