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City Limits: A Working Dilemma- Is Remote Work A Fit For Everyone?

Central New Yorkers converted toy rooms, dining rooms and kitchen tables into offices during COVID. More than 30 percent of U.S. employees reported some form of teleworking amid the pandemic. But with COVID concerns dwindling and public health policies lifting, many employers are calling their workers back to the office. Newly examined data shows the select industries that are making a permanent jump to remote work. Tarryn Mento explores the nature of remote work for both employees and employers.

Tarryn Mento is an award-winning digital, audio and video journalist with experience reporting from Arizona, Southern California, Guatemala and the Dominican Republic. Tarryn produces in-depth and investigative content for WAER while overseeing the station's student reporter experience. She is also an adjunct professor at Syracuse University.