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The Future Of The Workforce

The pandemic created a sudden shift from in-office work requirements to scatter across millions of private homes. Now that vaccines are turning the tide, many are left wondering if they should return to a cubicle at all.

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There's no doubt that the pandemic has changed the way most of us work. But as people get vaccinated and we anticipate life getting back to normal, what's the future of working from home and the future of the workplace?

What will be the new "new normal"?

Jamie Belinne:

  • Assistant Dean for Industry Engagement at the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston

Dietrich von Biedenfeld:

  • Assistant Professor in the Marilyn Davies College of Business,
    at the University of Houston – Downtown

David Maldonado:

  • Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Houston-Downtown specializing in ​Business Law, Human Resources Law, Employment Law

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