By Erin Fox
San Francisco: Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has granted an choice to his workers to work at home ‘without end’ even after the COVID-19 pandemic subsides, Buzzfeed reported on Tuesday. Twitter has upped the ante after Facebook, Alphabet (Google) and others have requested their workers to work at home until year-end. In an e-mail to workers on Tuesday, Dorsey granted the choice for employees to work at home indefinitely. Twitter Rolls Out New Labels to Provide Additional Context on Tweets Containing COVID-19 Misinformation.
The choice would not apply to these required to make a bodily look, like sure upkeep workers, however these for which their jobs will be completed remotely, mentioned the report.
“We’ve been very thoughtful in how we’ve approached this from the time we were one of the first companies to move to a work-from-home model,” a Twitter spokesperson instructed BuzzFeed News.
Dorsey mentioned it’s unlikely Twitter would open its workplaces earlier than September. Twitter was one of many first tech firms to make it necessary for its almost 5,000 workers to work at home. Google and Facebook have additionally determined to enable most of their workforces to keep house and work by the top of this yr.
Facebook will open most of its workplace from July 6. Google workers can be ready to stroll into their workplaces beginning July, however majority of these whose roles enable them to work at home may accomplish that till the top of the yr. Google’s authentic plan was to preserve work at home coverage till June 1. E-commerce main Amazon India has additionally allowed its workers to work at home until October.