Ottawa Now – ‘We had to adapt to change’: Shopify may shift to permanent work-from-home model


The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to conduct their operations remotely. Local tech company Shopify took things one step further this week, announcing its offices will remain closed until 2021 and that most employees would continue to work from home permanently. Brittany Forsyth is the Chief Talent Officer for Shopify and she joins Kristy Cameron on Ottawa Now to explain how the company came to this decision.