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A True Story: 20 Ways The Office Has Changed Since 1981

Robyn Shulman | Posted 10.05.2015 | Business
Robyn Shulman

Do you ever think about how much the average office life has changed in the past 5 years alone? How about over 30 years? A friend of mine who worked for the same company for 34 years shared his most compelling reflections and short stories.

Working From Home: How to Stay Focused in Your Apartment

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 09.25.2015 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Remember: Not all workspaces are created equal. Your home-office space shouldn't be the couch in front of the TV, and it definitely shouldn't be in bed. Ideally, it shouldn't even be in your bedroom.

6 Hacks To Organize Your Office Space

Rachel Hollis | Posted 09.24.2015 | HuffPost Home
Rachel Hollis

I don't know about you, but I cannot work in a cluttered environment. I like my desk to be tidy, my to-do list to be written and my office space to be well kept. If you're like me, you will find these tips very useful!

8 Ways to Add a Standing Desk

Houzz | Posted 09.21.2015 | HuffPost Home

Switching things up from sitting to standing keeps the blood flowing and, according to studies, can help prevent illnesses such as Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Here's how to incorporate some standing room in your office space at home.

A Hamptons Home Office Is the Definitition of Luxury at Work

Decor Aid | Posted 09.02.2015 | HuffPost Home
Decor Aid

When our Décor Aid designer team was tasked with creating an office space in a Hamptons vacation retreat, they wanted to make sure it still felt like a get-away from the stresses of daily life, while also incorporating all those essential office necessities.

Hacks To Make The Most Of The Mighty Binder Clip

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 08.28.2015 | HuffPost Home

The home office can easily turn into a catchall hell-room for everything that has a tangled electronic cord attached to it -- but one tiny tool c...

8 Home Office Ideas For Small Spaces

Architectural Digest | Posted 08.27.2015 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

A nook can be the perfect place for a work space.

8 Home Office Ideas for Small Spaces

Architectural Digest | Posted 08.19.2015 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

By Melissa Maria for Architectural Digest. (photo: Pieter Estersohn) Inside a Brooklyn family home that was renovated by Baxt Ingui Architects...

Finding the Write Spot

Loretta Bolger Wish | Posted 08.17.2015 | Books
Loretta Bolger Wish

Maybe I can't shake those romantic images, or maybe holing up behind closed doors feels like being a child exiled to my room as punishment. For whatever reason, I write best in the more central rooms of the house, the ones where I spend time doing many other things.

You'll Never Believe These 19 Rooms Were Once Garages

Brit + Co | Posted 07.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Brit + Co

Come on, just admit it -- your garage is wasted space. While most of us are guilty of using our garages for only storage, there are a fair number of people who are taking advantage of that extra square footage and starting a garage conversion revolution.

A Jaw-Dropping Apartment Makeover -- on a Budget!

Decor Aid | Posted 06.23.2015 | HuffPost Home
Decor Aid

The owners of this Turtle Bay co-op had an interior design request that might sound impossible - -- to transform this formerly under-lit, cramped, unusually-shaped Manhattan apartment into a spacious, airy urban retreat -- on a budget, no less!

How To Make Your Home Office The Most Stylish Room In The House

Details | Posted 06.29.2015 | HuffPost Home

By Antonina Jedrzejczak for DETAILS. (photo: Molteni&C You're already logging serious hours working from your home office, so why not turn it ...

3 Steps To A Polished, Productive Workspace

Food52 | Posted 06.07.2015 | HuffPost Home

The first step to workspace zen is to hide your uglies.

Home Office Ideas for Tiny Spaces

Domino | Posted 06.01.2015 | HuffPost Home

When you're living in cramped quarters, let key pieces work overtime.

10 Tips for a Clutter-Free Desk

Domino | Posted 05.27.2015 | HuffPost Home

OK, so your desk isn't exactly promoting productivity. Likely story. These tricks and tips will transform your grimy desk into one that's joyfully inviting.

5 Steps to a Zen Home Office

Lori Rochino | Posted 04.01.2015 | HuffPost Home
Lori Rochino

It's a new year, you have new goals to achieve. What a better way to stay productive than to clear off your desk? After all, a clear desk = a clear mind. Here are five simple decluttering tips:

Household Cleaning Tips for Cold and Flu Season

Stephanie Snay | Posted 03.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Snay

Washing your hands and stocking up on orange juice are great starting points, but there's more you can do at home to decrease your chances of falling ill. Take these steps to keep yourself and your family in good health.

7 Home Offices to Inspire Your Creativity

Dering Hall | Posted 03.29.2015 | HuffPost Home
Dering Hall

From beautiful wallpaper to clean lines to bold colors, see how top interior designers' take on the humble office and transform this functional space into a powerhouse of creativity and beauty.

6 Trends We'd Like to See More of In 2015 | Posted 02.17.2015 | HuffPost Home

As the year draws to a close we've taken a close look at projects showcased on Porch and have come across several trends that we'd like to see more of in 2015.

Smart Tax Moves to Consider Before New Year's Eve

Jason Alderman | Posted 02.09.2015 | Money
Jason Alderman

The flurry of activity during the last weeks of December can make it difficult to pay attention to finances. If you want to save on your tax bill come April, now's the time to make some critical moves.

4 Signs You're Not Cut Out for Working from Home

John Rampton | Posted 01.31.2015 | Business
John Rampton

Working from home is the American dream for many -- but it can quickly turn into a nightmare. Simply put, not everyone is cut out for telecommuting, working from home, or virtual offices -- and that's okay.

3 Inspired Home Offices

Domino | Posted 01.19.2015 | HuffPost Home

Far from shoving a computer into a cramped corner and calling it a day, these three women created comfortable and personal HQs at home.

9 Office Paint Color Ideas

Domino | Posted 01.05.2015 | HuffPost Home

Before getting to work decorating the home office (the right desk, chair, lighting), start with a paint color that suits, inspires, and energizes you.

Confessions of an Email Hoarder and 4 Tips to Tame an Inbox

Mary Novaria | Posted 12.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary Novaria

If there are pileups in one area of my life, there are likely pileups elsewhere, too. So now that I've begun to get a handle on my email, I'm feeling daring enough to close some of the tabs on my Internet browser and maybe even throw in a load of laundry.

5 Tricks For Increasing Productivity Through Simple Decor Changes

Kat Bern | Posted 12.02.2014 | HuffPost Home
Kat Bern

Have you ever noticed that you get more done in some places, while others just get you distracted all the time?