Equip your workforce with an operating system that enables them to work at home, in the office and everywhere in between with Lenovo® devices with Windows® 11, available from Insight. This ebook explores how this powerful duo of hardware and software offers simpler ways to interact, stay connected and boost productivity.
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Hybrid work is the new normal, which means your company needs an operating system that enables your people to work at home, in the office, and everywhere in between. The release of Windows 11, the operating system designed for hybrid work, provides your people with simpler ways to interact, stay connected, and be more productive.
It’s the smarter way to make hybrid work work. On a scale of one to 10, that’s an 11.
The future of work is HYBRID work.
51% of people prefer the option to work fully remotely – but they prefer a hybrid experience.1
74% of U.S. companies are implementing permanent hybrid work models.2
Windows 11, while designed for hybrid work, works for ALL scenarios.
But a hybrid-work world is not a perfect world. Yet.
42% of remote workers spend more time on email than a year ago.3
38% of C-suite managers were slower to make decisions when working from home.4
52% of remote workers multitask more during virtual meetings than a year ago.3
11% admitted to taking a shower or using the bathroom during a meeting!4
And there’s some debate over productivity levels.
80% of employees say they are just as productive since going remote or hybrid.1
54% of leaders fear productivity has been negatively impacted since the shift.1
Creative productivity is inside the box.
1 in 4 remote workers thing that working from home hurts their creativity.4
Top 3 reasons:
46% Less face time with their team.4
44% “I’m working in a bubble.”4
40% Harder to collaborate on calls.4
And virtual collaboration could use an upgrade.
43% of C-suite executives were forced to delay major launches as a result of employees collaborating virtually.4
of remote employees ranked “team collaboration” as the aspect of their work that suffered the most.4
Then there’s this:
1 in 5 remote workers
met with colleagues in person against company protocol, despite COVID-19 isolation policies!4
The most common reason cited:
“To collaborate on a project together.”4
Enhanced collaboration features.
With Windows 11, your hybrid teams can be winning teams – regardless of where they work.
Microsoft Teams enhanced
With collaboration features integrated right into your taskbar.
Better microphone control
Turn your mic on/off directly from the taskbar.
App and window sharing
Instantly present any app or Window from your takbar in meetings.
Intelligent noise canceling
That dynamically adapts to ambient noise.
Dynamic background blur
Windows 11 blurs movement behind you for stress-free meetings.
Refreshed Microsoft Whiteboard
With 40 new templates and 12 new sticky notes.
Improved productivity features.
With Windows 11, your hybrid-workforce productivity can soar.
Hero start screen
With a centered Start and taskbar, providing effortless navigation.
Arrange open windows that adapt to the size of your screen.
Windows 11 remembers and restores your layouts.
Create a separate desktop for each project, and switch instantly between them.
Get personalized aggregated content, including calendar, tasks, weather, and news.
Lenovo devices designed for the modern workforce complement an OS designed for hybrid work.
ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 10
A refined and redesigned 14-inch business laptop, it boasts Dolby® Voice technology combined with higher resolution FHD camera options for an even better user experience.
ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7
Reimagined for an improved end-user experience with a new communications bar that houses an FHD and IR camera. Plus, a 360-degree hinge helps you quickly move between laptop, tablet, tent, and stand.
ThinkBook 13s Gen 4
Designed for the modern professional, it’s the slimmest Lenovo ThinkBook yet. With metal on three sides, this laptop feels premium, looks modern, and is the ultimate portable companion.
ThinkBook 15 Gen 4
With unhindered performance, impeccable style, and cutting-edge smart features, this business laptop’s optional touchscreen lets you navigate the display like your smartphone.
This go-anywhere high-performing beauty is engineered with an FHD RGB + IR dual camera and an ultra-slim 4mm bezel design, providing the highest screen-to-body ratio of any ThinkPad. Ever.
Satisfying the aesthetic and functional desires of modern employees, its FHD RGB + IR camera and massive user-facing speakers deliver an awe-inspiring communication experience.
Lenovo recommends Windows 11 Pro for business.
Contact your Lenovo technology services partner to learn more about upgrading to Windows 11 Pro on modern Lenovo devices.
1 Microsoft. “2022 Work Trend Index: Annual Report.” 2022
2 Accenture. “The Future of Work: A Hybrid Work Model.” 2021
3 Asana. “ANATOMY OF WORK GLOBAL INDEX 2022.” 2022
4 Lucid. “Report: How collaboration and creativity are su ering in the wake of COVID-19.” 2021