A Year Into the Pandemic, Marketers Reflect on the Bright Spots of Remote Work

Colleagues feel more connected than ever, people are mastering a work-life balance and productivity is on the rise

Illustration of working from home
Remote work has allowed marketers to foster new relationships. Sujean Gahng for Adweek

When offices closed down last March, the initial novelty of wearing sweatpants to meetings and avoiding long commutes to work wore off quickly for some. But even among the marketers that are dying to get back to desks that don’t double as kitchen tables, the pandemic has offered a few silver linings.

@emmyliederman emmy.liederman@contractor.adweek.com Emmy is a freelance writer for Adweek covering breaking news and brand marketing.