The Magic of Working from Home

Ms. Career Girl

The post The Magic of Working from Home appeared first on Ms. You've heard about working from home. Wouldn’t it be great if you could rock the professional world, have real impact, enjoy your work and never have to leave the house?

How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Work from Home

Career Copilot

When you work from home, you not only get to avoid a messy commute, but you also can save money on childcare, travel expenses, and business attire. Not only that, but working from home provides a more flexible schedule in most cases, and who doesn’t want a little more freedom at work. job tips jobs work at home work from home working from home

Working From Home: Is It The Future?

Career Realism

Poll: Are You More Productive When Working From Home? The research concluded that commuters, on average, have lower life satisfaction scores compared to those who telecommute for work. Those with travel times lasting between 61 and 90 are the worst off.

Winning Ways to Ask about Working from Home

Ms. Career Girl

The post Winning Ways to Ask about Working from Home appeared first on Ms. Working from home sounds like a dream. In reality, working from home is still working. Outline a plan for communication while you’re working from home.

Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It September 14, 2010 · 0 comments Tech for Telecommuters: Work from Home without Looking Like It by Steve Adams The mobile workforce is expected to grow to 1.2

how can I get my boss to let me work from home?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I’d like your advice on talking points when asking my boss about the ability to work from home once a week. I work on a very small team at a very large company. There are usually just three of us from my department in the office on a given day. My boss travels frequently, and is probably in the office only 50% of the time. As a whole, my company is very supportive of working from home.

Press Release: Baby Boomers Solve Common Traveling Problems

Boomers Next Step

In keeping with our BoomersNextStep belief that baby boomers can thrive on making career changes and should not let age stop them from following their lifestyle dreams, I am proudly announcing that I've been practicing what I preach.

Press Release: Baby Boomers Solve Common Traveling Problems

Boomers Next Step

In keeping with our BoomersNextStep belief that baby boomers can thrive on making career changes and should not let age stop them from following their lifestyle dreams, I am proudly announcing that I've been practicing what I preach.

Telecommuting – does your personality fit the work at home profile?

Cube Rules

What follows is a guest post from Ripley Daniels. Telecommuters are individuals who work from home and contribute in every capacity from conference calls to presentations and more. Working from home requires organization and structure.

7 Income Ideas for Work at Home Moms

Ms. Career Girl

Home About Archives Write for Us! Blog Directory Contact Subscribe 7 Income Ideas for Work at Home Moms by Nicole Crimaldi on October 3, 2010 I received the following email from a “stay-at-home Mom&# last week. This advice isn’t only for Work at Home Moms.

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ask the readers: should I band together with coworkers to request a different work-from-home policy?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I work for a medium size team within a large company. There is no particular reason that employees need to be in the office daily; most work is done on an individual basis and the majority of meetings are done by VC with other offices. Of course, being in the office is necessary for building a sense of team, bouncing ideas around, and interacting with other teams, so it’s not like we could all work at home all the time.

6 Common Work at Home Challenges

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal 6 Common Work at Home Challenges January 15, 2010 · 0 comments My work schedule often changes with the seasons. So, what is it really like to work from home?

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3 Big Benefits Of Working In An Office Environment

Career Realism

Many people in the UK are self-employed purely by choice, while others tend to prefer working in the comfort of their own home despite having the opportunity to work among colleagues in an office environment. Working from home certainly doesn’t make you a recluse.

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Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular?

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Why is the Work-at-Home concept becoming increasingly popular? June 2, 2009 · 0 comments by Susan Hutson The work-at-home concept has consistently gained in popularity over the last few years. Many small home businesses have mushroomed, and even in the job sector, there is an increasing trend of work from home jobs of all kinds.

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Telecommuting Search Associate Wanted

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Telecommuting Search Associate Wanted December 3, 2009 · 0 comments I found this on Craigslist and it looks pretty interesting, especially if you’re a really outgoing people-person who wants to work from home but not be cocooned in silence with little day to day interaction. So if you like investigative work, and you’re a real people-person, read on!

