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If you never seem to have enough time to do all the things that need to be done, more efficient use of time and use of tools and systems can help. This week, I asked work-at-home experts to share their opinions and advice on time management.… Read the rest
It would be nice if achieving success in working at home was a linear route that was easy to follow. Unfortunately, it’s more like a roller coaster ride, with ups and downs. Sometimes things get in the way and stop you in your tracks.… Read the rest
While working from home appeals to many people because of the freedom and flexibility, it does have constraints and requirement for success. This is especially true if you’re telecommuting. Here are 10 do’s and don’ts of working from home:
Create an organized workspace separate from the rest of your home to help minimize distractions.
Even the most exciting job can go stale after a while, and at first we don’t even notice. We start a new job with enthusiasm, we learn new things, meet new people, and do new tasks. Once we get comfortable we often switch to autopilot, following the same comfortable daily routines and end up bored.… Read the rest
It’s the dream of many to work at home. Getting out of a corporate environment and managing your own work day can have a positive impact on your health, stress-levels and work/life balance. However, it’s important not to neglect your physical well-being and to stay fit when working from home.… Read the rest
Home-based businesses with a sole owner can only grow so much, right? Wrong.
With a little creativity you can keep expanding your home business, without hiring employees or renting an office. Here are seven tips for increasing revenue at your home business while keeping it a one-person show:
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Time management is a real issue for moms that work from home.
Most of us are trying to build a successful business while balancing household chores and our growing families, the reason we decided to stay home.But it’s not easy working from home, especially if you have 7 children like me.Most days I feel like I’m running from one thing to the next without stopping to catch my breath.… Read the rest
I’m sure you can think of the many benefits of working from home: setting your own hours, no office commute, saving money on childcare, wearing sweatpants all day if you want to—the list goes on and on.
But when it comes down to getting actual work done, do you find yourself distracted at home?… Read the rest
It goes without saying that you need a computer to successfully work at home, but I also believe that you should have a smartphone. I can’t tell you how many times having a smartphone saved my behind while I worked at home.… Read the rest
Surveys are showing that the number of teleworkers is once again on the increase. Additionally, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, over 24% of all those employed report that they work from home a few hours per week.
So, why the increase?… Read the rest