remote work

Should You Have a ‘Work Spouse’?

Should You Have a ‘Work Spouse’?

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it major changes to how and where we work. This includes massive upheavals within office culture — because let’s face it, as fun as it is making snarky comments to your coworkers in private Zoom chats during meetings, it’s not the same as having…

Reduce Computer Screen Glare by Working in a Box

Reduce Computer Screen Glare by Working in a Box

Inevitably, at some point in the afternoon a few days every week, my son pops into my office to ask if I’ll come work outside in the backyard while he plays in the inflatable pool. Does he ask me to do this on cloudy days? No; cloudy days are not…

Tell Us Your Working-From-Home Tech Issues

Tell Us Your Working-From-Home Tech Issues

Since we’re all stuck”or will soon be stuck”in our homes and apartments for the foreseeable future, I’m going to expand Lifehacker’s tech-advice column, , to a full week next week. From March 23 to March 27, I’m going to answer one question each day that’s related to some issue you’re…