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Why We Should All Embrace Avoidance

Your urge to clean, organize, repair or cook is the way you recharge as a remote worker.

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My beauty supplies are in labeled, genre-specific bins… because I had a major work deadline.

Check out the new supply shelves under our stairs, and you’ll find a 36" x 14" shelf with neatly organized stashes labeled “hair care”…




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Alexandra Samuel

Alexandra Samuel

Author, Remote Inc: How To Thrive at Work…Wherever You Are. Tech speaker. Writer & data journalist for Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review & more.

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