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1,870 views Mar 02, 2010
Not meeting the deadlines

Working at home does not dispose to punctuality. Being boxed up in the house, you are constantly tempted to look over a newspaper, to have a chat with somebody by phone, to have a cup of coffee, to glance at the TV etc. - i.e., there is always a lot of extraneous things, drawing your attention away from your job. Organizing your work at home is a sophisticated art since you have to prove to all people around you that you are WORKING, that you are not just sitting at the computer, that you are roaming in the Internet because of necessity, that NOW no one is allowed to draw your attention, that this stack of dictionaries MUST be on your table and not in the bookcase in another room etc.

But the nicest problem is to prove all the above to YOURSELF :)


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