Is your company doing anything differently to adjust to remote work?
Automattic, the $3 billion company behind WordPress with acquisitions like WooCommerce and Tumblr, is fully remote. They know that recreating the office online is a hindrance to getting work done. Instead of being online 9am to 5pm with lots of meetings, communication is mostly asynchronous and text-based. Meetings are few and expectations are clearly documented. Work hours are flexible. Automattic considers themselves at Level 4 of remote work–which also describes a typical remote Holacracy-powered organization like ours.
COVID-19 has forced companies the world over to enact — or create — remote working protocols. The likes of Box, Amazon, Airbnb, Facebook…
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