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Hello my friends,
The battle between companies and “reluctant to return to the office” employees rages on.
This exchange on the topic made me laugh ↓
Entrepreneur, Jason Calacanis, tweeted about employees refusing Apple’s proposal for a “hybrid” return:
Which I thought was a fair point until I saw this contrarian genius in the replies:
Jason seemed swayed:
When employees won’t agree — to a proportionally higher number of days at home (two workdays + weekend) than at the office — the result is a bit of a Prisoner’s Dilemma.
Companies that focus on the outcome rather than the principle will seemingly establish a competitive advantage.
More on creating your own competitive advantage below ↓
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