Airy, open space offices with hot desks hot desks Hot desks Hot desks is an office organisation system that does not allocate a desk to an employee, rather rotating it for the one that needs it at any point of time. and Instagrammable backdrops have turned into ghost towns during the ongoing pandemic.

This is most evident in the once-bustling coworking spaces, where community building activities to bond office goers from different organisations were commonplace. Not an option anymore.

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Based in Singapore, Ben covers news and stories from the hub of Southeast Asia. He covers the intersection of technology and business, and how it affects Singapore and Southeast Asia. Ben was previously a reporter at The Edge Singapore.

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