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How to Improve your Productivity in a Home Office that you Love Webinar - Shared screen with speaker view
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
13:27
Hi Everyone - Nicky from HWLLEN in Melbourne. Sunny day in lockdown
Paul
13:31
Not sure about everyone else but my audio is terrible
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
14:16
the audio seems fine here
Paul
14:22
I will log out and re-join
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
14:31
the audio seems fine here
Wendy Perry
14:48
thanks everyone
Paul
15:15
perfect now
Wendy Perry
15:20
great, thanks Paul
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
16:30
Sounds fantastic! :-)
Wendy Perry
17:34
Please feel free to network and share your LinkedIn profile
Wendy Perry
18:10
Yes love the commute from the kitchen to the office...
Wendy Perry
18:23
*home office*
Wendy Perry
18:50
working many hours...
Heather Falckh
18:57
Isolation & less contact from peiople
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
19:04
a dedicated space. A shared space and too long
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
19:06
the other half doesn't understand that I actually 'go' to work
Paul
19:09
Too much in my partner's space
Kjerstin Karlsson
19:16
too much coffee
John Kuhn
19:34
I love it
Wendy Perry
20:04
I enjoy it too...
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
20:09
My linked In profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicky-leitch-8a999429/ Nicky Leitch
John Kuhn
20:15
Sandra you are sending direct messages to me not to everyone. you need to change the who you are sending it to.
Heather Falckh
20:22
Too many trips to the kitchen (hey Wendy)!
Wendy Perry
20:30
:)
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
20:43
appropriate chairs are an issue for us
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
20:45
I'm more than happy for people to connect with me on Socials https://www.linkedin.com/in/sharon-boath-0b14b5100/
Kjerstin Karlsson
20:49
difficult to separate home from work
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
21:44
I think wfh also works on trust
Wendy Perry
21:51
I think it is mostly perceived... in my experience people generally work harder from home
John Kuhn
22:18
Hi All I am John Kuhn in Adelaide. I work in WordPress, WooCommerce, LearnDash, Emailing lists, SEO, Support, Maintenance, Training and More. https://www.linkedin.com/in/john-kuhn-5495262b/
Zaira Mae Razon
22:22
Good day, From Philippines
Wendy Perry
22:54
Hello Zaira, nice to have you hear with friends from Australia and Canada
Wendy Perry
24:30
separate home office
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
24:31
yes we do now.
Gaylle Roberts
24:33
me
Heidi
24:39
No :(
Paul
24:39
yep
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
24:45
yes :)I have a little house all for work
John Kuhn
24:47
Yes a separate room, next to my bedroom which is also set up to work from
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
25:13
Yes I have a dedicated office, and a separate area in the open space with outside views for bringing the outside in :-)
Paul
25:52
lol
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
26:08
when I was working in the house I was spending so much time tyding my work away to be able to have tea etc
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
26:26
it depends on if I need clear focus, or looking for creativity and not feeling shut in
John Kuhn
26:28
But I love working at 3AM
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
26:33
lol
John Kuhn
26:34
I have two setups
Paul
26:36
never
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
26:49
3am in my office is nice and quiet John :)
Heather Falckh
27:01
between kitchen & dining room is not ideal as it is the hub of the home
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
27:05
I tend to move to different spots in the house, but none in the bedroom
John Kuhn
27:22
True Deborah but then I would have to walk 5 steps to my office.
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
27:23
I have my laptop ready for those 3am moments John, some great business planning occurs at the witching hour in bed :-)
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
27:25
having said that we have made a spare bedroom into an office/work out room
Wendy Perry
27:33
at night time I use the movie room but only for light, easy tasks whilst watching TV
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
28:11
love the idea of a screen
Paul
28:39
One problem is audio spill. Like when you are on the phone or a webinar
Heather Falckh
28:49
Wish my house was that tidy!! lol
Wendy Perry
29:53
Yes agree with the visual clutter... find that stressful
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
31:39
bright and colourful
Wendy Perry
31:49
clear and clean with personal touches
John Kuhn
31:52
Wendys style would be alphabetised
Wendy Perry
31:59
ha!
Wendy Perry
32:05
John knows me well!
Kjerstin Karlsson
32:07
jungle style wild and free
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
32:13
I like the cottagecore
John Kuhn
32:14
techno
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
32:29
I like a bit of breenary too
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
32:35
greenary
Wendy Perry
32:50
organised, get stuff done
John Kuhn
33:31
Hyper Modern, black, white, purple, LED, and Tech Everywhere
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
33:58
neuroscience is fascinating in the work context
Heather Falckh
34:05
I need lots of space to put paper files, so have just invested in a good filing/storage space. can't see the minimalist look working for me. What I probably need to do is to get into the habit of disposing of paper at the end of the project & relying only on electronic files
Heather Falckh
34:57
PLants are good too
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
35:23
yep, lots of plants in my office :)
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
36:13
is a dog as a foot rest ok?
John Kuhn
36:30
a Dog is a foot rest
Wendy Perry
36:38
lol
John Kuhn
38:38
I have a proper chair
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
38:46
I have an office chair - but I also move around the house so am constantly using different chairs
Wendy Perry
38:46
Office chair and I like a high one in t he high office
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
38:56
oh its his spot!!!
Wendy Perry
38:59
*home office*
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
39:06
lovely office chair
Sandra Montgomerie
39:07
yes
Kjerstin Karlsson
39:08
I have a proper chair also with an obus forme
Heather Falckh
39:14
any thoughts on standing desks?
Zaira Mae Razon
40:36
Good office chair is much pretty good to use actually, but sometimes there are people who tend to use their favorite chair on their perspectives and the comfortable chair for them
Wendy Perry
42:22
Good natural lighting, sometimes can be glary
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
42:43
I have an electric balket on my office chair for winter
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
42:56
blanket
Heather Falckh
43:38
Oooh Deborah I like that idea
Wendy Perry
43:48
Usually around 23 degrees in winter... cooler in summer
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
43:51
yes we have a very expensive gas bill :)
John Kuhn
43:53
I just dress warm in the winter, wont mention the summer.
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
44:05
when I am seated in open space I'm by the window, I have a blanket I use
Kjerstin Karlsson
44:07
yes,
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
44:09
We sit on about 20 - 21 degrees
Sandra Montgomerie
44:10
Yes I don’t like the cold
Heather Falckh
44:18
Thermal wear also helps
John Kuhn
45:07
Gun shots? Interesting office I would consider moving.
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
45:14
Shame you can't stop the neighbourhood dogs going mental with barking :-) I'd love to switch them on mute... lol
Heather Falckh
46:01
This is excellent Tonja 0 thank you. I haven't been thinking of these things
Wendy Perry
46:45
Mostly only wear noise cancelling headphones when flying... which doesn't happen much atm so will take them into the office now...
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
46:47
We just have the radio on, which we do in our office space when we are there too
Sandra Montgomerie
47:09
noise cancelling headphones and alpha brainwaves for concentraton
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
47:25
i have my diffuser on all the time as it smells amazing and makes soft tinkling noises... also diffuse oils that have a motivating effect such as citrus scents
Kjerstin Karlsson
47:43
I sometimes have a pair of parakeets visit me throughout the day.they like to land on top of my computer and say hello.
Wendy Perry
47:51
I like having candles burning
Sandra Montgomerie
47:53
In offices before
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
48:01
Yes, the air quality where I used to work was bad
Wendy Perry
48:13
Have seen these issues pop up in some government buildings etc
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
48:46
Candles and scented reeds are great to have in your work space, I agree Wendy
Wendy Perry
52:07
One of my clients creates original art work paper plants and I have one in the office, which is good as it stays alive :)
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
52:23
My office is set up so I san see the road and passers by, it feels less isolating that way :)
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
52:55
There is some techniques to keeping indoor plants alive :-)
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
53:01
My background now is what I get to look at. Better in spring than winter but still nice.
