Working at home brings both rewards and obstacles. Via eMoms at Home comes a list of the top 10 keys to work at home success. Tip #10 rings true for me:In order to become successful in your chosen field, it is important to study the people who are already successful, especially if you don’t have […]
I’m not sure how many of you read Lifehacker — it’s one of the top 1000 websites — but my article on home office isolation was just featured on the front page of Lifehacker. Check out Lifehacker’s discussion of home office isolation.
Following yesterday’s post on home office isolation, a few readers wondered if I feel isolated in my home office. I don’t. At least, I don’t right now. When I first started out in consulting, I did feel isolated from time to time. However, over the years, I’ve learned to balance my week with meetings, telephone
Is isolation making you wonder if it’s time to leave your home office? Working from home can sometimes be isolating, making it hard to stay motivated. I recently mentioned that shared office space can help. If there’s a solution like that in your community, go for it. But here are some other tips for dealing
Working from a home office can be a great setup. But, for many people, there comes a time when external office space makes more sense. Here’s how to tell if it’s time for you: Isolation is getting to you. In spite of pursuing activities outside your home, going to business events, meeting with clients and
One way to start working from home is to take up a telecommute job. Even established consultants may enjoy the regular cash flow, structure and stability of a telecommuting position. And, if you’re just starting out, a telecommute job lets you build up some savings and try out working from home. Once you’ve got your
Telecommute jobs – work at home jobs that let you telecommute can be a great transition from full-time office worker to work at home consultant. Work at home telecommute jobs give you the security of a regular paycheck, along with the support of the company that employs you. If you’re interested in many of the
Consulting from home isn’t quite the same as working in an office. Some people worry that, if they start working from home, they’ll feel isolated and depressed. Well, some people would feel that way anyway, but isolation is an important factor to consider. Rather than using it to rule out becoming a consultant, look at