5 Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic

5 Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic

Here are some tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic and make the best of it. You’ll be surprised…

5 Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic

Since the beginning of the Coronavirus Pandemic, many countries are experiencing waves of outbreaks and forcing them to go into and out of lockdowns. Many companies (Minus the essential services sector) are not able to allow their employees to return to their workplaces and employees forced to telecommute.

Telecommuting means people are working from home more than before, some even permanently. In this way, we can avoid the many people on the public transport and lower the risk of getting an infection from colleagues at workplaces.

We saved the time to travel to and from offices everyday. Have you ever wondered, what can you do to make the best of the extra hours saved from travelling?

In this article, I’ll share with you how you could make the best of these extra hours you have everyday!

UpSkill Yourself

In this period of uncertainties, no jobs are iron rice bowl. Especially in the service sectors like tourism or hospitality. We can up skill our skillsets by taking some online courses during our extra hours. It can be any skillsets of your interest or passion

A very good place to find Online courses is Udemy.

Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic - Udemy

Do not limit yourselves.

Udemy connects students all over the world to the best instructors, Udemy is helping individuals reach their goals and pursue their dreams.


Taking Online Surveys

There are many Online Surveys platform available and anyone can join their panel to take paid surveys.

That is, you are paid by filling up surveys the Survey Companies send to you. Usually, the amount paid per survey differs from company to company and it also depends on the length of the survey.

YouGov is my favorite Survey Company Platform. I am with them for a few years already and they send interesting surveys from time to time.

Each survey from YouGov has point values. When you have accumulated 5000 points, you can redeem your points in several ways.

Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic - YouGov

YouGov is a legitimate company and I am always get paid for my points redemption.

Hey! Why not use some of your extra hours to make some extra pocket money? 🙂


Home Kitchen Food Services

In this period of companies winding up business and retrenchment. There is also a boom in another type of home-based business.

Yes, I noticed many people are starting to sell food from their own kitchen!

Food comes in a wide range of varieties. From main dishes, side dishes, pastry, and even freshly squeezed fruit juice. All needed are your cutlery skills and a few creativities.

Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic - Eatbook

You can take a look here at Eatbook for a few inspirations during your freed extra hours. 💡 Maybe you’ll have your own Home Kitchen business in no time.


Creating Own Website

Many times when people asked me how do I create this website? Is it complicated? I would always refer them to Wealthy Affiliate.

Wealthy Affiliate is an online academy where there are many like minded Online marketeers from novice to professional comes together and helping one another.

Within Wealthy Affiliate, there is a free Online Entrepreneur Course for beginners. That’s is where I get started about learning how to build a website from scratch.

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You can learn how to build a niche website that contains articles or blogs on topics that you are so passionate about. After which, you can learn how to monetize your website and turn it into one stream of passive income.

Please also note that you have to put in the time, effort, and commitment to nurturing your website. This is not making money online get rich quick method!

I am with Wealthy Affiliate for more than five years already and I am still learning and improving. I am always happy to share some experiences with you when you join as a starter member by clicking the banner above.

Why not considers using the extra hours to build your passive income stream?


Sell your crafts

Do you have a pair of artsy hands that make wonderful crafts?

If yes, you can use the extra hours to make a few crafts that you specialised in and sell it on this platform Etsy!

My youngest sister loves to make crochet dolls and she make use of this platform to sell her crafts to people locally and around the world.

If you are passionate about crafts, you could use the few extra hours and start a craft business!


Well, that’s it! I hope these 5 Tips for working from home during Coronavirus Pandemic could inspire you and help you.

Stay safe, stay healthy!

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