As workers transition into their homes to work and create a structured routine, the final step is to take control of the mental arena. Most of the remaining anxieties will be based out of fear and fed by the hamster wheel of insecurities. Unfortunately, it’s human nature to perceive newness and change as a threat. Having no one at the next desk to bounce ideas off of, leads to feelings of isolation. Novelty, change, uncertainty and isolation can all impact performance but these can be nipped in the bud by mastering our mindset.