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And, action: Good lighting and a tidy background are good ideas for work calls

And, action: Good lighting and a tidy background are good ideas for work calls

And, action: Good lighting and a tidy background are good ideas for work calls

As Covid-19 takes over our personal and professional lives, we're all now getting to grips with the new normal of working from home and staying indoors.

We're checking in with work colleagues through apps like Zoom and Microsoft Teams, and our once technologically-challenged dads have figured out how to use FaceTime, even if he does refer to it as Face Chat.

With the lines between home office and living space becoming more blurred every day, it's easy to get stuck in an awkward situation on a video call to your boss.