Apple Considering Vaccination Requirement for Employees Returning to Offices

Apple has not decided whether or not it will require vaccines for corporate employees that return to work this October, according to CNBC‘s Josh Lipton. Cook reportedly told Lipton that Apple is primarily focusing on when to have employees return, but the company is “monitoring things daily” to determine whether a vaccination requirement “is the […]

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Apple Employees Continue to Fight Return to Campuses and Push for Better Remote Working Options

Apple has made it clear that most of its employees will not be able to work remotely on a permanent basis, but that isn’t stopping some corporate staff from continuing to push for more relaxed remote working rules, reports Recode. In a new petition that went out this week, employees are asking Apple to allow […]

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Apple Not Expecting Most Corporate Staff to Return to Offices Until June 2021

The majority of Apple employees likely won’t be returning to work at Apple’s Cupertino campuses before June 2021, Apple CEO Tim Cook said today at a town hall meeting, details of which were shared by Bloomberg. Cook said that while face-to-face collaboration is important, Apple’s success amid the pandemic this year could potentially lead to […]

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Most Apple Employees in U.S. Won’t Return to Offices Until Early 2021

In an interview ahead of Apple’s third quarter earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook told Bloomberg that Apple employees in the United States won’t be returning to their offices until early 2021 as the coronavirus continues to spread in the United States. Apple initially had some employees return to its campuses in mid-June, with some […]

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First Phase of Apple Employees Returning to Apple Park Kicks Off June 15

Apple is proceeding with a multi-phase plan to begin having employees return to its Silicon Valley campuses, and the first phase of the process will begin on June 15, Apple said in a memo to employees sent out this week. According to Bloomberg, employees have been informed that the first phase will be “very limited” […]

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Apple Implementing COVID-19 Prevention Measures as Employees Return to Work

As employees begin returning to work at Apple’s Apple Park and Infinite Loop campuses, Apple is implementing COVID-19 prevention measures that include testing, social distancing, and temperature checks, reports Bloomberg. Some employees, such as hardware and software engineers, began returning to ‌Apple Park‌ in May. Some of the people who are working at the campus […]

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Apple to Continue Paying Contract Workers While Campuses Are Shuttered

Contract workers at Apple’s Silicon Valley campuses will continue to be paid their normal wages while Santa Clara County’s shelter in place order is in effect, an Apple spokesperson told The Wall Street Journal today. The announcement was a departure from Apple’s original plans. Over the last few days, hundreds of contract workers were told […]

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