What Really Happens When Workers Are Given a Flexible Hybrid Schedule?
While employees crave face time and prioritize productivity, they also lean toward looser options than the somewhat structured hybrid schedules on offer. Preferences vary: Extroverted teammates, gnarly commutes, and child-care duties can easily tip hybrid schedules toward home or office. Humans have work rhythms, however, and the patterns of the herd are telling — and surprisingly consistent. Here’s what Bloomberg found after consulting dozens of workers.