Hybrid Work Resources

We have curated a collection of blogs and news items that we found important to the future of work in the Asset & Wealth Management business.

Wilbanks Partners Four-Part Series on Hybrid Work

Hybrid work is here to stay. Read our series on navigating these new regimes successfully. This is…

Wilbanks Partners Commentary: Hybrid Work — The Pitfalls; Significant Organizational Shortcomings Exist (Part 4)

Rapid migration to hybrid work policies has reduced the time for in-person, co-located work. This…

The Quarterly Journal of Economics | Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Chinese Experiment

A fascinating, comprehensive, and data-driven study on the impacting factors and outcomes of remote…

MIT Sloan Management Review: How to Sustain Your Organization’s Culture When Everyone Is Remote

“A time of disruption presents an opportunity to remind employees of aspects of an organization’s…

American Psychological Association | The future of remote work

A thoughtful read on the importance of companies to implementing strategic change in support of…

The Latimer Group | Creating a Culture: Best Practices for Strong Virtual Communication

“In remote or hybrid environments, communication must be intentional: we can no longer rely on…

Forbes: The Secret To Better Meetings

“A bad meeting can be expensive. Think about how much each person in the room gets paid by the…

Ignites | Fidelity to Add 12,000+ Jobs

“We know that people are looking for flexibility, variety and the freedom to explore areas of…

Bloomberg | Workers Are Winning the Return-to-Office War Because They’re Right

“The real reason why people don’t want to go back to the office full time is that they don’t see…

Ignites | 7 Shops, 7 Takes on Hybrid Work

Really good hard data on emerging hybrid work policies. All these seem to be well thought out and…

Ignites | Want a Peek at State Street’s New HQ? Make a Reservation

"The new HQ will be radically different from the old one, owing largely to design trends predating…

The New Statesman | It’s Confirmed: Meetings Are a Waste of Time

“Micromanaging came down when there were less meetings, and stress came down… autonomy increased,…

FundFire: UBS Will Allow Some US Employees to Work Remotely Full Time

This is another great example of employers working to be creative and flexible in the adaptation of…

New York Times: A Two-Year, 50-Million-Person Experiment in Changing How We Work

This is fantastic data on the future of hybrid work. The challenges of the new normal are immense,…

Harvard Business Review: Dear Manager, You’re Holding Too Many Meetings

More interesting data from Ben Laker, Vijay Pereira, Ashish Malik, and Lebene Soga on the…

Axios: Employers’ Uphill Fight

Interesting new data that complicates the hybrid work policy discussions for professional services…