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Looking to work remotely for long? Consider a proper home office

  • Muthi Achadiat Kautsar

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Wed, April 1 2020   /  01:43 am

Workspace that works: A home office is ideally painted in light colors including white and given some personalization, such as indoor plants and photos, as illustrated in this Garden Trading SS19 Green Home Office photo. (Courtesy of gardentrading.co.uk)As the number of Coronavirus cases exceeded 785,000 on Tuesday according to worldometers.info, citizens of the world are likely to prolong their self-quarantine at home, making even longer the time until they can see their workplaces and colleagues in person again.

While some have suggested extended self-quarantine may cause mental health issues, urbanites may find that it is also a good time to take care of their homes. Many among them may master the art of working from home to such degree that, when the situation returns to normal, they benefit from the experience gained.

Speaking of minding the house, those appreciating t...