There is a certain amount of joy in working from the comfort of your home. You don’t have to be under the constant gaze of your boss. Nor do you have to be a part of petty office politics. You can just be on your own and concentrate on your job. You save on the time you would spend commuting to and fro. Needless to say, it also saves you a good amount of money. Work from home – it’s the dream that thousands of daily office goers cherish.

However, behind the glitz and pride of being your own boss, there are a few cons to working from home. For starters, when you work from home your personal and professional space tends to merge. Your partner/family may not want to accept that. Heck, they may not even take your job seriously. At times, you too could become too comfortable with your surroundings. This can have a negative impact on your productivity.

If you are one of the lucky ones who work from home, here are a few things you should keep in mind: