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Americans might never come back to the office, and Twitter is leading the charge

Americans might never come back to the office, and Twitter is leading the charge.

By: Elizabeth Dwoskin
Source: The Washington Post
Date of Publication: October 1st, 2020
Twitter’s plans for work from home indefinitely have prompted a wave of copycats. But its transformation has been two years in the making — and the rest of America can learn some lessons.
REI to sell brand-new headquarters outside Seattle, embrace 'new normal' of remote work _ Fox Business

REI to sell brand-new headquarters outside Seattle, embrace 'new normal' of remote work

By: Travis Fedschun
Source: Fox Business
Date of Publication: August 13th, 2020
Company walking away from 380,000-square-foot building and 8-acre campus.
Walmart pushes forward with new HQ plans to help staff collaborate post-pandemic

Walmart pushes forward with new HQ plans to help staff collaborate post-pandemic

By: Phil Wahba
Source: Fortune
Date of Publication: June 3rd, 2020
In contrast to the many tech CEOs viewing work-from-home as the new standard well after the pandemic eases, Walmart’s chief executive says face time at the office will remain crucial to how the retailer’s corporate employees function when things get back to normal—and once its new campus opens.
After flocking downtown to woo millennials, offices might be moving back to the suburbs

After flocking downtown to woo millennials, offices might be moving back to the suburbs

By: Lauren Thomas
Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: May 31st, 2020
“Is office space going the way of retail in five years? That’s what investors are really trying to understand,” said James Farrar, CEO of real estate investment trust City Office REIT. After a wave of office deals in downtown districts such as Manhattan, activity looks to be picking up again in the suburbs – at least in the short-term.