• Training Room

    Working Successfully from Home
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    While some enjoy working from home and can get a lot accomplished, others find it a challenge. This session will focus on how to deal with distractions, balance working from home with children, focus on the Big 3, work from home and possibly even get more done than normal.

Duration 1 hour

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Archived

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Target Audience: All staff at all levels

While some enjoy working from home and can get a lot accomplished, others find it a challenge.

Finding the right workspace, juggling kids, handling distractions, dealing with guilt, keeping focused on your priorities. Due to the pandemic, many organisations are forced to move to a largely remote working model.

So how can you work from home effectively?  What can you do to deal with distractions?  How can you keep your eye on the Big 3 and possibly even get more done than normal?

Join productivity expert, David Longstaff from his home, as he provides helpful hints and tips to get the best from this new situation.


  •        Identify challenges to working from
  •        Adjust the workspace
  •        Create daily habits
  •        Manage distractions
  •        Balance working with children
  •        Handling the guilt, knowing when to stop
  •        Focus on priorities


Delivered By: David Longstaff (www.linkedin.com/in/dslongstaff)


None Cancellation Policy When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above. *This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking. **Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.