Working from home is cool and all, but sometimes, you get tired of staring at the four walls of your house every day. To add a little spice to your work life, try working from any of these locations instead. 

The beach

Sometimes, work makes you doubt why you’re alive. So go to the beach and observe the ocean and sunset. It’ll remind you there’s more to life than work, and you have things to live for. 


The bukka not only provides a change of scenery but a change of smell too. Aren’t you tired of smelling yourself 24/7? Try hot amala, jollof rice and sweat. Sure, you might also add a little weight, but all of that won’t matter in heaven. 

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When your manager sends you a foolish message, you can just mute your laptop and put their name on the altar. Fire for fire. 


If you always feel sleepy because you’re working from home, this would cure it. Between killing mosquitoes and watching for wild animal that want to eat you, you’ll be very alert. 

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On an okada 

How else will you prove you can work under pressure and in a fast-paced environment?

Your secondary school

Remind yourself where you’re coming from and let it motivate you to keep pushing. Life’s tough, but you’re tougher. 

Filling station

Buy fuel and knock some tasks off of your to-do list. It’s killing two birds with one stone. 

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