What equipment do you need in your home office? Explore several considerations here.
- Now that you've selected the spot … in your house where you're going to work, … now it's time for you to get the equipment … that you need to outfit your new office. … Now, I'm going to tell you some things … that you really need to spend money on … and other things you can just get whatever. … And the first thing I want to talk about is the desk. … A desk is a desk. … Now, certainly you can get a fancier standing desk … or one of those desks with a treadmill. … But honestly, a hundred bucks desk will do it. … The thing I do want you to spend real money on … is an ergonomic chair. … Now your back is going to thank you. … It's going to run between 500 and $1,000. … But if you think you're going to be working from home … over the long-term, it is well worth the investment. … You also want to make the investment … into an ergonomic keyboard and mouse, … because you want to protect your wrist from carpal tunnel. … You also want to look into at least a 28 inch monitor, … and that is to protect your eyes. …
This course was created by genconnectU. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
- Setting up a great workspace
- Keeping a routine
- Using video chat
- Scheduling breaks
- Professional video conferencing
- Communicating with etiquette and care
- Staying focused
- Setting boundaries
- Working from home with kids
- Working from home as a manager
Skill Level Beginner
Time Management: Working from Homewith Dave Crenshaw1h 25m Intermediate
Establishing Work from Home Policieswith Mike Gutman28m 3s Intermediate
1. What You Need
Getting the proper equipment2m 45s
2. Starting Your Day and Scheduling
3. Professionalism, Etiquette, and Communication Online
4. Healthy Practices for Staying Focused
5. Working from Home with Kids
6. Working-from-Home Tips for Managers
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