• I've spent years working at home on my own. Now the whole family is toiling alongside me - and I love it

    11 days ago - By The Guardian

    I didn't realise I missed colleagues. But having my wife and two sons working at home has made me realise it's good to have company
    The woman in the front corner office makes personal calls on speakerphone all day, laughing, swearing and making disparaging remarks about her colleagues. I don't even sit near her and I can hear everything from my desk - that is how I know a lot of the disparaging remarks are about me. There is another guy on our floor whom I sometimes say hi to when I see him smoking outside the back doors, but he is usually looking at his phone and either doesn't hear me or...
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