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  • When home and office life combine, the lines at first can be blurry. In between chats with friends and video calls or emails from colleagues, carving space for yourself is necessary. Setting some boundaries with Out of Home Office away messages could be a good start. Homelife is precious after all, and you are busy making the best of it.

    Here are six creative away messages to leave on your voicemail, answering machine or email. Stay safe and on occasion, offline.

  • “Sorry you missed me. I’ll be thinking of you, right after the weekend.”

  • “I’m taking in the last hour of light before sunset. Let’s talk in the morning.”

  • “Don’t worry. You can be sure I’ll get the work done. I can do it blindfolded.”

  • “I’m currently in the other room. I’ll be sure to get back to you ASAP.”

  • “I’m signing off for the day. Let’s talk in the morning.”

  • “My new shoes and I are out to lunch. You’re first on my list to call back, I promise.”

    Editorial credits:

    Art Direction: Evangelie Smyrniotaki
    Photographer: Haris Farsarakis