Brazilians turn to ‘digital coworking’ to fight pandemic isolation

Brazilian professionals battling loneliness and productivity issues are connecting online — even with complete strangers — to help each other deliver results.

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Over a year since the beginning of the pandemic, Zoom fatigue is widespread. While working from home has provided significant advantages for some, packed schedules of meetings in front of a computer screen — with little to no social reward — have become more of a burden than an innovative way of working. However, there is a segment of remote workers who are embracing the ubiquity of video conferencing tools, using them around the clock in a bid to boost productivity. 

Attempting to create a fully online office equivalent, members of these so-called “digital coworking spaces” simply leave their...

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