The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we work. Before, working from home was a privilege limited to very few people. Now it has been extended to most of us adhering to social distancing measures. It is believed that the “work from home” mode will be the new normal in the near future.
Let’s talk about some expressions related to this topic!
1）Work from home/at home
Most of time they are interchangeable, but with a minor difference：
- Work from home：Office-based/short-term
- Work at home：Freelance/home-base/long-term
I started working from home in March.
It refers to the scenario of working outside of office.
We’ve always been working remotely.
3）Remote work tools
Working at home, you must use some of these remote work tools.
4）Keep a professional appearance
Some people are too lazy to dress up at home. Unfortunately, you have to attend video conferences.
To be presentable, I turned on a filter.
Working from home has lots of benefits.
Better use of time;
Save commute time;
Of course, you have to be self-disciplined to keep productive.
Don’t get lazy/slack off.