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Working at Home

Finding the Write Spot

Loretta Bolger Wish | Posted 08.17.2015 | Books
Loretta Bolger Wish

Maybe I can't shake those romantic images, or maybe holing up behind closed doors feels like being a child exiled to my room as punishment. For whatever reason, I write best in the more central rooms of the house, the ones where I spend time doing many other things.

24 Ways Working From Home Will Destroy Your Soul

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan & Harry Bradford | Posted 12.10.2014 | Business

Home workers heed our warning. We've seen it happen ourselves.

The Hardest Part Of Parenting As An Introvert

Kristen Levithan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Kristen Levithan

I've done my best to plan at least a few minutes alone in every day -- even if they don't come until the kids are asleep and the dishes are done. And it helps. Knowing what you need and asking for it often does.

The Shocking Truth About Workers In America

CNBC | Dan Mangan | Posted 09.02.2013 | Business

CNBC: Americans are tops—when it comes to working off the clock. Just in time for the Labor Day "holiday," a new survey reveals that nearly all ...

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.

9 Tips for Staying Sane When Working from Home

Women & Co | Posted 10.31.2012 | Women
Women & Co

If you're currently working from home or are thinking about it, here are some tips and tricks I've collected over the years that will help keep you happy, productive and sane.

Work At Home Wardrobes: How Bad Can They Get?

Randy Susan Meyers | Posted 03.06.2012 | Style
Randy Susan Meyers

When hearing the UPS truck coming down the road, you realize that the day has come when you can't open the door to your beloved UPS man. This is a tragedy. You work at home. UPS is your lifeline.

Dating After Divorce: What if I Meet a Guy I Like?

Susan Orlins | Posted 09.07.2011 | Divorce
Susan Orlins

There must be reasons people pair off into living spaces, but I can't remember what those reasons are.

Starbucks And Makeup: The Daily Ritual Of The Telecommuter

Morra Aarons-Mele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Morra Aarons-Mele

Many of us, and not just mothers, structure a workday that meets our needs. But work is still work, and we're creating a new set of rituals to create a semblance of a workday with a beginning, middle and end.