Working from Home Productively: A #Bufferchat Recap

This week on #bufferchat, we shared tips and best practices for working from home — and how to do it productively! The community discussed how to set up home workspaces, techniques for minimizing distractions, and much more, including the age-old question: do you wear real clothes or pajamas? ?

Read on to discover all of the awesome advice that was shared during the chat!

Catch our weekly Twitter chat, #bufferchat, at TWO times every Wednesday for valuable industry insights and to meet hundreds of other smart marketers and social media enthusiasts. Same topic, same place, just at different times – feel free to join in to whichever chat time works best for you!

4 pm AEST (Sydney time)

9 am PT (San Francisco time)

This week’s stats: 
Bufferchat #1 (4 pm AEST): 52 participants, reach of 1,081,238
Bufferchat #2 (9 am PT): 180 participants, reach of 1,966,482

Q1: How do you transition to starting your work day when working from home?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 1 here!

Q2: What are the 1-3 most important aspects of a workspace for you?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 2 here!

Q3: When you work from home, how do you work in breaks throughout your work day?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 3 here!

Q4: How do you minimize distractions while you work?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 4 here!

Q5: How can you make sure you’re staying on track with the work you set out to do that day?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 5 here!

Q6: When working from home, would you choose to wear real clothes or stay in pajamas, and why?

From the community:

See all the great answers to question 6 here!

Q7: What’s your #1 tip for working from home productively?

From the community:

See all the great answers for question 7 here!


Thank you so much to our awesome community for sharing such great insights in this chat!

Do you have any comments or answers to these questions? Leave your thoughts in the comments! We’d love to hear from you!

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