Working From Home Tips

  1. Designate/create a workspace (even if it’s very small)
  2. Make your space inviting
    • Bring in adequate lighting
    • Use a comfortable chair
    • Clear your space of clutter
    • Create a clear writing/working surface
    • Remove any items not essential to work
  3. Design and follow a schedule (firm start and end times)
  4. Use earplugs or headphones to decrease distractions
  5. Create a space for work files (bin, book shelf, filing cabinet)
  6. Use a small desktop file stand for current projects
  7. Use a folding screen (if available) to separate work area from living area
  8. Clear your “desk” and put work items away at work day’s end