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How Important Is A Home Office to You?

Written by John Nicoll

Throughout the past year, we have all adapted to creating a new normal with working from home. Creating a comforting environment to keep motivated and our concentration levels at a high can be difficult, but there are many ways you can achieve this.

To get the best out of this situation, a home office space is vital. It prevents you from any distractions whilst enabling you to work at your highest quality. If you’re continuing to work from home, find out why a home office is important for you.


When working from home, there are a number of factors that can easily cause distraction, these can be anything from noisy neighbours, flatmates or playful children who are excited to see you at home. It can be difficult to say no to these distractions but its important to remain professional when at home.

To shut yourself out from these distractions, create a private space which allows you to remain focused on your work. This shows others you do not want to be disturbed.

Keep Yourself Separated

Your home office is a space which you can shut yourself away from others during your working hours. It’s important to note, if you don’t create a separation between your working office and the rest of your home, your work will continue to follow you.

Ensure you’re able to create a great work and life balance. Once you’re working hours are done, your home is your home and it’s time to relax and unwind. Your home office must be in a room that can be shut off outside of work hours.

Organised Layout

To get the most out of working from home, it’s all about the layout. Ensure your home office is well laid out so that it’s a space in which you can stay focused and access everything you need to work. Make you’re your everyday essentials are near you to make it feel like you’re in your work environment. Simplicity and minimalism will help your mind remain clear and focused on the task at hand.

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