The big question since the pandemic: Will workers return to the office or is remote work here to stay? Already, some commercial forecasters are surprised by the reversal of what they thought would be a lasting desire to work from home. Office spaces may once again grow in demand soon.
While tech firms may be the most connected for a remote-work world, they’re showing some eagerness to lead the way in returning to work. Tech giants like Amazon and Google are pushing for a full-time return to the office and are even expanding their offices nationwide. After more than a year into the pandemic, some tech firms are joining other companies to pull back from the long-term trend of working from home that they anticipated.