work from home

30 April 2020
Posted by Joanne

It used to be that managers/companies didn’t mandate remote work due to fear of employees slacking off. However, research has shown that working remotely makes it even harder to switch off. Those who work virtually often work the longest hours of all—at a more intense work pace, and in some cases, under more significant stress. With the…

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23 March 2020
Posted by Joanne

It’s week two of your new work reality, and by now you’ve totally realized that the dining room table isn’t going to cut it as your permanent place of productivity. break Because whether it’s noise from the TV, the pitter-patter of tiny feet (be they human or animal) or the plaintive refrain of “I’m bored/tired/hungry”,…

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18 March 2020
Posted by Joanne

Power Tools: the apps & add-ons you need for a smarter WFH experience You’re halfway through a week of mandated work from home—one of many weeks to come for an indeterminate period. How are you holding up? While many workers are accustomed to taking the occasional #WFH day here and there, some may need help…

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13 March 2020
Posted by Joanne

So you’ve suddenly found yourself using the dining room as a makeshift office, dressed in sweats, hand sanitizer on-deck, alternately foraging through the fridge for snacks and flipping through daytime talk shows. Your company has mandated that all employees telecommute until further notice. Welcome to the world of working from home. You’re one of us…

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