25% of all new job postings in July were advertised as remote, up from 19% in the fourth quarter of 2021. An increasing number of jobs are allowing remote work in all the professions tracked by Robert Taft Talent Solutions. Legal, business and finance operations, and management occupations have the most quarter-over-quarter growth.

Return to the Office
Most employers expect some in-office time from workers, and the majority of that group have already called their teams back or will soon. When companies expect workers back:

  • 64% Are already back in the office
  • 20% Within the second half of 2022
  • 12% Not returning to the office
  • 2% 2023 or later

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Point of No Return?
Plans to return workers to the office could cause companies to lose over half of their workforce.

  • 24% of managers have lost employees because of return-to-office requirements
  • 53% of workers say they would quit if required to return to the office full time

Source: Robert Half