“Geography is less important in an always-on, constantly connected world,” Jack Clare, chief information and strategy officer at Canton, Mass.-based Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc., told CIO Journal. “For most digital and technology roles, our teams could be based on the moon and be just as effective.”
“It does feel like that we’re at a tipping point. With technology tools, companies are forced to reckon with in-office policies,” Mr. Challenger said.
Gallup said in a 2016 report that 43% of U.S. employees worked remotely at least some of the time, up from 39% in 2012.