You may have hoped that life and work would be back to a pre-pandemic normal by now. But many big businesses are giving up on returning to the office this year. As I write this, Amazon, BlackRock, and Wells Fargo are all pushing their return-to-office dates out to sometime in the future. And LinkedIn has thrown in the “back-to-the-office” towel completely. For their employees, full-time remote work is the future.