Home offices

Finding the ideal live/work space

Finding the ideal live/work space

Over the last few years the options for home workers searching for their ideal live/work space have mushroomed. Today’s sponsored post from Black Brick Property Finders looks at the possibilities: Actually living the work-from-home life is often very different from the magazine lifestyle we originally aspired to. The work/life balance can end up completely shot, […]

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Affordable workspace – in someone else’s house!

Affordable workspace – in someone else’s house!

Vrumi is a free, online community connecting professionals seeking affordable workspace to householders with daytime rooms to let. What a brilliant idea! In today’s guest post they explain the inspiration: Remember the hermit crab? This shell-less crustacean survives in its tropical habitat by recycling empty seashells. Talk about a sharing economy business model. When a […]

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Clever ways to keep warm working from home

Clever ways to keep warm working from home

This is a topic we return to every year because it’s one that preoccupies lots of people working at home. Being cold badly affects your levels of productivity and motivation, as well as making you miserable. So finding ways to keep warm working from home is essential – ways that don’t involve putting on expensive […]

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Tools of the Trade – keeping warm

Tools of the Trade – keeping warm

Finally we are reminded that it is actually autumn with some heavy rain and lower temperatures! So this month’s sponsored feature Tools of the Trade concentrates on keeping warm while working at home, and takes a look at some eco-friendly ways to stay comfortable in your home workspace, whatever the weather. Snuglin Snuglin is a […]

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5 ways to improve your home office

5 ways to improve your home office

We spend so much time in our home offices that sometimes they start to feel a little stale. Today’s guest post from writer and blogger Ali Lawrence suggests some ways to improve your home office if it’s become a little uninspiring: I feel so lucky to be able to work from home. I can set […]

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