Top Things You Should Know Before Working From Home

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Since the start of the global pandemic in 2020, the movement towards work-from-home jobs, which was already well underway across a number of major industries, has accelerated by leaps and bounds. A flood of brand new people, many of whom have no experience with the challenges of making a living outside of a conventional workplace, … Read more

The Best and Worst Things About Working From Home

Best and Worst Things About Working From Home

Here on this site, we’re all about work from home, of course. But we’re also willing to acknowledge that, like all things in life, it can be a mixed bag. Today we’re talking about the best and worst things about working from home. We’ll talk about some of the things we really love about remote … Read more

What Is The Perfect Work From Home Job For You?

perfect work from home job

So you want to work from home, but you have no idea what type of work from home job would be ideal for you. There are so many different types of work from home jobs — call center work, writing, transcription, virtual assisting, moderation, etc., that it can be a little overwhelming thinking about what … Read more

What Is the Difference Between A Proofreader & An Editor?

Proofreading and Editing

I’ve been a writer since, technically, the third grade, when my short story, The Wolf & I, won me third place and $300 in my local library’s writing contest. Yep, that’s right – 300 big ones for a third grader. The nineties were a different time to be a writer. But I digress – my … Read more

10 Ways to Manage Time Efficiently While Working at Home

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Staying focused and productive as a work at home mom is an ongoing struggle for me. I’m the queen of distraction! I love to stop what I’m what doing and read emails and check Facebook. And sometimes I’ll get caught up doing housework, cooking, and cleaning instead of working. Those things are definitely important, but the fact … Read more

How To Calculate Your Rates as a Freelance Writer

How to calculate your rates as a freelance writer

I have been a freelance writer for over 12 years. My first real, paid writing “gig” was as the Managing Editor of my college’s small literary magazine. I was also a writer for our college newspaper – a pretty big deal to 20-year-old me. My stipend was only $100/month, but as I typically write in … Read more