by TransACT | Apr 6, 2020 |
The current global situation has pushed many workers into the uncharted territory of working from home. Whether this was a request from an employer, state-mandated order, or due to a child remote learning from home, working from home can be an intimidating task and you will need to change some of your habits and routines to make working from home a success.
The adjustment from office life to working from home requires establishing boundaries between work and personal life. Which, if we are being honest, is harder than it sounds. I have personally worked from home before, but never with a child at home. A quick web search will produce hundreds of articles and blogs on how to transition to a work from home lifestyle, but not many for full-time workers with kids. Parents and kids nationwide are making the transition to learning Zoom, online communication, and hitting deadlines. The team at the App-Garden made the transition to remote working three weeks ago, and many of our team had to plan for children and their work schedule. Here are some of their tips and some extras for navigating this new work style.