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Why The Work From Home Trend Is About To Explode

Thomas Kuegler | Posted 07.22.2016 | Business
Thomas Kuegler

My mom does her work from home. She went back to school close to a decade ago so she could become a medical coder, and here she is today logging in ho...

A Version Of Fifth Harmony's 'Work From Home' Just For Stay-At-Home Moms

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 06.22.2016 | Parents

These days it seems like any song can easily translate into a parenting anthem. Awestruck teamed up with comedy group, JustBoobs Sketch, to turn Fifth...

Conquered: My Biggest Fears on Being a Stay-at-Home Mom

Jenna Wawrzyniec | Posted 06.02.2016 | Parents
Jenna Wawrzyniec

As we packed up our belongings for another move -- with growing baby in tow -- I put my search for another 9-5 gig on pause. There was a career opportunity right in front of me: stay-at-home mom. I took it.

Working Alone? How to Stay Motivated

Nicole Williams | Posted 05.19.2016 | Business
Nicole Williams

The reality of working as a one-woman office isn't always utopia. 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.

Awesome Ways to Make Money Online in 2016

Nancy Laws | Posted 05.17.2016 | Business
Nancy Laws

There is an abundance of ways to make money online. Whether you simply need to supplement your current income or need a way to work from home full time, the internet provides companies with the opportunity to cut back expenses by exploring remote workers.

3 Unexpected Challenges to Working from Home

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 05.10.2016 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

These work from home situations described above are ideal for many people. What is unexpected however, is that after a certain amount of time, which can be days, months or years -- what once seemed to be an advantage to working from home, becomes a disadvantage.

What I've Learned From 30 Days of Videoconferencing

Cameron Craig | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Cameron Craig

I recently joined a company where the majority of meetings are videoconferences. Sure, I've used videoconferencing at other jobs before but it was usu...

You Know You're a Writer If

Carissa Howard | Posted 04.08.2016 | Women
Carissa Howard

I'm a write-from-home-mom, but have not always been. My writing has morphed from a hobby into a potential second career over the last few months. A lawyer by training, my mind was turned to mush from several years of being at home with two babies. As I emerge from the fog of the preschool years, here's how I realized that I am truly, officially, a 'writer.'

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Make Side Income While Growing Their Business

Kc Agu | Posted 04.07.2016 | Business
Kc Agu

There are a few downsides to this risky business of entrepreneurship and they are not pretty. Building a profitable business takes time and the bills still need to get paid.

10 Hacks to Make Working From Home With Kids Work

Jennifer Gore | Posted 04.28.2016 | Parents
Jennifer Gore

Co-authored by Nikki Ricks, founder of Gab Lab. You won't believe what people are doing to make working from home with kids work. Here's a look...

How To Manage Working From Home

Quora | Posted 03.28.2016 | Business
Quora

What are the challenges of working from home and how have you overcome them? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Answer ...

101 Work From Home Jobs

John Rampton | Posted 03.18.2016 | Business
John Rampton

Between technology, such as Skype, Slack, or Google Hangouts, the need to commute back and forth everyday is no longer necessary - which makes it easi...

20 Signs That You've Become a Work-From-Home Parent

Carissa Howard | Posted 03.17.2016 | Parents
Carissa Howard

The transition back to work may not be as obvious because there's no resume polishing or job interviews or formal start-date at a new office. Here's how I realized that I'd become a Work-From-Home Mom.

An Open Letter From My Fitbit

Kathleen Covatis | Posted 02.25.2016 | Parents
Kathleen Covatis

Dear Mom, I remember the day we first met. It actually wasn't that long ago. December 2015 if I remember correctly? The look on your face when you ...

How 10 Disney Princesses Could Creatively Make Money From Home

Lis Luwia | Posted 02.22.2016 | Women
Lis Luwia

Women nowadays are driven, dedicated, and have bountiful resources to create and excel in a business from the comfort of their own couch. I'm going to...

Don't Break These 8 Rules for Effective Remote Meetings!

Daniel Threlfall | Posted 02.19.2016 | Business
Daniel Threlfall

Holding meetings is an art and a science. But with remote meetings, it's art and science at a whole new level. Sometimes the remote factor makes mee...

Should I Start a Blog? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

Shari Medini | Posted 02.16.2016 | Parents
Shari Medini

Starting a blog is much different than it was even a few years ago. Currently, starting a blog is, in a lot of ways, the same thing as starting a brand. It requires commitment, time, effort, and strategy in order to turn it into something valuable and profitable.

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...