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Impressed by remote work of Apple employees, Cook sees permanent changes

Cook said he doesn't believe Apple will "return to the way we were because we've found that there are some things that actually work really well virtually"

Tim Cook, Chief Executive Officer, Apple
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Cook said 10% to 15% of Apple employees have gone back to the office.

Mark Gurman | Bloomberg
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said he’s been impressed by employees’ ability to operate remotely and predicted that some new work habits will remain after the pandemic.

During an interview at The Atlantic Festival on Monday, Cook said Apple created products including new Apple Watches and iPads that are launching on time this year, despite the need for most employees to work away from the office due to Covid-19.

Cook said he doesn’t believe Apple will “return to the way we were because we’ve found that there are some things that actually work really well virtually.”

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First Published: Sep 22 2020 | 8:36 AM IST

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