Returning to work and AI confusion on The Future, This Week

This week: will Silicon Valley finally move online? And AI is confused by our weird behaviour. Sandra Peter (Sydney Business Insights) and Kai Riemer (Digital Disruption Research Group) meet once a week to put their own spin on news that is impacting the future of business in The Future, This Week.

The stories this week

02:18 – Tech companies considering letting employees work from home forever

16:15 – AI gets confused by our weird behaviour during the pandemic

23:11 – Facebook to embrace hiring of remote workers

Other stories we bring up

Even the pandemic can’t kill the open-plan office

Over 25% of tech sector wants permanent work from home

Our previous conversation around office space on Corona Business Insights

Our previous conversation around productivity and remote work on Corona Business Insights

The end of the office as we know it

What will tomorrow’s workplace bring

Facebook predicts that 50% of the company’s employees could be working remotely within the next 5-10 years.

Minimum wage for H-1B visa holders could reach $250,000 a year


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