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Work From Home

  1. recommended by experts
    How to Create the Perfect Home Office for $500 (or $50 or $1,000)Everything you need to design a dedicated study — or just make your couch-and-a-coffee-table setup more ergonomically aligned.
  2. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Work From Home, According to People Who Do It EverydayIncluding essentials like desks and chairs as well as less obvious things that foster productivity in an office of one.
  3. ask a cool person
    The Best Desk Lamps, According to Architects and Interior DesignersFrom tried-and-true classic task lamps to contemporary light sculptures.
  4. trust me i should know
    I Can Work From Anywhere With This Workstation on WheelsNo outlet, no problem.
  5. recommended by experts
    Everything You Need to Work From Home, According to People Who Do It Every DayWith working from home looking like long-term change, we asked experts for their WFH essentials that help boost productivity and keep burnout at bay.
  6. ask a cool person
    What’s the Best Thing You Bought This Year That Made WFH Bearable?Including ergonomic office chairs, a seltzer machine, and stuff to jazz up lunch.
  7. recommended by experts
    The Best Mechanical Keyboards, According to Tech ExpertsWhat really makes mechanical keyboards special is the ability to customize. People hook them up like the custom cars in Fast and Furious.
  8. recommended by experts
    The Best Portable Computer Monitors, According to ExpertsUnlike standard monitors, these portable options can go anywhere — and connect to anything, whether it’s your laptop or your phone.
  9. trust me i should know
    With These 5 Things (That All Fit in a Tote), I Can Work Ergonomically AnywhereBecause all can be packed inside a tote bag, when the next pandemic hits, they should be just as easy to carry wherever I find myself working from.
  10. this thing’s incredible
    This Jersey-Knit Button Down Feels Like Wearing a (Presentable) Bed SheetIt’s so soft and comfortable but also appropriate for Zoom.
  11. strategist investigates
    Is It Finally the Time to Rent Furniture Online?We broke down the differences (and similarities) between seven major players in the space.
  12. the group portrait
    Running Zoom on ZoomHow the company’s executives managed a period of explosive growth while working from their own platform.
  13. recommended by experts
    Best Footrests for Working From Home, According to ChiropractorsIncluding one that gives your feet a mini-massage.
  14. recommended by experts
    The Best Webcams, According to Tech Experts, YouTubers, and StreamersBecause the one built into your laptop isn’t doing you any favors.
  15. this thing’s incredible
    The Best Standing Desk Is Actually a Workbench Meant for the GarageIt’s inexpensive, handsome, adjustable, and so, so sturdy.
  16. this thing’s incredible
    My Desk Is My Ship, and I Steer It With This MouseApple’s Magic Mouse could never.
  17. one stop shop
    Everything You Need to Work From Home That We’ve Written AboutIncluding comfortable clothes (that aren’t pajamas), expert-recommended desk supplies, and products to stay focused while co-working with roommates.
  18. this thing’s incredible
    Everyone Hates My Mechanical Keyboard, But You’re Going to Want One TooAs it turns out, the louder you type, the better you type.
  19. this thing’s incredible
    The USB Microphone That Made Sophia Amoruso Actually Like the Sound of Her Voice“Listening to myself talk isn’t as cringeworthy if it’s face-to-face, but on a video call, I think way more about what I sound like.”
  20. something for everyone
    11 Standing Desks, Vetted 11 Different WaysThose that work in small spaces, can handle dual monitors, and even ones that will blend in with the rest of your furniture.
  21. recommended by experts
    The Best Desk Organizers, According to Professional OrganizersFrom desktop trays to filing systems to tiny clips to corral all your cables.
  22. ask a cool person
    What Are the Best Computer Desks?“It’s a piece that fits nicely in any room while also being a bit more sexy and interesting.”
  23. recommended by experts
    The Best Computer Mouses, According to Tech Experts, Gamers, and YouTubersIncluding an ergonomic “handshake” mouse.
  24. testing testing
    Can the Best Noise-Canceling Headphones Get Any Better?I wore Sony’s new WH-1000XM4 headphones — the next generation of its near-perfect XM3s — to find out.
  25. overloaded
    Life As a Black “Digital Nomad” Isn’t the SameMany people see living and working abroad as a privilege. For me, it’s a way of escaping deadly racism in the U.S.
  26. painless shopping
    The Things You Need to Get Serious About Working From HomeFrom the basics (keyboards, mice, and headphones) to the treats (a footrest and a back-massaging office chair).
  27. ouch
    How’s Your Back?Mine hurts.
  28. first person
    How the Hell Are Working Parents ‘Doing This’?I ask myself every day.
  29. power
    Working Mom Says She Was Fired for Being a Mom While WorkingA San Diego woman says she was fired after a supervisor complained that her children were too noisy during work calls.
  30. work from home
    Now You Can Have Awkward Office Interactions at HomeVirtual offices will let you enjoy small talk and stilted run-ins with your co-workers, only everyone has a panda avatar.
  31. coronavirus
    Why Facebook’s Plan to Tie Remote Pay to Location Will Probably FailMark Zuckerberg plans to let more employees permanently work from home, but he wants to pay those who live in inexpensive places less.
  32. this thing’s incredible
    My WFH Computer Monitor Is Also the Perfect Quarantine TVIt’s no ordinary monitor. And it’s no ordinary TV. It’s the ideal combination of both.
  33. work from home
    I Miss the Distraction of the OfficeThe last thing I thought I’d be longing for.
  34. internet disconnection
    Seven Work-arounds for Your Cruddy Internet ConnectionIf you’re stuck at home going mad over your sucky internet, try some of these simple fixes before prostrating yourself before the ISP gods.
  35. micro sales
    Lots of Expensive-Looking Home Accessories and Furniture Are on SaleIncluding a green desk chair to zhuzh up your home office and a Strategist-favorite porcelain coffee maker with European vibes.
  36. this thing’s incredible
    My Lululemon ‘Pants’ (Beloved by Wall Streeters) Are Actually Sweats in DisguiseWhen I bought them, a Lululemon associate told me that since the ABC Pant launched, it has become a bit of a status item among finance guys.
  37. ask a cool person
    The Best Work-From-Home Clothes for Women, According to Stylish FreelancersNow is not the time for jeans.
  38. trust me i should know
    Everything I Used to Work From Home While Living With 4 RoommatesThe white noise machine, calendar, and headphones that help us stay accountable as co-workers and roommates.
  39. coronavirus
    Now Is the Perfect Time to Lower the Parenting BarTrust me: I’m a mom who’s worked from home since the financial crash of 2009.
  40. slacking off
    Work From Home Tip: Stop Capitalizing WordsA simple way to trick your boss into thinking you’re still at your keyboard is by avoiding awkward autocorrects and overly correct grammar.