If you haven’t already, it’s important to assess how you’re doing working from home and whether you need to make adjustments. Distractions are all around, regardless of whether you are in the workplace or in the comfort of your home. Both work settings have their own set of productivity killers, and a lot can hinge on an employee’s personal ability to avoid distractions.
Being efficient while working from home can be a challenge. It’s up to you to motivate yourself and be just as focused and effective as you would in the workplace. Keep in mind the following common distractions while working from home:
Distractions and home situations vary, so think about what or who else may be distracting you throughout the workday, and consider how to avoid those distractions during working hours.
Being a productive remote worker comes with responsibility, self-reliance, and resourcefulness. Set yourself up for success, and consider these tips to stay focused and efficient while working from home:
Overall, setting clear boundaries with both co-workers and anyone at home will help make the remote workday more focused and productive. If you’re feeling burnt out or often distracted while working remotely, talk to your supervisor or manager. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.