1. Be ‘Office-Ready’:
It will prepare you mentally to begin productive works/activities while working from home.
2. Set regular Office-Hours. Bring work-discipline:
Finish all your works prior. Start working like regular office-going hours.
3. Clear Working Hours:
Convey your working hours so that people around you don’t interrupt.
4. Take breaks:
It helps you stay active and refreshed to continue working enthusiastically.
5. Use any good apps/software to manage your work and time:
You can manage your schedules, meetings, tasks, etc. Clarity increases productivity.
6. Complete a certain percentage of work per day:
Make this a ‘must-follow rule’.
7. Choose a convenient schedule for you:
Working from Home brings convenience in allocating and scheduling tasks.
You can prepare a convenient schedule based on your working hours and working style. This technique enables you to stay productive while working from home.
8. To-Do List:
Your 'To-Do' list gives a boost to start and execute tasks confidently. So make it crisp.
It brings clarity. Starting work becomes easy. Productivity will increase.
Good Communication with your fellow workers and employers is essential.
10. Stay in Perspective:
Know your duties and responsibilities of working from your convenience. Don’t take it to your advantage.
11. Separate Work credentials:
Have a Separate phone number, email, and other internet ID for work. It allows you to stay well-organized and overcome Personal-Work clashes.
12. Keep yourself updated:
Like the office environment, train yourself with new skills. Improvise. Learn new things.
13. Get dressed:
It’s an easy and effective little step that you can take to stay productive while working from home.
14. Gather everything you need before you sit to work:
It eliminates distractions.
15. Take it as an advantage:
Working from home has freedom. Use this freedom to improve your quality of work.
The more effective you utilize it, the more productive you become.