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I have never used most of these solutions. But I have done a bit of research on the topic in the past so I thought I would share a list of options. For web/video chat most of these are designed for teams (meaning the rooms are not open to the public) but if you find someone else who also works from home you might still find them useful. Sqwiggle I have ...


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A general answer appropriate to all kinds of jobs is to find activities that improve your working environment, or add quality to your project, or improve your skills. Your project lead or manager should be able to give you guidance as to what would be most useful. If you're on your own to find useful things and need some ideas, here are some in no ...


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Well, that's just life. You have to force yourself to work amid all these disruptions. Unless you have a private office at work, noise and disruptions are present everywhere and you just have to condition yourself to work at less than ideal conditions all the time just like everyone does. I attended a workshop where a successful blogger and freelance writer ...


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A few more practical tips. The key is to have trusted placeholders for your stuff along each stage of the workflow. Get an in-basket. An in-basket should occupy a sacred place on your desk. Anything that is not yet fully organized belongs in the in-basket until you decide what it is and what you're going to do with it Make sure your filing cabinet is ...


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Your question is a broad one, but there are some general principles that you can apply, not matter the specifics of your personal situation. Understand the Purpose of Organisation First, it might be worth considering what motivates you to get organised? Some people get organised because they've been told it is a "good thing", because they want a sense of ...


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I have this exact problem and started a service currently based on Google hangouts -might build something different if more people use it. It's called Cafe Soloista - check it out http://cafesoloista.com - would love to see you there. The Cafe is open to all, I've had 25 people drop in from all over the world since Monday 9th December so I'm sure there is ...



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