How to Create a Productive Working Environment at Home



Do you work from home but find it hard to concentrate? Here's a few things that can make it easier.

Steps

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    Get a desk if you don't already have one. Make sure it's big enough to hold your computer, papers, pencils, and all the other essentials.
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    Get a file cabinet if you don't already have one. This will make it easier to find things you're looking for.
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    Make sure you are far away from a TV and any other distractions. You can keep a radio near if music helps you concentrate. Keep your personal computer and business computer separate. If possible, have a whole room be your office.
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    Add decorations. Having plants and paintings in the room may not seem like it makes much of a difference, but it makes it a lot easier to be in the room of long amounts of time.
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    Make sure you are comfortable. Have a nice chair to sit in so your butt won't hurt if you sit for too long. Wearing comfortable clothes helps too. Always have a fan near in case it gets too hot.
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    Keep pens, pencils, and notepads near.
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    Keep water and little snacks such as nuts in your office so you don't constantly have to get up. If possible, keep a mini fridge near.

Things You'll Need

  • Desk
  • Pens and pencils
  • Notepads
  • File cabinet
  • Business computer
  • Decorations
  • Fan
  • Radio (optional)
  • Mini fridge (optional)

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