Do You Work From Home?

homeoffice I don’t. I’m a Radiation Technologist, so that makes it very difficult! 🙂

However, if you do work from home, here is a helpful article from the Microsoft Office Live Small Business website entitled “Secrets to staying motivated when you work from home”.

It was written by Christopher Elliott, an Orlando FLA. writer and independent producer who specializes in technology, travel, and mobile computing.

Introductory excerpt:

Congratulations if you’ve just quit your 9-to-5 job and settled into a home office. What’s next? Well, it’s sink or swim.

Many self-starters who thrived in an office fall flat when they come home to work. For some of you, being home alone drains your creativity and productivity. You miss the energy of a workspace with like-minded people, colleagues to bounce ideas off of, and work pals who make work fun.

"Staying motivated is a huge problem," says Alan Weiss, president of Summit Consulting Group, an East Greenwich, R.I.-based organizational consulting firm. "When you’re at home, the procrastination factor goes way up.”

You can read the rest of the article here.