Hello everyone, it’s been a while! I’m sorry I haven’t posted in a while, but I’ve been busy with a few different things – I’ve been working my regular job, and also been trying to work on finishing my eBook. I’m excited to say that I’ve finished it and had it edited. Now I need to make a cover or have someone make one for me, and I also need to work on the description. If you want to find out more about the progress I’ve made on my eBook, you can check out my website.
People start working from home for different reasons – they may want more time with their kids, or they’re tired of having to dress up for work, or having to pay for gas or child care. Here are the three reasons why I love working from home.
- Don’t have to worry about a commute – This is important for me, because if I was working outside the home right now I’d have to take a taxi to work because I have health problems that prevent me from driving.
- Don’t have to worry about having an expensive wardrobe – I still try to put on half-way decent clothes, but now I don’t have to wear anything real expensive.
- I’m making more now than I did when I worked outside the home – Mostly because of the money I’m saving on cab fare and an expensive wardrobe.
People who work from home often have the freedom to make their own schedule. This can be a blessing, but at the same time, when you work from home it’s easy to put off things until the last minute. This blog post will provide some tips for keeping yourself motivated when you work from home.
I recently read an article on small-bizsense.com that discussed 10 essential tools for home-based entrepreneus. While I agree that several of these are definite must-haves, there were others that I felt were only applicable in certain situations. Here’s my take on essential tools for people who work from home:
When you work from home, it’s important that you stay up to date on strategies that can help you work more effectively, as well as educate yourself about areas you may need help with. For this blog post, I asked a few people who work from home for the recommendations for must-read books for people who work from home or want to work from home – here are their suggestions: