Cindy Auten: Will Phil See His Shadow?
Huffington Post - over 5 years
February 2 marks another Groundhog Day. Another year I cross my fingers hoping that Phil won't see his shadow... or maybe I want him to see it. I can never remember, but mark my word, I'm rooting for spring. The reality usually sets in though -- it is February and I do live in the D.C. area. It's a safe bet that Old Man Winter will stay for a while longer.
The irregular weather patterns lately have us all scurrying to find our jackets, snow gear, or even at times flip flops. It's been an odd season. Whatever Phil has in his hat (or up his sleeve), the forecast tells us that, as an organization, we have to prepare for whatever he throws our way.
That's where we see a huge return in working remotely. The rise in BYOD adoption, video conferencing, and other mobile technologies means we are able to stay connected to the office and our colleagues no matter where we are. We are no longer commuting to the office every day. Telework is becoming more of the norm across both pub...