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LiveOps Contributed Article “You work from home? Wow. That must be great but—how do you ever get anything done?” I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard that in my years of working from home. For some reason, people think that “working from home” is a euphemism for “sitting around in my pajamas […]Continue reading
One of the biggest challenges every small business owner faces is Time Management. It’s not easy and people often ask me how I manage my time. I’ve found that planning ahead usually renders the best results. If my husband and I discuss our week on Sunday evening or Monday morning, we can jot things down […]Continue reading
I recently presented a question on Facebook: How many of you small business owners feel as though people don’t always take your job seriously? “Oh – you work at home. You can take as much time off as you want. You can start late, end early, skip a day – whatever.” Do you get frustrated […]Continue reading
As a small business owner, it’s not always easy to set our boundary lines. We oftentimes feel walked on, taken advantage of, used or undervalued. Sometimes, that’s our own fault. Here are a few tips to consider… Know your value and worth Do you have a background that’s rich and extensive? Look around and compare […]Continue reading
Those of us who work Online often run into frustrations, attempting to convince people that we really are working. We are not, in fact, watching General Hospital and game shows all day long. We’re business owners, attempting to earn enough money to feed our kids and pay our bills. Try telling this to folks who […]Continue reading
As some of you might recall, my PCS book business was entered in the first Startup Nation Mom’s in Business contest in 2009. I landed in the top 200 votes. The folks at Startup Nation have now put together a helpful ebook full of tips for working from home, ideas for moms who wish to […]Continue reading