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Make working at home work for you: sensible sources of advice/tips and tricks on working from home

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So we are all working from home now

Matt Holland, LKS for NHS Ambulance Services in England is a Librarian who is home based shares for tips on Working from home. [Last Checked: 18/2/20]

Practical Help

CIPD – Flexible working practices

Explores the benefits of flexible working, and gives practical tips on implementing flexible working practices (need to register for free account for full access). [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

BBC – Tricks and tools for better working from home

Practical guidance about working from home including staying in touch and staying secure. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

Future Learn – Collaborative Working in a remote team

This online course offers to help you learn how to work effectively and collaboratively with your team, whether you’re at home or on the other side of the world. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

PC MagUK – Get Organized: 20 Tips for Working From Home

This provides practical tips about working from home, from setting out boundaries and breaks, to the practicalities of equipment and space needs. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

Zooming into Remote Work: A Virtual Conversation

Harvard Business School’s Professor Tsedal Neeley and CMCO Brian Kenny use Zoom to discuss everything from creating a routine, connecting with colleagues and virtual presentations. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

Wellbeing

Looking after your mental health during the Coronavirus outbreak

The Mental Health Foundation is part of the national mental health response providing support to address the mental health and psychosocial aspects of the Coronavirus outbreak, alongside colleagues at Public Health England and the Department of Health and Social Care. [Last Checked: 20/03/20]

NHS fitness Studio exercise videos – NHS

Take your pick from 24 instructor-led videos across our aerobics exercise, strength and resistance, and pilates and yoga categories. These workouts have been created by fitness experts InstructorLive and range from 10 to 45 minutes. [Last Checked: 18/03/20]

Time – 5 Tips for Staying Productive and Mentally Healthy While You’re Working From Home

Tips from those who work from home regularly and work place experts about staying productive and maintain well being whilst working from home. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

Weekly 10 – Remote Working 2: Wellbeing

Pros and cons of remote working, with practical information on physical and mental wellbeing. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

NPR – 8 Tips To Make Working From Home Work For You

Here are some pro-tips for working remotely, possibly for an extended period of time. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]

Children Home Too?

Business Insider – 10 tips for working from home with your kids there

Some tips for working from home if you have children at home too from someone who has been doing it whilst working as a freelance writer. [Last Checked: 18/02/20]