By | Leon Ho | www.lifehack.org
Both small businesses and multinational corporations in different parts of the world are rolling out work from home policies in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak. More and more jobs are calling for remote workers and becoming home-based. While that may be a dream for some, switching from a structured office environment to the comfort of your own home can be challenging in surprising ways. Learning how to work from home is important if you want to be efficient and effective at your job, so we’ll start you off with some great working from home tips.
At home there are many distractions, less accountability, and less communication than when you’re working in the office. Some top distractions that will compete with your productive time include housework, family at home, email and instant messaging, and the social media. However, that doesn’t mean you can’t still be productive. There are lots of ways to keep yourself working productively from any location.
Whether you work from home every day, a couple of times per week, or even if you’re just working from home while you recover from an illness, these tips can help you to get the most out of your remote work hours.
1. Dedicate a Space for Work
It is highly essential to dedicate a workspace in your home.
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