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6 Trends We'd Like to See More of In 2015

Porch.com | Posted 12.18.2014 | HuffPost Home
Porch.com

As the year draws to a close we've taken a close look at projects showcased on Porch and have come across several trends that we'd like to see more of in 2015.

Smart Tax Moves to Consider Before New Year's Eve

Jason Alderman | Posted 12.11.2014 | Money
Jason Alderman

The flurry of activity during the last weeks of December can make it difficult to pay attention to finances. If you want to save on your tax bill come April, now's the time to make some critical moves.

4 Signs You're Not Cut Out for Working from Home

John Rampton | Posted 12.01.2014 | Business
John Rampton

Working from home is the American dream for many -- but it can quickly turn into a nightmare. Simply put, not everyone is cut out for telecommuting, working from home, or virtual offices -- and that's okay.

3 Inspired Home Offices

Domino | Posted 11.19.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Far from shoving a computer into a cramped corner and calling it a day, these three women created comfortable and personal HQs at home.

9 Office Paint Color Ideas

Domino | Posted 11.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Before getting to work decorating the home office (the right desk, chair, lighting), start with a paint color that suits, inspires, and energizes you.

Confessions of an Email Hoarder and 4 Tips to Tame an Inbox

Mary Novaria | Posted 12.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Mary Novaria

If there are pileups in one area of my life, there are likely pileups elsewhere, too. So now that I've begun to get a handle on my email, I'm feeling daring enough to close some of the tabs on my Internet browser and maybe even throw in a load of laundry.

5 Tricks For Increasing Productivity Through Simple Decor Changes

Kat Bern | Posted 12.02.2014 | HuffPost Home
Kat Bern

Have you ever noticed that you get more done in some places, while others just get you distracted all the time?

4 Best Multifunction Printers Under $80

Max Levitte | Posted 11.05.2014 | Technology
Max Levitte

All-in-one printers save money and space by combining printing, copying, scanning, and sometimes faxing capabilities into one machine.

5 Ideas for a Great Home Learning Zone

Houzz | Posted 11.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Houzz

As children head back to school, it's back to reality for parents too. Now is the time to organize our home offices for the homework that's soon to come.

5 Gorgeous Home Office Ideas

Domino | Posted 10.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Domino

Small space? No big deal. Learn the basic decorating tricks to transform your work nook into a functional home office.

5 Signs It's Time to Leave Your Home Office

Frank Chalupa | Posted 09.10.2014 | Small Business
Frank Chalupa

For many entrepreneurs, your first office is often your home office. And while you can't beat the rent, every successful entrepreneur eventually outgrows their humble beginnings.

Don't Be 'a Victim of Disorganized Thinking' -- Keep More of Your Hard-earned Cash

Mark Steber | Posted 08.24.2014 | Business
Mark Steber

As soon as you start thinking about starting a business, you should begin tracking your expenses -- whether you use an app, a notebook or go the old-school route and use shoeboxes, be sure to keep receipts and cancelled checks.

Extreme Makeover: Office Edition

Allie Gray Freeland | Posted 08.04.2014 | HuffPost Home
Allie Gray Freeland

Here are some ideas to have a good work environment in your home.

You Won't Believe What This Boring Patio Looks Like Now

OWN | Posted 02.13.2014 | OWN

Kim Bigler has devoted her life to helping kids in the foster system, running an organization out of her home that provides foster children with neces...

The Home Office Worker's Tale

Robin Hardman | Posted 04.06.2014 | Technology
Robin Hardman

I sat down to work a couple weeks ago, ready to tick off the first in a long to-do list. From what I could tell, this was a spectacular crash. An hour of frantic booting and rebooting, phone calls and "system restore," and I had to face the truth: My computer was one with the angels.

5 Steps to Successfully Adding a Telework Program at Your Company

Jessica Miller-Merrell | Posted 03.10.2014 | Business
Jessica Miller-Merrell

As someone who works from home myself and has since my first telecommuting job in 2007, I can tell you personally that there are challenges, benefits and opportunities that telecommuting can bring.

How To Design A Space For Success

www.refinery29.com | Posted 01.31.2014 | HuffPost Home

Whether you work from home or just need a dedicated space to keep your life in order, a well-designed office can make you more productive and keep you...

Managing Your Time at the Home Office

Linda Lauren | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Linda Lauren

By structuring your work day so that you are clocking in and out, you are opening yourself up to a more productive lifestyle and, ultimately, more free time to spend the way you wish.

Home-based Business? Five Ways to Cut Your Tax Burden Now

Allena Tapia | Posted 11.08.2013 | Small Business
Allena Tapia

You know what time of year it is, micro-businesses! You've faithfully kept your business records, and have estimated and paid your quarterly taxes throughout the year. But December is coming up, and that means it's time to close out 2013.

Unblocking Energy Through Change

Linda Lauren | Posted 12.03.2013 | Healthy Living
Linda Lauren

I now have a whole new perspective on my life, my work, and how I present that work to the world. It has also inspired me to do a spring-cleaning. The more clutter we remove, the more health and prosperity we let in and this whole experience is one I'm grateful for.

IRS Introduces New Method to Make Calculating Home Office Deduction Simple

Mark Steber | Posted 10.21.2013 | Business
Mark Steber

One of the biggest tax law changes this year is a new method for computing the Home Office Deduction. So if you set up shop at home, you'll want to read on.

The Truth About Break Rooms

Neal Jenson | Posted 09.08.2013 | Small Business
Neal Jenson

break rooms are an essential part of an office and they are often under appreciated and underutilized. Break rooms are more than a place to store your lunch, buy a snack or snag a cup of coffee.

10 Stylish Accessories For An Organized Office

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Because a messy workspace can easily become a source of stress and anxiety.

Still 12 Million Unemployed: How Do You Find Work? Do Not Choose to Work From Home!

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.08.2013 | Business
Stephen Viscusi

Unemployment numbers are dropping. I am still skeptical, because the numbers do lie, and are always adjusted. In the meantime for the 12 million sti...

The American Dream Is Dead: Long Live the American Dream

Evanne Schmarder | Posted 04.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Evanne Schmarder

I love full-timers, but being a generation younger than most of our on-the-road peers puts us into another category -- young, full-time RVers -- and that comes with its own set of rewards and challenges.