When you are in your 9-5 (or 8-9) job, you fantasize about how great it will be working from home. How your productivity will go off the roof because you no longer waste time in traffic while commuting to work.
Well, the reality is, working from home comes with all sorts of challenges, and your productivity could take a severe beating if you’re not careful. When you sit down at your computer desk at 8 AM, you suddenly remember all the ‘little’ house chores you can do quickly before you embark on your work.
So you move away from your computer and go off to do the ‘little’ chores. When you are done and come back on your computer desk, you realized it is almost midday by your computer clock. You start panicking because the day is almost half-gone, but you haven’t really started your work.
Sure, commuting to the office comes with its fair share of hustle and bustle; especially with traffic as crazy as Nairobi’s. However, once you are at the office, the ambiance is set for work, plus you always have help at the office …read more