Work from home is a privilege that some of us enjoy. But even though you’re not fully working from home or are unfortunately still looking for a job, it’s safe to say that home office set-ups have become boons in work productivity. A work-from-home office set-up basically mirrors the traditional office setup (as much as possible) It has driven many to utilize technology better, and to think of ways to work and conduct business via digital means.
If you’re one of the thousands of individuals now working from home, you’ll understand that the transition isn’t as easy as it sounds. Regardless of where you’re working from, you’re still doing just that – working. Here’s the advantages and disadvantages of working from home.
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Create a separate space and feel like a boss at your own office at home. Why not invest in purchases that can help your work productivity. Here’s a breakdown of our recommendations:
You don’t want to have an improper posture due to long hours spent behind the desk.
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Qoncept Furniture | ROBERT Computer Table
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Stance | Executive Manually Height-Adjustable Standing Desk
Price: ₱14,990.00 – ₱17,990.00
Prevent discomfort and fatigue throughout your long working hours.
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Mandaue Foam | Addison Low Back Chair
Price: ₱ 3,115.00 – ₱4,450.00
It can be a hassle if your laptop keeps crashing. Equip yourself with a good enough laptop that can support your day-to-day online demands.
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Lenovo | Ideapad 3 81WH000HPH
Price: ₱ 16,495.00 – ₱ 16,995.00
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Just in case you need a laptop that requires highly intensive tasks. This one’s perfect for you.
Lenovo | ThinkPad X1 Carbon (6th Gen)
Price: ₱ 66,945.00 – ₱ 104,207.08
Capable of handling functionality, efficiency, and support to handle large amounts of paperwork.
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HP | DeskJet 2320 All-in-One Printer
Price: ₱3,350.00 – ₱ 5,500.00
Staying connected is important. Reduce the distractions with noise cancellation headphones.
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EQUINOX | Artke Wired Headphones
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JBL | TUNE 500 On Ear Headphones
Price: ₱1,439.00 – ₱ 1,999.00
Natural lighting can produce warm lighting that improves the work environment. If you don’t have a lot of natural light, then artificial lights are even more important when considering workspace illumination. It is designed to protect your eyes.
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SM Home | Home Basic Study Lamp – Grey
Price: ₱ 249.75
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Philips | Donut Clip LED Desk Lamp – Rechargeable
Price: ₱ 539.00 – ₱ 649.00
An outlet for the devices you’ll need it for. Still, be careful with an overloading extension cord.
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Omni | Universal Tower Extension Cord 16-Gang – WTE-516
Price: ₱ 1,099.75
The most important thing you need to succeed in working from home – strong and reliable internet connection.
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Globe | Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi
Price: ₱ 799.00 – ₱ 1499.00
*You may opt for a broadband plan
You shouldn’t suffer looking at a screen for a long time. It can damage your eyes and will cause eye strain.
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PSL | The Brave Computer Anti-blue Light Glasses
Price: ₱ 850.00 – ₱ 1,600.00
That’s it for the necessities for your home office! All you have to do now is find out what works best for you. Start by considering what you absolutely need to be productive on a daily basis. Remember – our work life takes up a significant portion of our time. That’s why it’s worth it to make that time more efficient and productive.