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Helena Merron

A remote worker's work from home workspace set up which promotes productivity

5 ways to boost your workspace to promote productivity

As harsher restrictions are imposed internationally in order to suppress the spread of Covid-19, more of us are being encouraged to work from home. Despite having practiced working remotely last year, many may not be going into the new year as organised as they may have expected thanks to juggling home-schooled children, WFH housemates and support bubbles whilst trying to focus on their job. Has your desk space been made redundant in favor of the more comforting sofa in front of the TV? Fear not, we are here to help.

Even if you’re short on space, time or money, we’ve got 5 easy tips to help you curate a workspace that promotes productivity and works for you. 

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A remote worker drink coffee and smiling because he has the freedom of working together from anywhere thanks to Wurkr

The Best Places to Work From Anywhere

The ‘New Normal’ has been the breeding ground for a specific type of remote worker… the digital nomad. Although remote working may feel new, many workers have been working  remotely and/or flexibly for many years before the pandemic hit. However, following the post coronavirus shift towards remote working solutions many workers do not want to return to the office. Due to a fall in tourism holiday destinations have shifted their focus towards remote ‘workations’ in order to attract visitors. But which places are opening their doors to remote workers?

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A remote worker's WFH home office set up that reduces carbon emissions and helps to solve the carbon crisis by tackling waste and planting trees by using a virtual office like Wurkr and supporting the planting of trees with their Partner One Tree Planted.

5 Environmental Benefits of Remote Working

As remote working professionals, we could go on and on about the pros of working remotely. But did you know that working remotely has a positive impact on the environment? On average remote workers reduce greenhouse gas emissions, fossil fuel consumption, air pollution, single-use plastic and paper waste. By simply working remotely for a few days / week, we could make a big difference in battling the climate crisis.

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