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A Field Guide to Interpreting Statistics on Remote Work

by Craig Roth  |  June 9, 2020

The proliferation of statistics on remote work and work-from-home (WFH) has me in a COVID-induced analytic stupor these days. Remote work has received a huge amount of attention during the...

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Remote Work: The New Ab-Normal

by Craig Roth  |  April 6, 2020

Has the era of remote work finally arrived?  It's received more interest to be sure.  But remote work is not "the new normal" for companies and workers that have been suddenly...

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My #1 Work-at-home Tip: Know Yourself

by Craig Roth  |  March 30, 2020

I've seen many tips lately for new remote workers. But what works for some people may not for others.  Creating a strict schedule, designating a workspace, keeping out kids and pets,...

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Digital Workplace Vendors Should Offer Free Access or Premium Upgrades During COVID-19

by Craig Roth  |  March 23, 2020

Cloud-based digital workplace services are in high demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic. What should vendors of these services do that balances the ability to do good while helping others against not...

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Any "COVID-19 Bump" in Digital Workplace Spending May Be Hamstrung By Economic Impact

by Craig Roth  |  March 18, 2020

Digital workplace vendors have expressed a surge of interest in their product due to the sudden increase in remote work forced by the coronavirus (COVID-19).  Does that mean a short term...

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If You Don't Work in the Cloud, How Does Anyone Know You're Working?

by Craig Roth  |  February 3, 2020

"Adoption" is one of Gartner's most popular inquiries about digital workplace.  How can you convince workers to get off their solo, on-premises ways of working and "work out loud" with cloud office...

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Do I Have Too Many meetings? Too Many Emails?

by Craig Roth  |  January 8, 2020

How do you determine if your employees have "too many" meetings?  Too many emails? I've entertained this question many times over the years as part of my interest in "enterprise attention management". ...

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In a Nascent Market, the Buyer Can't Even Tell You What They Want

by Craig Roth  |  October 22, 2019

The current cloud-based collaboration market is still emerging despite its long history. I'd even go so far as to say it is "nascent".  To understand why I would classify it as ...

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Do Older Workers Have High Digital Dexterity?

by Craig Roth  |  July 11, 2019

Today I want to walk through one of the more interesting findings from my digital dexterity index (DDI) research. While aggregating an index of six questions from a larger survey...

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Digital Dexterity Means Succeeding When Introducing New and Better Ways of Working

by Craig Roth  |  June 11, 2019

A digitally dexterous organization is one that can succeed when introducing new and better ways of working. In all this talk about digital dexterity and how to increase it, sometimes...

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