For many of us, our home environment is shifting to a work environment. This change may be temporary but nonetheless, it can be difficult to adapt and create the right surroundings when you are not used to working remotely. Most importantly, it can be challenging to remain productive and minimise distractions while transitioning from our usual home routine to a work one within the comfort of our own home.
You may be working from home by yourself, which can feel isolating. Staying connected with our work colleagues is even more important during this time. Whether you are communicating through a work chat space, phone calls, Facetime or video-call meetings, staying connected means staying inspired. A simple “good morning!” message may be just what someone needs to start their day. We would normally do this when arriving to work, so why not do this while working remotely?