Hybrid working here to stay, yet posing challenges for businesses and employees
Market conditions and employee attitudes suggest that hybrid working is here to stay, yet this is presenting obstacles for organisations and workers alike. Effective communication and collaboration channels that bridge the physical and virtual divide still remain a key challenge.
Meeting rooms as we knew them are gone – but are investments in the hybrid model where they need to be?
The pandemic is far behind us, but working from home remains fixed. Futuresource’s research from 2022 shows that the future of work is very much hybrid, prompting changes in how businesses approach meetings. Quality AV technology is becoming a key consideration for almost every enterprise, as they grapple with new working patterns and how to best support the dispersed workforce.
Is the industry focus on hybrid work failing customers?
The great hybrid work experiment has been a qualified success. Companies can function with higher levels of remote work – though collaborating creatively, building company culture and retaining staff are much more challenging with a distributed workforce.
UC&C market softening, but new strategies will drive growth
The Unified Communications and Collaboration (UC&C) market has experienced a pronounced power shift. AV vendors are increasingly working to an agenda set by the leading cloud conferencing platforms, with software now firmly in the driving seat.