Why Your Company Should Invest in Face-to-Face Interactions

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Andrew Neel

Social media, texting and email are replacing face-to-face conversations, and people are more isolated than ever. This affects our health, our personal lives and our work. We know it, but we’ve been slow to do anything about it. It’s time we got back to using our faces to do business.

According to GlobalWorkplaceAnalytics.com, 3.7 million employees now work from home at least half the time in the United States. The selection of technologies capable of keeping everyone connected has grown at a brisk pace, but the convenience of typing a message comes at a cost. Dependence on screen-to-screen communication has removed a level…

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