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Anyone else feel anxious about being constantly green on Skype, teams Etc?

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Don’t over think it— people need to go to the bathroom, get a drink, etc. We’re human. If you’re usually available and get your work done, no one cares

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Nope. I took a nap on my couch from 2pm - 3pm today. On yellow the whole time.

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Yup

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I don’t think anyone is watching it

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Just put yourself on permanently away. That's what I did starting at work from home. It's freeing. Also with Teams on phone, i might always just show a status.

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Nah, I’m a alien 👽

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Nope.

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Download chrome extension caffeine. I’m always green

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Yes I hate it.

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play YouTube on your second monitor on mute. You will be forever green

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