Meet Nancy Harris – the award-winning Irish playwright and screenwriter behind The Dry
Meet Nancy Harris – the award-winning Irish playwright and screenwriter behind The Dry

Meg Walker

This ivy-adorned red brick on Ailesbury Road is on the market for €12 million
This ivy-adorned red brick on Ailesbury Road is on the market for €12 million

Sarah Finnan

My Career: Photographer Holly McGlynn
My Career: Photographer Holly McGlynn

Holly McGlynn

This Irish brand has just launched a new anti-ageing skincare hero product
This Irish brand has just launched a new anti-ageing skincare hero product

IMAGE

Is it possible to navigate tween moodiness without completely losing your mind?
Is it possible to navigate tween moodiness without completely losing your mind?

Amanda Cassidy

Comedy, theatre and a fashion revolution: 6 of the best events happening this weekend
Comedy, theatre and a fashion revolution: 6 of the best events happening this weekend

Sarah Gill

Kim Gray’s life hacks for minimalism, living with less and cutting out clutter
Kim Gray’s life hacks for minimalism, living with less and cutting out clutter

IMAGE

This light-filled Glasnevin home is on the market for €925,000
This light-filled Glasnevin home is on the market for €925,000

Sarah Finnan

12 feel-good finds to help you enter your wellness era
12 feel-good finds to help you enter your wellness era

Shayna Sappington

Anne Heraty honoured with IMAGE PwC Businesswoman of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award 2024
Anne Heraty honoured with IMAGE PwC Businesswoman of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award 2024

IMAGE

Image / Self / Advice
premium
SELF

The WTF of WFH


Audio
by Esther O'Moore Donohoe
09th Aug 2021

Read time: 5.00

Esther O'Moore Donohoe on finding the sweet spot between being a feral sloth pig and micro-managing every second of the remote working day.

It was in Junior Infants where my love of routine was crystallised. Before the start of a strenuous academic day, learning about full stops and capital letters, I’d start my unpaid work as an unofficial teacher’s assistant. In later years, my best friend would describe my actions as that of a ‘total lick’ but it was water off a five-and-half-year-old duck’s back.  None of my classmates could match my pace in distributing crayons to desks....

You have reached a premium article.

For unlimited digital access to the stories worth paying for, subscribe now to IMAGE from just €4.99 a month
Subscribe
Sold out!