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Working from home is more popular than ever. With companies realizing the value of allowing employees to work from home, and with the increase in the number of small business owners, it is estimated that more than 10% of working Canadians work from home.
Working from home has its advantages: you don’t have to worry about rush hour traffic, you can make lunch at home, you can dress in more casual clothing and you generally have more flexibility.
Working from home is very different from working in a company office. “Many people working from home, whether they are self-employed, working remotely, or out on leave, experience difficulties that those in an office setting don’t. But there are still a number of ways you can be just as productive at home as you are in the office,” says Melissa Stanger in the Business Insider.
To be successful and productive, learn to be a self-starter. Here are 10 tips to be more productive when working from home:
Working from home is becoming a viable option for employees today, and you can be productive and successful working from home if you set up solid ground rules first.