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How to Work from Home and Get Stuff Done While Still Preserving Family Peace and Normal Social Behavior

Daniel Threlfall | Posted 02.12.2016 | Business
Daniel Threlfall

Working from home can produce heights of ecstasy and depths of agony.

5 Ways to Make Working Remotely Actually Work

Carson Tate | Posted 02.04.2016 | Business
Carson Tate

Where are you working right now? On your sofa? In a coffee shop with your earbuds in? From your tablet on an outdoor patio? If you work virtually -- that is, "telecommute" -- you're part of a fast-growing trend in the modern workforce. But like any new working practice, making telecommuting part of your usual routine takes some discipline and diligence.

Historic Blizzard of 2016 No Match for Telecommuters

Leigh Searl | Posted 02.01.2016 | Business
Leigh Searl

The driving force behind providing a telework policy is different for the employer and employee. Employers move to telework policies because it saves tens of thousands of dollars every year and employees embrace teleworking because it provides a greater work-life balance. It's a win-win for both parties.

5 Ways to Increase Productivity if You Work From Home

Jamilah Corbitt | Posted 12.28.2015 | Business
Jamilah Corbitt

Working from home sounds like a dream job, but workplace productivity can pose a major issue for distributed teams.

Network Marketing Is the Dream Career I Overlooked

Erin Joy Henry | Posted 12.04.2015 | Business
Erin Joy Henry

Remember you don't need to have a thousand friends to be successful. Sure, having a large network helps but even if you don't, the people you know will.

Telecommuting: The Pros, Cons and Risks of Working from Home

Parker Beauchamp | Posted 11.03.2015 | Business
Parker Beauchamp

Allowing employees to work from home, otherwise known as "telecommuting," is becoming a common human resources discussion. One of the main focuses of this discussion is how this trend affects companies.

ChicMompreneur's Work From Home Series: 5 Steps to a Kickass In-Home Answering Service Business

Nancy Laws | Posted 10.30.2015 | Women
Nancy Laws

Many new business owners may not afford an office or a secretary and prefer to work with an in-home answering service to save them money and time.

Secrets from Successful Home-Based Business Entrepreneurs

MoneyTips | Posted 10.16.2015 | Business
MoneyTips

Want more secrets, as well as profiles and survey results of successful home-based entrepreneurs? Then, download The Modern Entrepreneur: Secrets to B...

New Study Decodes When Working From Home Is Actually Productive

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 09.26.2015 | Science

Working from home can be pretty great. You can send emails from the comfort of your couch and avoid commuting. Plus, away from the stress of the offi...

How Can I Be a Professional Role Model for My Child When I Work From Home?

Scott Valins | Posted 09.22.2015 | Parents
Scott Valins

Working from home while parenting presents a massive set of challenges, rewards and obstacles. Yes. Am I thankful to observe the daily growth of my daughter? Yes. Am I perplexed as to how I can be a professional role model to my daughter when she interprets my 'computer time' as play - Absolutely.

Working Alone

Nicole Williams | Posted 09.02.2015 | Women
Nicole Williams

Whether you spend a lot of time on the road, work in a very small (i.e., one employee -- you) office, or telecommute from home, isolation is an occupational hazard. Here, a few tips to a successful solo career.

5 Reasons Midlifers May Not Want To Work From Home

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.30.2015 | Fifty

Almost everybody, it seems, would prefer to work from home -- including boomers.  In fact, 36 percent of all workers said they would choose the ...

8 Home Office Ideas for Small Spaces

Architectural Digest | Posted 08.19.2015 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

By Melissa Maria for Architectural Digest. (photo: Pieter Estersohn) Inside a Brooklyn family home that was renovated by Baxt Ingui Architects...

The Top 10 Coworking Spaces Across the Globe

Debra Carpenter | Posted 08.11.2015 | Business
Debra Carpenter

Coworking is on the rise, and for good reason--it's estimated that 40% of the workforce will be made up of freelancers, solopreneurs, and independent contractors by 2020.

How to Be Productive When You Work From Home

Holly Rust | Posted 07.27.2015 | Business
Holly Rust

When you work from home, every day life can easily sabotage your working schedule. Later quickly turns into next week, or not at all. A false sense of time and succumbing to daily deterrents can easily derail a successful at-home workday.

From the Other Side; an Honest Review from Employees

Robin Cassady | Posted 06.14.2015 | Business
Robin Cassady

Whether we wake up in the mornings loving what we do or not, it is important to remember the people we come in contact with during our day-to-day activities are trying to make a living for themselves and their families as well.

10 Ways Freelance Life Is Different Than A Day Job

Lindsey Kesel | Posted 06.07.2015 | Business
Lindsey Kesel

Wouldn't it be grand if you could trade in the tedious predictability of the 9-to-5 grind for 100 percent control of your efforts and the resulting profits, plus the authority to give yourself as much vacation time as you need?

3 Ways To Spend More Time With Your Family Without Quitting Your Job

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 03.20.2015 | Business

So you want to spend more time with your family. You could do what a couple of big-shot executives have recently done: wait for years, until you’...

Emily Peck

Proof That Working From Home Is Here To Stay: Even Yahoo Still Does It

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Peck | Posted 03.18.2015 | Business

When newly hired CEO Marissa Mayer kicked off her turnaround at Yahoo, she banned employees from working from home. When Andy Mattes kicked off h...

10 Apps That Can Earn You Money

Nancy Laws | Posted 05.08.2015 | Business
Nancy Laws

We spend so much time on our phones wasting time anyway, why not make a few bucks while we are at it! These 10 apps will earn you cash, although it will require work on your end, you will be able to pick and choose, giving you a little flexibility.

Are We Killing the 9 to 5?

Kelsey Clark | Posted 05.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Kelsey Clark

Whether you're into the WFH lifestyle or not, more and more young professionals are looking to ditch the office in favor of their couch, smartphone and laptop.

10 Make-Extra-Money Jobs You Can Do From Home

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Cari Wira Dineen | Posted 02.26.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Whether you already work and want to make more money, or are retired and looking to supplement your income, there are...

How to Stay Focused While Working in a Remote Job

Alex Ivanovs | Posted 04.28.2015 | Business
Alex Ivanovs

Discipline and focus are the two main things when it comes to being your own boss of a work schedule, because distraction and temptation is all around you, even if you think that you're being loyal and honest with yourself.

25 Big-Name Companies That Let You Work From Home

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 04.06.2015 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

For professionals who want to eliminate their commute, find more time for friends and family, be more productive at work, and enjoy better work-life balance overall, remote jobs can be an excellent option.

Working From Home Is Good For You And Your Boss

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 01.29.2015 | Healthy Living

As a Winter Storm Juno ravages the Northeast, many employees are skipping their daily commutes and office 9-to-5, and instead getting comfortable with...