In her article on hybrid work (Opinion, FT Weekend, January 8) Camilla Cavendish emphasizes the value of informal personal interaction between senior and junior staff in a physical office.
When I joined BP, long ago, everyone was awarded a degree according to their seniority. No one was told what their degree was. It was shrouded in absolute secrecy. However, the tea lady clearly knew who qualified for a “cup or a pot” or even a tray or a biscuit.
Lost key information with Zoom.
John N Turnbull
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom