Essentials

The best study-from-home essentials to keep you on track

On top of that, it’s useful to keep your study area well-organized and clear of distractions. If you live in a busy household, try to find a room or space for yourself and let your housemates know when you need some quiet time. If you prefer a bit of background noise to drown out the outside world, opt for ambient music rather than the TV so that you can focus better on your work. 

Aside from those tips, we also recommend the following essentials to help you improve your study from home experience. 

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