October 13, 2020 | technology | No Comments
- Dropbox just announced it will allow all employees to work from home permanently.
- The company initially ordered staff to work from home in March, during the initial outbreak of COVID-19 in the US.
- The company plans to convert its existing offices to coworking spaces to aid in team-building and collaborating.
- Twitter and Atlassian have also allowed all employees to permanently work from home.
- Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.
Dropbox is going remote — permanently.
The cloud storage company announced Tuesday it will allow all employees to work from home going forward. The shift comes after an internal survey found nearly 90% of Dropbox workers said they are more productive at home.
“Starting today, Dropbox is becoming a Virtual First company,” the company said in a blog post. “Remote work (outside an office) will be the primary experience for all employees and the day-to-day default for individual work.”