This past spring the entire way we work was thrown out the window, as thousands of Houstonians lost their jobs thanks to the economic fallout from the global epidemic and thousands more transitioned to working full-time from home. For many, as navigating the mute button on Zoom became a daily ritual, the rush-hour parking lot that was US 290 faded into distant memory.
But what will next spring look like? And the spring after that? How will COVID-19 affect the way we work in the years to come? We turned to three local experts to explain how work could change here in Houston—because it will change—in a post-pandemic world.