Sandra Montgomerie
53:48
one behind me size of lounge window
Sandra Montgomerie
54:32
Yes ficus others
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
54:37
up on the shelf behind me
Wendy Perry
54:41
nice view to look at too
Heather Falckh
54:44
Yes, love them - started bring them in for air quality but didn't realise visual is important too
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
54:45
im looking at my garden
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
54:45
and a spider plant neer the door
Sandra
54:48
Indeed-Succulents
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
54:49
In my open space I have indoor plants, I love the idea of prints or images of nature in my closed space
John Kuhn
54:59
I have some hidden in a cupboard.
John Kuhn
55:17
Joking, I look out onto a garden
Wendy Perry
55:41
light behind the desk
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
55:47
There's a lot of glare from the window behind
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
55:48
her screen is impacted by the ligh tof the window
Sandra Montgomerie
55:50
glare
Heather Falckh
55:53
poor chair
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
55:53
what is she sitting on?
Wendy Perry
55:59
sitting on an angle
Sandra
56:04
Window behind
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
56:05
is the screen the right hegiht
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
56:05
window behind her
John Kuhn
56:06
using a mac
Heather Falckh
56:07
too much black
Wendy Perry
56:11
few different patterns
Sandra Montgomerie
56:20
colour
Kjerstin Karlsson
56:44
no footwear
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
56:46
lols john
Sandra Montgomerie
56:46
Love it john
Heather Falckh
57:11
Looks staged - doesn't look like she's doing any work
Gaylle Roberts
57:28
boxes under the desk
John Kuhn
57:39
The carpet does not match the drapes
Wendy Perry
59:04
Sandra has helped me declutter the office which is great
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
59:17
Im definitely getting a stadnign desk.
Wendy Perry
59:20
More pictures of nature
Kjerstin Karlsson
59:35
breathe than take one step at a time
John Kuhn
59:36
More decluttering
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
59:47
I have a blank wall that is callin gout for design
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
59:52
id try telling the dog hes not allowed under the desk, but i would never get any work done lols
Sandra
59:53
Need better work surface organisation to clear the ongoing desk clutter
Sandra Montgomerie
01:00:08
get new studio lighting ring light/s
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
01:00:33
I'm surrounded by blank walls and no design, I'll definitely be bringing in some nature images in, or indoor plants to my office
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
01:00:36
I will also clear the desk of clutter at end of each day
Sandra Montgomerie
01:00:44
Here for you John
Wendy Perry
01:00:53
clear desk policy/approach
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
01:01:52
already done :)
Heather Falckh
01:01:54
Thank you - that was great
Sandra Montgomerie
01:01:55
thankyou Tonja great
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
01:02:05
Thank you so much ive gotta run but its been great. Really appreciate it.
Deborah Lilley Celebrant Services (she/her) on Kaurna Land
01:02:12
thank you Tonja
Sharon - Efficient Small Business Solutions
01:02:12
It's been a great session, thanks Tonja!
Sonia
01:02:20
thanks
Sandra
01:02:24
Thankyou Tonja :-D
John Kuhn
01:02:36
Tonya your website has a security issue.
Kjerstin Karlsson
01:02:52
thank you for a wonderful presentation
Wendy Perry
01:03:11
Thanks everyone
Nicky Leitch HWLLEN she/her
01:03:31
lovely to see you Wendy - I have another meeting and need a quick stretch :)
Wendy Perry
01:03:45
Sure thing Nicky, catch you soon
Gaylle Roberts
01:04:05
Thanks so much great info! :-)
John Kuhn
01:04:12
You need to refresh your security certificate
John Kuhn
01:04:25
Yes thanks for that session.
Sandra Montgomerie
01:04:28
Thank you
Zaira Mae Razon
01:04:53
thank you so much for this webinar..., great is that I can now change the layoit of my home office right away😊
Zaira Mae Razon
01:05:02
thank you very much