- March 31, 2020
5 Tips to work from home during COVID-19
After the recent outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) worldwide, the World Health Organization advised staying at home to stop the spread of the virus, and it has become our responsibility to help stop the spread of the virus. But most of us can’t afford to stay at home without work, so we need to work from home.
Accordingly, many companies and corporations made their employees work from home. And this is considered a challenge for many employees as it’s a new situation for them.
So, to help you out, here are some tips to help in making working from home easier.
1. Find a Comfortable Workplace
This is essential to make you feel productive, also make sure you’re away from distractions to be fully focused. Not to mention that the couch and bed will make you extra comfortable and you may fall asleep.
2. Dress as you are at work
This will give you the vibe of being really at your office and will make you more focused on your tasks.
3. Create a list for your tasks
Sorting your tasks out will help you set a timeline to finish your tasks effectively.
There is a tool to help you do so which is Microsoft To-Do, it helps you manage your tasks and make to-do lists to avoid confusion.
4. Take regular breaks
To avoid stressing out and boredom you can take regular breaks to walk around in your apartment, wash your hands, take a snack and maybe socialize with your family.
5. Stay social with your team
Stay connected and keep up with your team for any updates considering your job. Also, try to maintain your relationship with them as if nothing changed to keep the workplace vibes.
There are a lot of tools to help you stay connected such as Whatsapp Groups and Zoom.
In the end, we hope you all stay safe at home and for this period to pass quickly.
And don’t forget to wash your hands regularly and keep safe