Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 19 September 2020

Business Extra: Adnoc and Microsoft on the shift to remote working

Adnoc’s Ali Al Sayegh and Microsoft’s Naim Yazbeck join this week to discuss the future of the workplace

With the public health crisis has come huge shifts in how we live, work and interact. Some form of remote working is likely to become a fixture for many companies even as we take tentative steps towards easing restrictions.

Co-hosts Mustafa Alrawi and Kelsey Warner are joined by Ali Al Sayegh, vice president of internal communications & employee engagement at the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc) to talk about the massive shift and its affect on productivity and employee morale at one of the UAE’s biggest employers.

To tackle the implications for technology - the enabler of our WFH migration - Naim Yazbeck, a director for Microsoft UAE, also joins the conversation.

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