Technology communication concept Along with providing tools to communicate with all employees, technology can manage health and wellness information when needed. (Photo: Shutterstock)

With the rollback of the mask mandates and the decrease COVID – 19 infection rates, companies are considering what the return to the office will look like. Companies are scrambling to find ways to keep track of the changes while managing the safe return to work and addressing the needs of employees who will remain virtual. HR professionals will have a new set of requirements on their hands but there are ways to navigate the post-pandemic office paradigm that allows better employee engagement while managing safety. Technology can help make that transition easier for everyone, including HR and employees.

According to a January 2022 Pew Research Center survey, “61% of those working from home today say they do not want to return in person to their workplace, and 38% say their office is closed.” CBNC notes this is a “reversal from October 2020, when 64% of people were working from home because their office was closed, and 36% were doing so out of preference.”

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical information including cutting edge post-reform success strategies, access to educational webcasts and videos, resources from industry leaders, and informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM, BenefitsPRO magazine and events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and

Already have an account?



Join BenefitsPRO

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to navigate the shifting employee benefits industry. Join now!

  • Unlimited access to - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including and
  • Exclusive discounts on and ALM events.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join BenefitsPRO

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.