NPR NY: Many plan to telecommute if NYC transit goes on strike; Will they learn they really don’t need the trains?
Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
“In past strikes all 300,000 of these commuters would crowd the highways and bridges into Manhattan. Either that or risk losing their jobs. But there is a big difference between the last strike in 1994 and this week.”
Kate Lister’s insight:
“…once companies realize that they can continue to operate, that their people are more productive, and that they can save money, it’s going to be hard to get people back on that train, says Kate Lister, president of Global Workplace Analytics.