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BBC: Why you might be missing your commute

Nobody likes commuting – but with many of us now working at home, are we realising that the journey to and...

BBC: How offices will change after coronavirus

Pandemic-proofing offices could involve short-term fixes, new working patterns and long-term design upgrades that put hygiene at the heart of workplace...

NPR: Your Boss Is Watching You: Work-From-Home Boom Leads To More Surveillance

After two weeks of working from her Brooklyn apartment, a 25-year-old e-commerce worker received a staffwide email from her company: Employees were...

BBC: How to work from home – comfortably

Not everyone has home offices. But there are still ways to help your body avoid strain with these expert ergonomics tips.

BBC: Why are some people better at working from home than others?

In a world of telework, some people just take better to working from home. Does this productivity come naturally, or can...

NPR: Your Boss May Soon Track You At Work For Coronavirus Safety

The last time you were in your office, who did you walk past in the lobby? Stand next to in the elevator?...

BBC: The highs and lows of working from home

Since the lockdown began, millions of us have been toiling away trying to work from home for the first time: converting living...

BBC: Life after lockdown: How China went back to work

Much of the global population remains socially isolated to prevent the spread of Covid-19. But after months of lockdown in China, people...

NPR: Why Remote Work Sucks, According To Science

Like a decent chunk of the American workforce, Planet Money is now working remotely. Every morning, we have an all-staff video conference on GoToMeeting....

BBC: The reason Zoom calls drain your energy

Video chat is helping us stay employed and connected. But what makes it so tiring - and how can we reduce...

BBC: How to make the right decisions under pressure

There’s no roadmap for dealing with Covid-19. But even if we don’t know what decisions to make, there is a body...

BBC: What 50 years of remote work teaches us

As workers around the globe transition to working from home full time, we’re reminded that technology was never a limiting factor.

Anouncement

[Illinois] Faculty members, staff, teaching assistants honored with Campus Awards for Excellence in Instruction

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Faculty and staff members and graduate teaching assistants at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign this spring were honored...

Extending cancellation of summer events through July 5

Please see the message below regarding the extension of the cancellation of on-campus summer events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign...

Keeping Illinois connected remotely

Since universities sent students and employees home in mid-March as part of the greater societal effort to counter the COVID-19 pandemic, online...

[Illinois] University initiates fundraising program for student relief

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is introducing a supplemental relief fund to support university students dealing with financial...