Like most of you, mac-tech didn’t have time to ask “how” we would meet the WFH challenge, we just had to do it. mac-tech went fully remote in less than 5 days. You might imagine that’s it was easy for an IT company, but we like to think it was mostly about our employees, who remained focused on the IT needs of our clients while juggling some of the same challenges themselves
The circumstances of the coronavirus, COVID-19, outbreak has prompted an unprecedented, major shift in the work experience of the entire globe. For those of us at companies large and small able to do so, the next few weeks will have us working from at home longer term than we would have first imagined and may reshape office work for years to come.
A little history: Earth Day was founded in 1970 out of the want to educate and bring public awareness to environmental issues. It’s no secret that as a species, we’ve wreaked a bit of havoc on our one and only inhabitable planet as no other species has.
Everything we do has an impact on the world around us and that definitely includes all of the technology around us. Many tech companies these days recognize the strain their devices or services put on the environment and work to offset it. See below for a roundup of some Earth Day reading we’ve been doing in the mac-tech office.