Incorporate Your Business

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Incorporate Your Business October 13, 2009 · 0 comments Years ago, when I left my day job in pursuit of working from home full time, I didn’t want to place all my eggs in one basket. I wanted to have a safety net, something to fall back on in case the contract job I was pursing didn’t work out. Do you get a W-2 from the company you work for?

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update: I don’t want to eat or travel alone with people of the opposite sex

Ask A Manager

Remember the letter-writer who didn’t want to eat or travel alone with colleagues of the opposite sex ? I am the person who wrote in last year about not wanting to attend business lunches or travel with someone of the opposite sex, and I wanted to give an update. But for the record, I don’t isolate myself at work, and I have regular meetings in a meeting room, by myself and with others, no matter the sex of the other attendees.

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Work for yourself without financial worries

Penelope Trunk

I am in Boston having post-traumatic stress syndrome from being too close to the town where I went to college. So I thought travel planning would be easy since I know my way around. Then there was the year of me starting a company and traveling every week.

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Why Encouraging Employees to Take Vacation Matters

Ms. Career Girl

Entrepreneurs know what it means to put their nose to the grindstone and work hard to realize their dreams. They may fear a negative review from their boss. Employees Who Travel Are Happy at Work. Employee happiness at work directly impacts productivity.

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5 Ways to make telecommuting better | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog 5 Ways to make telecommuting better Posted to: Working from home February 27th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I have this idea that I am going to start working from home. So I tried working from home, but then I started feeling like I am the most alone person in the world. Don’t you have to work today?” “I’m

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husband wants me to travel on his work trips for support, withdrawing an application over low salary, and more

Ask A Manager

My husband wants me to travel on his work trips for support. My husband has a few physical problems from a stroke in high school. He started at his new company about a year ago and recently was promoted and now is expected to travel more with the company to the other work sites (once a quarter). He really wants me to go with him when he travels. I work from home, so that is not an issue. His work is fine with me going.

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How to make business travel manageable | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to make business travel manageable Posted to: Productivity | Self-management November 11th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook Last year I traveled almost every week. Some weeks I traveled to three different cities. If you are excited about business travel, thinking it’s a free ticket to see the world, you should stop reading now. I love travel.

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Recent Tweets for 2010-10-17

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Recent Tweets for 2010-10-17 October 17, 2010 · 0 comments Commute 20 minutes per day? So What If Telecommuting Did Encourage Travel? Danielle on VirtualVocations.com and Finding Work Leads Commute 20 minutes per day?

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who gets the miles for business travel, boss has one foot out the door, and more

Ask A Manager

Who should get the miles for business travel? If you travel for work, do you think it is okay to collect air miles, airline rewards points, or hotel rewards points in your personal account? I used to travel heavily for work, and always kept the air miles and hotel rewards points for myself; what do you think? I’ve really enjoyed working with her, but she’s not getting along with her boss at all and it’s just not working out.

The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

Ms. Career Girl

More people are working from home than ever before. workers now work remotely at least occasionally, up from only, at the most, 9% of workers in 2007. And remote work has grown far faster than any other commute mode over the last 10 year.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

In navigating and negotiating for yourself at work, consider a concept called “platform negotiating.” Each is a step forward, and can build a “platform” from which you may later request that raise, promotion, bonus, or whatever is on your “big-goal” list.

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FlexJobs: Where We Were and Where We’re Going

Ms. Career Girl

People like working parents, retirees, millennials, entrepreneurs, caregivers, digital nomads, people with disabilities, military spouses, students, environmentalists, and more. The Growth in Flexible Jobs from 2007 to 2017. 38 percent of people work from home occasionally.

