With the rapid spread of the COVID-19, many companies have now shifted to working from home. Some may find this challenging. We all have our little routines, coming to the office and sharing a morning cup of coffee with our coworkers before diving into the daily grind. You might ask yourself: Will I be as productive? How do I organize my time? Will I be able to work with my kids around? How long will I last before going coo-coo?\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWell, don\u2019t you worry about a thing! We\u2019ve got you covered!\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWe\u2019ve compiled a list of useful resources, to make it easier for you to adapt to your new working environment.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nStay Productive Working From Home\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you don\u2019t know where to start, now that you\u2019re stuck at home yet still need to deliver on your tasks, read this amazing article by PC Magazine with\u00a020 Tips for Working From Home, that covers all the basics of how to organize your time and space in order to stay productive.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIt may be a bit of a challenge to find a spot in your home, where you won\u2019t be disturbed and have everything at hand, for when you need to stay at your laptop and work. Here are\u00a08 Ways to Turn Your Tiny Desk Into an Awesome Home Office\u00a0that we\u2019ve already tried out and can say for a fact that they work.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWho knows? Maybe this whole work from home ordeal won\u2019t be as bad as it sounds. If you do it right, you might even get something good out of it. There\u2019s even solid evidence that working from home might actually have some benefits, as you can see for yourself in the blog post with a pretty neat infographic visualizing how\u00a0New Research Shows Remote Work Allows Us To Live Better Lives.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWhen working from home, it\u2019s important to maintain a good work-life balance, so that you don\u2019t get overwhelmed and stay on top of your tasks, without neglecting your family at the same time. Read another article from The Muse on\u00a0Separating Work from Life: 3 Habits for Remote Workers\u00a0to see if you\u2019re doing everything you can to stay in touch with reality and not bite off more than you can chew.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you need some advice on how to be productive even if not in the office, check out\u00a0How to Work From Home: 20 Tips From People Who Do It Successfully. There\u2019s lots of great advice on how to stay in the zone and do it right. After all, many people work from home on a daily basis and somehow manage to balance their life perfectly fine. There\u2019s no reason why you shouldn\u2019t be able to do it as well.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nTime magazine offers another short guide on how to handle remote work in\u00a05 Tips for Staying Productive and Mentally Healthy While You\u2019re Working From Home, focusing more on finding your own pace and working effectively as a team.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAnd while you\u2019re at it, check these\u00a023 Essential Tips for Working Remotely. If all that doesn\u2019t get you covered, then we don\u2019t know what else!\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n Cooper knows how to be efficient when working from home \r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nOnce You\u2019re Done Working For the Day\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nNow that you know how to make the best of your working hours while staying at home, it\u2019s important to remember to switch off and \u201ccome home\u201d at the end of the day. Make the best of this time by spending it with your family or having some quality alone-time. Get some ideas from USA Today\u2019s blog post\u00a0100 things to do while stuck inside due to a pandemic.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you don\u2019t feel like doing much after you\u2019ve spent your whole day working, you can always unwind with a good movie. This is also a great time to work on your cooking skills and teach yourself a few new recipes. Check out the NY Times article on\u00a0What to Watch, Listen to and Cook During Your Coronavirus Self-Quarantine\u00a0to get some ideas.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nIf you\u2019re stuck with your kids at home, first of all, we all feel for you! But you can use this alone time with your offspring for good. It\u2019s important to keep your kids entertained so that they don\u2019t go bouncing off the walls. Check out Parade\u2019s\u00a0125 Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained During the Coronavirus Crisis.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAnother great way to spend all the time you\u2019ve freed up now that you don\u2019t have to spend hours on the commute to and from work every day is to do something for your inner growth, be it self-education, or enriching yourself culturally. Who\u2019d believe, that now you don\u2019t even need to go anywhere to explore the world\u2019s greatest museums or watch theatre plays and operas? Check out a comprehensive list of all the virtual museums and concert halls in the blog post\u00a0Explore everything from the Louvre to the Met Opera while you\u2019re stuck at home.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nTo sum it all up, check out this Wired article on\u00a0Gear and Tips to Help You Get Through the Coronavirus Pandemic\u00a0that touches upon all the basics that you need to know when staying at home for the time being: anything from foods you need to stock up on, to games that you can play with your kids while on quarantine.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nNow that you\u2019re all geared up and ready to spend the next few weeks at home, don\u2019t forget to stay positive and practice your patience. Let\u2019s make this the best experience it can be and come out as better people in the end.