Boundaries: we all have them, whether we realize it or not. Setting boundaries is a great way to protect yourself and your time. When you work from home, setting boundaries can be difficult. The line between work and home can get blurred.
To set work boundaries, you need to understand your ideal working conditions. Take some time to figure out your optimal setup and when you are most productive. This might be a process of trial and error. Ask your loved ones what they notice about your work habits. They may have insights that you don’t. Let these principles guide your boundaries.
Once you’ve figured out what works best for you, put your values into action. Some people need to set very clear boundaries. Other people find that they can be more flexible. Do what works best for you.
Some home-based entrepreneurs find it helpful to create boundaries like: