Notably absent from culture-shaping TV series such as Mad Men, The West Wing or Newsroom are scenes in which the lead character settles down at the kitchen table in their pajamas with a laptop and a mug of tea to get medieval on a PowerPoint. That’s because we still celebrate the office as a place where grand life moments and soaring ideas happen. Apart from in The Office. But the future of office work is the kitchen table. Or beneath the duvet. Telecommuting is not only here to stay. It’s about to shut down the conference room.