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