(Reuters) – American Express Co employees that are able to work from home should continue to do so for the rest of the year, Chief Executive Officer Steve Squeri said in a video message on LinkedIn as he spoke about a return-to-office plan.
“We still don’t know exactly when we’ll start coming back. We expect it will take several months in most locations. The key here is that returning to location will not happen all at once,” he said in an almost five-minute long video https://www.linkedin.com/company/american-express.
Squeri said the company would open buildings on a “location by location, floor by floor and colleague by colleague basis, with the work environment expected to be “completely different” from what it was before the outbreak.
“If you can work from home effectively, you should plan on doing this for the rest of the year,” he said, adding that AmEx’s offices in the near