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The drive to get people back into offices is clashing with workers who’ve embraced remote work as the new normal.

A six-minute meeting drove Portia Twidt to quit her job.

She’d taken the position as a research compliance specialist in February, enticed by promises of remote work. Then came the prodding to go into the office. Meeting invites piled up.

The final straw came a few weeks ago: the request for an in-person gathering, scheduled for all of 360 seconds. Twidt got dressed, dropped her two kids at daycare, drove to the office, had the brief chat and decided she was done.

I had just had it,” said Twidt, 33, who lives in Marietta, Georgia.

For the full article: Employees Are Quitting Instead of Giving Up Working From Home by Anders Melin and Misyrlena Egkolfopoulou

Source: Bloomberg