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Is Your Job Making You Sick? 7 Work Related Anxiety Triggers and How to Ease the Stress

Ms. Career Girl

7 Work Related Anxiety Triggers and How to Ease the Stress appeared first on Ms. Whether you work from home or go to an office daily; you are always working for someone else. If your work is solid, align with others who are focused and keep your eye on the prize.

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5 Must-Know Tax Deductions if You’re Self-Employed

Ms. Career Girl

It’s great being your own boss, having flexible hours, working from home, and having more tax deductions. But whether you run your own business, live off contract work, or freelance for income, tax season can be very stressful if you’re unprepared. “It’s

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Work at Home Writing Gigs at Internet Brands

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Work at Home Writing Gigs at Internet Brands March 16, 2010 · 0 comments Internet Brands, Inc. Lots of telecommuters are either writers by nature or have turned to writing to supplement their work-at-home income.

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TOUCH ON THESE 9 TOPICS IN YOUR NEXT INTERVIEW

Ms. Career Girl

Manners are key, but don’t shy away from the important elements. Address the following topics in your job interview to get a holistic picture of your potential job and work environment. Then you can be prepared from day one. If possible, when can you work from home?

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Feminism fails because women lie to each other about work. Oh, and go Cubs!

Penelope Trunk

I’m in the Houston airport waiting to fly home and I am sad that I’m not with my kids. It doesn’t feel fun to fly around the country making deals when you have a home life that depends on you. There is no war between working moms and stay-at-home moms.

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ask the readers: should I talk to my employee about her sex offender boyfriend?

Ask A Manager

One employee (with me less than a year) was picked up after work by her new boyfriend. On the other hand, if she should want to do any work from home, I believe this would be a very bad situation if the boyfriend was able to get his hands on any customer or potential customer information. Even if I should ban her from doing any work at home, what is to say she won’t?

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Recent Tweets for 2010-04-18

Telecommuting Journal

Leave a Comment Previous post: National Wear Your Pajamas To Work Day Next post: Always Connected: One Third of U.S. Danielle on VirtualVocations.com and Finding Work Leads Commute 20 minutes per day? 5 days ago So What If Telecommuting Did Encourage Travel?

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Part-Time Work at Home Admin Assitant Needed

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Part-Time Work at Home Admin Assitant Needed August 12, 2009 · 2 comments I ran across this ad on Craigslist and bet it’s perfect for someone who stops here looking for work! I am interested in this work from home job opportunity. I look forward to hearing from you soon! Danielle on VirtualVocations.com and Finding Work Leads Commute 20 minutes per day?

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Living the Dream: Practical Ways to Make Money From Home

Corn on the Job

Have you always dreamed of working from home? Being able to work in the comfort of your home office, or even work abroad as long as you have access to a computer is a great thing. To help you out here is some practical advice for jobs that you can do at home.

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Time for a Career Change? Here’s 5 Careers You May Not Have Considered

Corn on the Job

If Monday mornings find you struggling to gain the momentum to face work, then maybe it’s time to reconsider your career. Work from home. Why work for a boss when there are plenty of careers and options that allow you to earn money from the comfort of your own home.

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Tired of Your Dull Job? Here Are Some Steps to Ponder

Corn on the Job

Work for Yourself. To start with, you could work from home and get a mail forwarding address to make your solo business look bigger. The more you stand out from other employees, the more likely you will be to clinch a promotion or a pay rise.

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Why Do You Telecommute?

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Why Do You Telecommute? January 23, 2009 · 13 comments I starting looking for a way to work from home when I was pregnant with my first child. So my primary reason for looking to telecommute was to be able to be a stay-at-home mom but still contribute to the work force and our bank account. I think it is much greener not to be driving everyday back and forth to work.

Crazy Guy On A Bike Worked His Way Across America

Telecommuting Journal

Home Archives About Contact Subscribe Telecommuting Journal Crazy Guy On A Bike Worked His Way Across America April 27, 2010 · 4 comments The key word to note here in the title is “WORKED.&# I connected a modem to the hospital room phone line and was able to work.