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A Mom's Work-At-Home Mamafesto

Shawn Fink | Posted 08.24.2014 | Parents
Shawn Fink

It's easy for work-at-home moms to feel frustrated when our children are sick or home for a holiday or a vacation because we're so focused on how the schedule changes affects us negatively. And yet the real motivation to be a mom who works from home is to be with our children, to be able to be here for them.

Top 5 Ways to Work at Home With Young Kids

Vincent Daly | Posted 07.01.2014 | Parents
Vincent Daly

Having a strategy in place to strike the right balance will reap huge rewards for both parents and kids. The following tips can be used as a template to help level the work-at-home playing field.

Work-at-Home Employment Opportunities for Retirees

Jim T. Miller | Posted 04.05.2014 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

Here are a few popular home-based career opportunities to check out, along with some trustworthy resources to help you search for employment.

Torch Your Home Office Before It's Too Late!

Jeb Harrison | Posted 10.05.2013 | Business
Jeb Harrison

I guess you could say once you start working from home you can't go home again. It's the truth -- I shudder to think of all the inappropriate behavior I would get slapped around for were I to show my face in an office.

So Long, Yoga Pants: I'll Miss You Most of All as I Head Back to Work

Lesley Kennedy | Posted 05.20.2013 | Parents
Lesley Kennedy

The thing was, as fortunate as I am to have been able to spend all that time at home, being a sort-of-stay-at-home-mom who actually did work at home just wasn't working for me. I've been back at the 9-to-5 grind for a couple of weeks now, and, this might sound crazy, but I kinda love it.

Resources For Job Seekers

Jim T. Miller | Posted 05.10.2013 | Fifty
Jim T. Miller

While the U.S. job market has improved slightly over the past year or so, challenges persist for many older job seekers. Fortunately, there are a number of free online tools and in-person training centers scattered across the country today that can help you find employment.

Telecommuting Kills Creativity: What the Research Says About Yahoo's New Work Policy

Dr. R. Keith Sawyer | Posted 05.07.2013 | Business
Dr. R. Keith Sawyer

Everyone is pissed off about Yahoo's new ban on working from home. Or at least, that's what the media coverage seems to suggest. But none of these news articles have asked a basic question: What does the research show?

Carly Fiorina Interview: Marissa's Ban on Working From Home and HP's Future

Cassie Slane | Posted 05.07.2013 | Technology
Cassie Slane

Do you remember when female leaders at the top of Silicon Valley companies were hard to find? Well, they still are. But at least now, there are a few more than there were. Only 14 years ago Carly Fiorina was the first.

Is Working from Home Really Right for You?

Brazen Life | Posted 05.05.2013 | Small Business
Brazen Life

Many of us -- whether it's due to a sick kid or a snow day -- sometimes have the opportunity to work from home, but the key to long-term success is being able to get your work done day after day, no matter what life throws at you.

Does Your Job Allow You To Work From Home? (POLL)

Posted 02.28.2013 | MarloThomas

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6 Things All Moms Should Know About Working From Home

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 02.04.2013 | Parents
Sara Sutton Fell

For six years I have not only been working from home, but also running a company from my home. One of the biggest benefits of working from home is that I'm much more available for my family. Here are a few lessons I have learned as a work-from-home mom.

Survey Says: Why Playing Angry Birds At Work Could Boost The Bottom Line

The Huffington Post | Rieva Lesonsky | Posted 11.12.2011 | Small Business

You say your employees are playing Angry Birds online instead of working? No big deal. Now they’re toting tablet computers into the bathroom? Don’...

So You Want to Work Remotely?

Christopher Burgess | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

Three out of five employees believe it unnecessary to be in the office and contend they can be just as productive working outside their traditional brick-and-mortar workplace, as within.