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# future of work

Last year
Marie Sherlock: The government should scrap its remote working plans and start over
Labour Senator Marie Sherlock says the plans announced this week are not worth the paper they’re written on.
All time
Return to offices and workplaces could take place 'on a staggered basis' from August
Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said this could happen “if things continue to improve”.
The burnout generation: Anne Helen Petersen on the future of work
Here, we tease out some of the issues that will need to be tackled as we face into the “new” normal of working after Covid-19.
Opinion: The future of work after Covid has to be better than what we currently have
The great political challenge of the pandemic is fixing workplaces to be better than they are, writes Michael Taft.
Open Newsroom: What is the future of work after Covid-19?
In this discussion journalists Christine Bohan, Sean Murray and Adam Daly answer your questions and explore their research into the future of work.
'We are not at that point yet' - but when is a return to the office likely to happen?
Whether or not you’ll be asked to return to the office – and how often – will likely vary from company to company.
Government says working 'will never be the same again' - here's its plan for what it will look like
The way we work has changed dramatically in the last year - but what will it look like after Covid?
'A four-day work week could lead to greater productivity and wealth'
Fewer working hours could benefit both individuals and the economy, Kevin Callinan writes.
What you can do today to future-proof your employment
(By the way, the future is now.)
From pool tables to biophilic design: The changing face of the modern office
Our workspaces are changing. Here’s what’s shaping them.
The future of work: How these Irish workplaces are ending the era of the boss
We spoke to the forward-looking companies breaking down traditional hierarchies.