monitor: if you do not have an external monitor, try to make your laptop eye level by propping it up on a stand, box or pile of books (this may mean you’ll need a wireless mouse and keyboard as well)
schedule virtual meetings with your team in mind: barking dogs or playing children are bound to interrupt calls – discuss with your team what times of day will be the most conducive for a productive session
take breaks: remember to switch your posture, stretch, take your dog for a walk, or go for a quick bike ride; it’s important to take breaks from your computer screen and it will rejuvenate your mind
keep in touch: virtual happy hours with your team will allow you all to take a mental break from your workload – remember to still celebrate small victories like completing a project or meeting deadlines
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