Posted on 10/9/2020

4 Tips for Working Remotely That You Need to Know

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4 Tips for Working Remotely That You Need to Know

Got the quarantine blues? Why not change up your scenery and work from somewhere new? Below, you?ll find our best tips for working remotely from the Finger Lakes. If you?ve ever worked from home, you know it has its unique challenges. That?s why we advise taking a trip to your happy place in upstate New York. Get productive in one of our luxury vacation rentals along the lakes. 

Then, take a break and explore the Finger Lakes of New York. Our area has plenty of great spots to get a breath of fresh air, take a walk, and unwind. It?s a great place to get inspiration, spark creativity, or just spend some quality time with your family and nature. For the best experience, make sure to request access to our free Vacation Guide. This useful tool includes our favorite restaurants, shops, and outdoor recreation along the lakes. Take a look for yourself and start planning your trip now!  

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What Are Some Tips for Working Remotely in the Finger Lakes?

  1. Work from Coffee Shops

It will help to get out of bed and be productive if you have somewhere to be. Wake up for your regular working hours, dress for success, and head out the door to some of the best caf?s in the Finger Lakes region. 

1872 Caf? 

Open up your laptop and get to typing at this beautiful little coffee shop. 1872 Caf? in Rochester, NY, is perfect for a productive day and a cup of joe. Or, start your work day off with a delicious matcha latte. Fun fact: matcha does wonders for your concentration and productivity. It?s the perfect beverage to get you into work mode. Then, stay for lunch and fuel up with the1872 Burger. It?s a fantastic way to check out the food and beverage scene of a new town while still getting work done. 

The Dalai Java 

For the perfect, cozy atmosphere to work remotely, check out The Dalai Java in Canandaigua, NY. This cute caf? has fantastic coffee and superb breakfast sandwiches. 

At the Dalai Java, coffee is roasted with care, bringing out unique flavors to wake you up, and enlighten and inspire you to conquer all of your work for the day.

2. Take Breaks 

Sometimes, all you need is a little time for yourself to get the burst of energy and inspiration you need to be your best self. Have lunch on a private dock outside of your Finger Lakes Premier Properties vacation rental. Or, spend time with nature and visit some of the most beautiful sights in Upstate New York.

3. Walk It Off 

The Finger Lakes is full of wonderful outdoor activities. We recommend hiking at one of the stunning gorges, like the one at Watkins Glen State Park. Take a short walk somewhere or take a whole day to yourself in the middle of a stressful week. 

4. Work From a Luxury Vacation Rental On the Finger Lakes 

It helps to change up your home office view every once in a while, so why not take a relaxing trip to Upstate New York? We offer large homes on the lake that can accommodate the entire family. Our homes are a great, quiet space to take phone calls, video calls, and to stay focused. 

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There are so many activities in the Finger Lakes for everyone. Plus, the kids will love exploring the museums and hanging out by the lake between virtual learning sessions. Our vacation rentals are also the perfect place for social distancing because you have everything you need from the comfort of your rental. Make memories cooking a meal with your loved ones in a full, gourmet kitchen, or have a game night in an entertainment room. 

So, what are you waiting for? Hurry, and browse our homes for the perfect work space now! 

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