SWorking from home or working, or more commonly known as “telecom meeting” can be beneficial for families as it enables ease of work schedules, eliminates daily commute, Increases productivity and promotes work-life balance. Technology and the Internet make it easier than ever to work and study from home, as there is an app or website that can help.
For working parents at home, there are many ways to help your children and make them fun at home learning. To work or study successfully from home you need to:
Free apps for virtual meetings
You don’t have to come together to make meetings. If you are working from home, you will need a reliable online tool for scheduling virtual meetings. Software such as Google Hangouts, Zoom, Microsoft Teams, and even Facebook Messenger allows you to make meetings on the Internet with the option of enabling video, virtual presentation, and easy file sharing.
Free apps to help your productivity
There are also some specific apps that are convenient and safe for file sharing. You’ve got sites like Google Drive, Microsoft One Drive, VTransfer, and Dropbox for easy sharing of big and secret documents.
You can also take advantage of free apps for notebooks, calendars, timers, and to-do lists that you can easily sync with your laptop and mobile phone. This will help you organize, improve your time management skills and get more done.
Using these apps will help you stay focused and work productive and balanced for your family at home.
Free access to important government and news sites
In the light of the CoVID-19 global outbreak, we need to stay up-to-date and aware when working or studying at home. It’s important to get the latest news and reliable information for daily viewing of these sites.
Even better, PLDT Home is giving users free access to these important government and news websites on their WiFi prepaid and volume-based projects! This means that you can access them whenever your connection data is over.
Free educational tools at home
However, working at home does not leave an opportunity to learn, grow and discover new skills. Whether studying different languages, trying new recipes, or learning how to create videos or graphics online, there are many online resources you can look for.
YouTube is a great place to start, with billions of videos available on just about every topic, including everything you need to know. You can also listen to your favorite podcast online.
With homeowners now studying at home, this is a great time to enjoy audio books and eBooks for free. Amazon-owned Audible is now offering a free listening catalog of children’s stories, including literary classics, fairy tales, and more for preschoolers, beginners, young teens, and teens. They are available in six different languages.
You can also be creative with fun and educational activities for your children. Now you can find hundreds of museums around the world from the comfort of your own home. The Arts and Culture section of Google Street View now offers free virtual tours and exhibitions of various museums and galleries around the world, including the Tour Eiffel in Paris, the British Museum in London, the Taj Mahal in India, and the Leisure Mansion in Aloe. The Philippine National Museum also offers 360-degree virtual tours on its website.
Best of all, you can enjoy more than just a wealth of videos and educational tools online as PLDT Home is also rolling out a dual data promo for its WiFi prepaid to April 30th! This means that PLDT home WiFi prepaid users can still get twice the amount of data allocation from their Family Packages.
Enjoy productivity at home with the powerful connectivity of PLDT home Wi-Fi prepaid, the fastest and fastest 4G-available mobile network in the Philippines, such as global internet testing firm Okla, OpenSignal and Realm Has confirmed.
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