Managing your time while working from home can be a challenge. Although not having the interruptions of the office can increase your productivity, distractions that being at home bring can reduce this.
Managing your time when working from home needs to be a planned to be successful and ensure that you have a good work/life balance.
Your effective time management strategy should start with making sure you have a comfortable working space that can be packed away at the end of the working day. Following on from that a robust workplan, a sensible to-do list that includes the household stuff is the backbone to managing your time well.
Managing your time well whilst working at home requires much more discipline and planning to be able to achieve the results you want and need.
About the Author
Sandy Leong is Director and Head of Training at MyTrainingResources, delivering training on personal development, management development, public speaking and training other trainers, across the UK and abroad. She initially trained as a teacher but left teaching to work in a variety of Training and Development roles, before setting up her own training company over 25 years ago.
Sandy is a published author, writing both books and training materials; and a professional speaker lecturing on many of the large cruise lines and also on land. She is Chair of the Board of Trustees for a large Charity in the town in which she lives.