Our View Into a Post-Pandemic Workplace

Predictions of what the post-pandemic workplace will be have reached ridiculous proportions – from an overnight antiquation of the open office to total work-from-home governances the world over (the office is done for!). We’ve heard and read many a foolish idea in (over)reaction to how we should be proceeding. But, it’s safe to say, we are all wondering what the future holds when the dust of COVID-19 settles around us and we finally begin to reenter the workplace. And we should be. The office can’t go back to just as it was. As some states move to reopen businesses (ill-advised or not), each organization has some research to do and some decisions to make. How densely packed is your office space? How do your employees and customers interact within your space, and how often? Who in your office is most at-risk? What will your return-to-the-office schedule look like? Once COVID-19 …