What you need to know
- Apple's corporate employees are heading back to the office.
- A report says a deadline of April 11 has been set.
According to reports, Apple's corporate U.S. employees will return to the office on April 11.
As tweeted by Bloomberg's Mark Gurman:
Now on @TheTerminal: Apple sets April 11 return to office deadline for U.S. corporate employees.Now on @TheTerminal: Apple sets April 11 return to office deadline for U.S. corporate employees.— Mark Gurman (@markgurman) March 4, 2022March 4, 2022
Apple has battled with getting employees back to the office for some two years but has been met with multiple setbacks because of COVID. Most recently, Apple delayed its return indefinitely back in December. From that report:
At the time, Apple gave its corporate employees a $1,000 payout to spend on home office equipment. At the time it was reported that Apple hoped to give employees four weeks' notice for their office return, so today's announcement fits in with that timeline perfectly.
Earlier this week it emerged Apple was dropping its mask mandates for both corporate and retail employees. From Thursday:
Master your iPhone in minutes
iMore offers spot-on advice and guidance from our team of experts, with decades of Apple device experience to lean on. Learn more with iMore!
Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
Before becoming a writer Stephen studied Ancient History at University and also worked at Apple for more than two years. Stephen is also a host on the iMore show, a weekly podcast recorded live that discusses the latest in breaking Apple news, as well as featuring fun trivia about all things Apple. Follow him on Twitter @stephenwarwick9