Stories by Mike Elgan

Why meetings don't work anymore

Meetings don't work. Or, at least, the majority of staff meetings are time-wasting, productivity-killing, creativity-stifling products of wishful or delusional thinking.

The trouble with hybrid work

Hybrid work — that's the answer. Employees can work part time in the office, part time at home, right? Problem solved or maybe not?

How Apple Reality is getting real

Apple, not Meta, is more likely to offer a compelling vision for avatar-based virtual business meetings. The pieces are already being put in place.

What’s an office good for, anyway?

The transition to hybrid work raises a lot of questions about physical office space, such as, “What's an office actually good for in a hybrid work context?”