Working at home can be a disorienting experience to some especially for those who are used to doing their tasks in the office.
With this, Samsung shares tips to boost productivity with the help of smartphones when working remotely:
Tip 1: Set an alarm and commit to the planned schedule
When you remove the boundary between workplace and home – one can easily forget to track of time. The simple alarm feature can help out a lot especially when most are out of their routine days and be out of sync.
An additional app that can extend help for scheduling and most importantly remembering tasks is the notes application. A lot of people tend to miss out on these basic applications that can be a big help with the simplest of schedules.
Tip 2: Always stay updated and connected
Smartphones are handy devices most take for granted. In these times where information and the latest news can make the difference – it should be valued and used more.
Maximize Bixby for daily routines. This smart virtual assistant adapts to users’ needs to simplify tasks such as setting alarms, managing schedule, looking for the newest trends, checking the weather, or getting news updates from reliable sources.
Tip 3: Join online classes
It isn’t just for productivity but it’s also good for your mental well being to keep learning – or at least to keep your brain active. This helps out a lot on getting new ideas and of course providing new paths for your brain. There are a lot of sites that offer free courses (some are even academically well known) Think of it like watching a movie but you get to learn more.
No need to make a grand set up to listen to these motivational discussions. A smartphone with reliable internet and earbuds will do.
Tip 4: Take up a hobby
Being in charge of the day means having control over the schedule. Take time to explore creativity by doing activities such as photo and video shooting, gaming, digital art, or online business. These can be done with the help of a smartphone.
As much as we know our smartphones as well “phones” they also provide an avenue of integration with lots of activities. From physical sports to more complex hobbies – There will always be a sure use for your smartphone to guide you through your new pastime
Tip 5: Squeeze in a workout session
Make sure to be physically healthy while at home by exercising. There are free online classes that teach yoga, workout, and other activities to help people stay in shape. There are also tutorial videos on YouTube that are available for streaming. Don’t forget to find a room or space conducive to these activities.
Meanwhile, Galaxy smartphones have pre-installed ‘Samsung Health’ application to track users’ recent work outs, food, water intake, weight, and sleep hours.
Tip 6: Take a break
Your well-being should not take a backseat while working at home. If meditation is not possible, try alternative ways to relax such as watching different series and films, or listening to music.
Use gadgets that would give you the best experience as you do these activities. The Samsung Galaxy S20 Series has a Hyperfast Infinity-O Display that provides an immersive viewing experience. Users can also watch for longer hours as it is equipped with an all-day intelligent battery.
Pair it with the Galaxy Buds+ for a realistic sound. It delivers superior audio quality with rich treble and bass, perfect when streaming videos.
Tip 7: Connect with family and friends after work
Check on loved ones constantly after work. It only takes around five minutes to text or call them to know how they are. It also helps to disconnect from work to avoid burnout.
From a mere tool for communication, smartphones are now an important instrument of productivity to help people continue their tasks no matter where they are. Most importantly, it also serves as a device to help them continue to take good care of their mental and physical health.