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Okay, We’re Back in Our Cubicles

What’s the real reason I’m sitting here as a writer with perfect remote skills?

We’re all going back. Even if Apple has paused its march back to the shrinking hybrid work schedule. How long will my company allow the hybrid-lifestyle to be part of my gig? I don’t know, I hope not to stick around long enough to find out.

What’s Remote Work?




We’re being asked to come back to the office. But leadership knows we’ll be less efficient, less happy. Why are we going back to our cube farm?

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John McElhenney

John McElhenney

John McElhenney is an author, life coach, and musician who lives in Austin, Texas. He’s best known for his single dad blog, The Whole Parent. (

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