'Forget multitasking': How to improve productivity as a work from home parent

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"80% of your working hours or [parenting] hours must be 100% focused on the task at hand". (Getty Images)
"80% of your working hours or [parenting] hours must be 100% focused on the task at hand". (Getty Images)

Although many professions have returned to office-based work, the president's recent address announcing a move to alert Level 2 may see a return to remote work.

According to a global survey by Flexjobs.com, it might not be such a bad thing. A little over 50% of surveyed parents mention flexible schedules and working from home full-time as ideal arrangements for a sensible work and family life balance.

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