Like many employees dealing with a changing world, you may suddenly find yourself working remotely, possibly for the first time in your career. While you may be excited about ditching the morning commute, you wonder how you’ll stay productive and on task, but it’s simple.
Get Dressed for Work
Donning business casual clothing every day is an easy way to convey to yourself that you are ready for work. Putting on your best suit isn’t necessary, but choosing an outfit that looks and feels professional will psychologically prepare you and curb your instinct to lounge around. After all, finding yourself on the couch mindlessly binge-watching your favorite show is less likely to happen if you’re wearing a smart button-down shirt and jeans.
Schedule Your Day
Although working from home sometimes means you can work any time, you may find that freedom a hindrance to productivity if you are prone to procrastination. …