As we all know, events of the past few months have enforced many millions to adapt to working from home. And for many it will never go back to normal.
With that in mind we've been digging to pull together some excellent resources to help you (and any friends, family or colleagues) get the most from working from home.
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The contents of this super proficient resource include:
Page 17 Curators details & links to contributor Whatsapp groups
Page 21 Remote working: tools, technology, environment, culture…
Page 34 - Remote working as a recruiter: Comms, tools, productivity
Page 41 - Family & Working from home: educational content & activities, links
Page 46 - Pyschology: focus & distraction, psychological factors
Page 47 - Mental Health: support
Page 49 - Managing remote teams when you are not used to it
Page 53 - Remote leadership: team lead tips, leadership, framework
Page 56 - What happens when tech fails - plan C, D & E
Page 58 - Education - advice for school, remote teaching, resources
Page 67 - Remote work for graphic / web designers / creatives
Page 69 - Physical fitness & exercise: YouTube Playlists
Page 73 - Media & links
Page 76 - Contributors
Page 78 - Remember: Don’t panic
Section 2: Supporting Materials
79 - Remote working management framework for team leaders
80 - Remote Working by Career Karma
111 - Leading Remotely by MIT Sloane Management Review
116 - Five Ways to Improve Comms in Virtual Teams
123 - The Ultimate Guide to Remote Work by Zapier
310 - Kids Guide to Coronavirus by MindHeart.co
322 - 2020’s Black Swan: Coronavirus by Goldman Sachs
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To accompany the proficient guide (above) or if you just want a quick & very quick & easy dip into some tips & resources then check out these guides:
How to embrace remote work - The Trello Guide - https://bit.ly/TheTrelloWorkFromHomeGuide
This guide includes
- Dispelling myths & providing tips: Remote work gets a bad rep. But is it deserved?
- Communication & collaboration: best practices for virtual discussions & meetings.
- Digital tools: the best software effective for remote work
- Company culture: how to build a thriving team across many time zones
- Jobs & hiring: places to source remote jobs & tips for interviews & hiring
Short 9 Page Work from Home Survival Guide
In addition to the above guides there are some good tips on this board at Pinterest covering time & productivity tips for working from home
This link provides nice visual ideas on Pinterest for Home Office Space Organisation
This link provides some ideas for stylish home office set ups https://www.architecturaldigest.com/gallery/home-offices-slideshow
And this guide provides useful tips on work from home office gear
And this link provides further Parenting tips whilst working from home
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- How to be a good employee
- Summaries of the world's best selling Business & Mindset books.
And of course some very useful further recommended resources here
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