Tech & Work

Photos: 20 home office must-haves for remote workers

1. The basics

With more tech professionals swapping the cubicle for a home office, here is every home office essential, all recommended by remote workers.

For the sake of an all-encompassing list, let's start with the obvious desk basics. You'll need a workspace--most likely a desk--along with a supportive chair. Some remote workers recommend an adjustable sit-or-stand desk to switch things up. Depending on how digital you are, you'll most likely need pens, notebooks, and a space to store any files. Internet access and a reliable phone are needed to connect with others.

SEE: How to optimize the smart office (ZDNet special report) | Download the report as a PDF (TechRepublic)

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By Olivia Krauth

Olivia Krauth is an Education Reporter at Insider Louisville.