BEST PRACTICES FOR WORKING FROM HOME
Working from home has gradually become the new normal.
As we begin a new month today you might want to add ‘getting-used-to-working-from-home’ to your to-do list.
Some studies show that working from home can be very productive, However, it comes with its challenges and distractions.
So here’s how can you make the best out of it.
- Get fully ready for the day
Get fully ready for the day and pretend you’re actually going to work. The mental connection you make between work and an office can make you more productive, so do all the things you’d do to prepare for work.
- Organize your day.
To stay on schedule, structure your workday to maximize efficiency. Segment what you’ll do and when over the course of the day. create personal events and reminders that tell you when to shift gears and start on new tasks.
- Choose a dedicated work space.
Consistency is an important aspect to working from home. To achieve this, you may want to dedicate a specific room or space in your home to work.
Make sure your workspace functions efficiently for you.
- Take breaks.Schedule time for frequent breaks throughout the day. Sitting for a long time is stressful and will sap your energy. Take occasional breaks to clear your mind and step away from the desk.