Remote working tips

10 May 2021

A Twitter thread worth reading for tips on the “new normal” of remote work.


  • Get a great chair and desk
  • Understand async working
  • Always over-communicate
  • Ask for help regularly
  • Go to lunch with people
  • Pick up an active hobby
  • Travel as much as you can
  • Have a great work setup
  • Learn when to finish the day
  • More time for family & friends
  • Get a noise-cancelling headset
  • Block off time in your calendar
  • Have a ‘transition’ activity
  • Document everything you do
  • Separate work & living space
  • Take walking meetings
  • Only attend essential meetings
  • Still see your colleagues
  • Remember to take breaks
  • Always assume positive intent