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What Should Change in the Post-Pandemic Workplace?


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With about 40% of Americans now fully vaccinated, workplaces are beginning to consider when and how employees will return to the office. But there are looming questions: has the pandemic forever changed how we think about the workplace? 

To speak more about how the American workplace has evolved because of the COVID pandemic, The 21st was joined by the deputy managing editor at The Atlantic and the ounder and CEO of Bunker Labs in Chicago.


Rachel Gutman, Deputy managing editor at The Atlantic and author of a recent piece titled “6 Questions for the Boss Who Wants You Back in Your Cubicle

Todd Connor, Founder and CEO of Bunker Labs in Chicago, a business accelerator supporting military-connected entrepreneurs, and he also co-authors a weekly column under the banner "Chicago Comes Back" at Crain's Chicago Business.


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