Author, Malcolm Gladwell is not in favor of working from home. He believes people need to come into the office to feel a part of something larger than themselves.
Gladwell may have a point. Employers agree with this sentiment. However employees see it differently.
Human beings want to be a part of something larger than themselves and they also desire to socialize. Being part of a company fills both needs. How these needs are met is the question.
Companies may fear losing employees as a result of the requirement for them to return to the office. What is a happy medium here? One of the possibilities is a hybrid work schedule and flexible office space.
Give your employees a space close to home to feel connected to your firm’s mission. Call GE Grace if you’re interested in seeing NY office space at 646 312 6800.