Remember when everyone was jealous of the fact that you worked from home? How does everyone feel about it now? Working from home definitely has a lot of perks. For companies, it means they can actually get a lot more from their team members. According to studies, remote workers throw in three extra hours of […]
Setting up a new home office requires careful planning. In this article, we take a look at six essential items to get your home office started.
I’ve worked remotely with the team here at Ideas2Live4 for close to 10 years. COVID didn’t change our working habits one bit. But few have the experience of our team to fall back on. Our team has become used to the isolation that can be a blessing and a curse. We’ve also become used to […]
Finding the right desktop riser comes down to your height, computing equipment, office space, and budget.
Every business that is operated or managed from home will require some sort of workspace, but not all will require an office in the traditional sense. If you operate a freelance photography business, for example, your main workspace maybe your darkroom. If you operate an automotive paint shop, then your workspace will likely be the […]
Working from home can be difficult for the many distractions that come with it. The most common are chores, and kids if you have them. Now if you are sharing your home office or workspace with another person like your partner, then that’s another challenge to face. It’s not just about who uses the work desk at what […]
When you work from home, as so many of us do during this quarantine period, you likely spend most of your waking hours in the home office. So it only makes sense to organize this space and make it more visually pleasing. When everything is nice and tidy, you increase your efficiency and have a […]
Six tips for beating distractions and procrastination! My working career spans 50 years. For at least 30 of those, I’ve worked from a home office. For the last 20 years, I’ve lead a team of focused writers, social media specialists and coders… all from my home office. And they all work from home too! It […]
Studies show remote workers are happy and productive. Yet even in industries where the practice is popular, companies have struggled with how much to embrace remote work. What gives?
Working from home can be a big benefit to employees, offering them flexibility and freedom to take charge of their own time.
But there are challenges that perhaps don’t seem obvious at first glance.