Humour: The essential work-from-home guide

It’s tough to motivate oneself when there’s no one around to impress. And so you need a little push every now and then. Spraying oneself with deo before a video call might sound like a poor WhatsApp joke, but I do it all the time to inspire myself. The same with brushing my hair before […]

Cyber security risks are on the rise as more people work from home: Delhi Police issues warning

Palo Alto Networks’ Regional Vice President for India & SAARC Anil Bhasin said – “Cyber-criminals have been exploiting fears around the COVID-19 outbreak to conduct email scams, phishing and ransomware attacks. These emails and messages entice users to open malicious attachments by offering more information related to the COVID-19 situation but contain malicious files masked […]

Reliance Jio launches Work From Home plan with 2GB daily data at Rs 251

The plan comes at a time when people are increasingly working from homes to practice social distancing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in India.As per Jio’s website, internet speed will be reduced to 64kbps after the completion of daily high-speed internet quota. The Mukesh Ambani-led 4G telco is also offering a Rs […]

More family time and exercise — the benefits of working from home during the coronavirus pandemic

“There are lots of benefits, not having to commute to work, being able to manage your work and life responsibilities better, being less stressed, having greater wellbeing,” Assistant Professor Sander said.

Tips For A Healthy Work From Home During Covid-19 Lockdown

4. Create A Comfortable Yet Dedicated Work Space It is not a good idea to stay in your bed and work, studies say so [3]. Just because you’re not working at an office doesn’t mean you cannot have an office space in your home. Do not choose a place that you normally would use for […]

Working from home: Your boss could be keeping tabs on you

Straight-up Big Brother, perhaps, but it’s perfectly legal for businesses to keep an unblinking eye on employees as long as they disclose they’re doing it. Of course, digital surveillance has been used for years on office desktops, yet it seems a violation of privacy to a lot of workers when they’re required to have software on […]

Reorganise, declutter, spark joy: Tips to declutter your home when you work from home

This is going to be your haven, so make it a space where you can recharge. Pull out old photos and find ways to display them, take out mementoes that spark joy. And put away what you don’t need, to prevent overcrowding your surfaces. Yoga instructor Roxann D’Souza, 29, says reorganising her closet transformed her […]

Turn up the music: Vijay Shekhar Sharma shares his work-from-home playlist

The world is divided in its view on working from home. Some are loving it, many are struggling. And for those in the latter category, Paytm’s Vijay Shekhar Sharma is lending a helping hand in the form of a playlist. Earlier today, Sharma shared a Spotify playlist with his followers on Twitter. It’s a list […]

Coronavirus pandemic | In a first, NSE allows stock brokers to work from home

Life in the time of Coronavirus: Moving migrants, crawling housing societies and stationary beings Coronavirus pandemic | India records highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases, 918 positive now Workers are assets, but en-masse migration could make them potential COVID-19 carriers: Piyush Goyal

I’m working at home – can I make a comfortable chair myself?

I’ve been working at home for a week now but my back is killing me. There are no office chairs to be had so I need some DIY tips to find seating that works. A friend told me to take the back off my chair and to sit upright – is he right?