Tag Archives for " working at home "

November 17, 2015

10 Ways to Stay Motivated When You Work From Home

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 […]

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August 31, 2011

Time Management Tips

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 […]

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August 16, 2011

Do you feel as though you have to prove to others that working Online is real WORK?

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 […]

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August 15, 2011

Small business owners : Define your boundaries

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 […]

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July 14, 2011

What is Online Business?

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 […]

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September 12, 2010

Startup Nation ebook: Start your own mom business! (Interview with Mommy Perks owner included)

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 […]

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