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Digital Salarymen? – Teleworking and the Post-Coronavirus Japanese Economy

Aidan Gilbert, The University of Edinburgh – 29 March 2021 What does office life look like in Japan? Ask many a westerner the first image that comes to mind when mentioning working in Tokyo and you would receive a very familiar answer. Legions of suited up salarymen and women rushing from office to office, jam-packed…

Microsoft forecasts the next great disruption as hybrid work

Microsoft Stories Asia – 23 March 2021 The research from Microsoft’s first annual Work Trend Index has concluded and the findings point to several key themes highlighting the acceleration of pre-Covid working trends. The report addresses important changes in working behaviour that all leaders should be aware of as we enter this new era of…

Thailand, a paradise for digital nomads

France24, Wassim Cornet – 5 February 2021 Covid-19 has revolutionised the working environment, with much of the global population now working remotely from home. This is convenient for many of us, however now imagine your ‘home’ is Koh Phangan, Thailand. This is reality for these digital nomads that have taken their digital work overseas. Watch…