This white paper looks at the main trends relating to workplace solutions and how you can prepare for them as a company.
The way we work today requires flexible solutions for communication and collaboration. Keen to increase productivity and innovation in your company? You need a technical workplace solution that is up to the job.
To be effective, these new, rapidly changing technologies must become part of the culture throughout your entire company. That's why our end-to-end New Work solutions place the focus on your employees.
The workplace of the future is a megatrend at the top of the agenda for modern companies ‒ and the same is true in Switzerland. After all, progressive ways of working boost productivity in companies and make for more innovation and creativity. This increases employee satisfaction and well-being, while impacting the economic success of a company.
The way society values work is changing, causing a shift in management mentality – ‒ away from rigid and strictly hierarchical structures towards flexible, modern working models that bring benefits to companies far beyond just technical innovations (such as agile teams, creative co-working spaces, working from home, etc.).
In the battle for the best skilled workers, locations and working conditions, investments in modern working models and New Work technologies are crucial. Act now and start your journey to the workplace of the future ‒ we'll be there to support you.
The facts about collaboration today
New, flexible approaches and home-working options are highly valued by Swiss companies and employees
of companies say working from home increases the appeal of a job. (The Changing Workplace, MSM Research, 2020.)
of employees would like to have flexible work options. (Work Trend Index: 2021 Annual Report, Microsoft Corporation, 2021.)
of working time is spent on communication (meetings, e-mails, chats, social media, etc.) (Three times the digital overload, Swisscom, 2020.)
Central management of all workplaces through one single portal. Keep an overview and promote individuality in the workplace.
“We can work anywhere, including at home, as if we were in the office. We’ve become much more agile.”
Helen Hugi, Project Manager Digitalisation, Selecta AG
“Employees need to pull together to ensure that modern working practices are successful.”
Claudia Nef, Head of Communications and Marketing, Hälg Group
“We have created new working environments that appeal in particular to young talent.”
Andreas Blum, Head of Solution Center Cargo, Corporate Divisions and Workplace, SBB
“Installing a new workstation takes less than an hour.”
Mike Siegenthaler, Head IT Infrastructure and Services, COFRA Holding AG
“Thanks to the thorough upskilling provided by the Future Work Consulting team, our employees are very happy.”
Martin Stalder, CIO, ÖKK
Why Swisscom is the ideal partner for your New Work projects
We use our many years of expertise to adapt our solutions to your specific needs.
We offer access to the very latest technology through our wide-ranging and certified cooperation with partners.
We promise professional support across all solutions through teams of experts – as around 500 customers can testify.
Your journey to the workplace of the future
Find out what factors will be relevant for the way we work in the future and how you can prepare for them as a company in this white paper.
Certifications & awards
Our many years of expertise and collaboration with leading technology partners is regularly certified and recognised.
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